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ABB Optical Group reports strong contact lens sales in the US

February 21, 2017

Daily disposable contact lenses fueled ABB Optical Group sales in 2016 which was a strong year for contact lens growth, according to a press release from the company.

Daily disposable growth increased nearly 23% and represented 76% of all growth in the category for 2016.

Essilor continues to grow in corrective lenses, sun wear

February 21, 2017
For year-end 2016, Essilor reported earnings growth, expanded its operational and geographic reach and strengthened its leadership team, according to a press release…

X-Cel adds Atlantis scleral designs

Primary Care Optometry News, February 2017
X-Cel specialty contacts announced the addition of two new lens options to its Atlantis Scleral product line. The Atlantis Scleral Multifocal is a bi-aspheric multifocal…

Vino Optics launches new color deficiency correction lenses

February 13, 2017
Vino Optics has announced that Oxy-Iso Rx color correction lenses are now available to eye care professionals. The lenses, which improve color vision, can be cut and…
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ABB Optical Group reports strong contact lens sales in the US

February 21, 2017
Daily disposable contact lenses fueled ABB Optical Group sales in 2016 which was a strong year for contact lens growth, according to a press release…

Essilor continues to grow in corrective lenses, sun wear

February 21, 2017
For year-end 2016, Essilor reported earnings growth, expanded its operational and geographic reach and strengthened its leadership team, according to…

X-Cel adds Atlantis scleral designs

Primary Care Optometry News, February 2017
X-Cel specialty contacts announced the addition of two new lens options to its Atlantis Scleral product line. The Atlantis Scleral Multifocal is a…

Vino Optics launches new color deficiency correction lenses

February 13, 2017
Vino Optics has announced that Oxy-Iso Rx color correction lenses are now available to eye care professionals. The lenses, which improve color…

In the Journals

Bandage contact lenses effectively treat AKC

February 9, 2017
Bandage contact lenses are appropriate treatment for adenoviral keratoconjunctivitis-related ocular surface problems, according to researchers. …

In the Journals

Good visual quality after LASIK seen with multiaspherical corneoscleral lens

February 9, 2017
Corneoscleral contact lenses with multiaspheric geometry design provide good visual acuity and quality on irregular corneas after LASIK in myopic…

AOA urges FTC not to adopt proposed changes to Contact Lens Rule

February 8, 2017
The American Optometric Association urged the Federal Trade Commission not to adopt proposed new changes to the Contact Lens Rule ordering doctors to…

Coalition recommends changes to Contact Lens Rule

February 6, 2017
The Coalition for Patient Vision Care Safety and Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Inc. recommended sales quantity limits and email communication…

Pearle Vision works to build patient trust, CMO says

February 2, 2017
Nearly half of Americans said their trust in the world has gotten worse, so Pearle Vision, recently ranked by Entrepreneur as the 24th franchise…

Hilco Vision acquires Croakies

February 1, 2017
Hilco Vision announced the acquisition of Croakies Inc., the Wyoming-based manufacturer of eye wear retainers and other outdoor lifestyle…

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