2020 News Archive

  • AOA Mobilizes in Response to COVID-19

    Friday March 27, 2020

    March 27, 2020 — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Optometric Association has mobilized its public awareness, advocacy, and clinical resources.

  • 12 Steps to Putting a Pandemic Plan in Place

    Thursday March 26, 2020

    March 26, 2020 — COVID-19 stats continue to soar and optical shops and practices across the country are feeling the crunch. Here are 12 steps to form your own plan in place.

  • ImprimisRx to Provide Optometrists with Telemedicine Services

    Wednesday March 25, 2020

    March 25, 2020 — Harrow Health, Inc. and ImprimisRx have entered into an exclusive agreement with Doxy.me, a full-service telemedicine solution.

  • The Vision Council Shares Latest COVID-19 Study Results

    Tuesday March 24, 2020

    March 24, 2020 — The Vision Council has released the results of its Midpoint March COVID-19 Optical Impact Consumer Study to members.

  • COVID-19: Critical Information + Resources for ECPs

    Friday March 20, 2020

    March 20, 2020 — Optical retailers—from solo practitioners to large chain operators—have never been so challenged as they are in the face of the coronavirus pandemic.

  • The Vision Council Releases COVID-19 Consumer Study

    Friday March 13, 2020

    March 13, 2019 — The Vision Council (TVC) has released the results of a COVID-19 optical impact consumer survey to its members.

  • Marcolin and Massimo Renon Terminate Contract

    Monday March 9, 2020

    March 9, 2020 -- Marcolin Group’s Board of Directors and Massimo Renon have agreed to terminate their contractual relationship after three years.

  • Marvin Freeman Has Passed

    Wednesday January 15, 2020

    Jan. 15, 2020 -- Marvin Freeman, a pioneer of luxury eyewear, passed away last Sunday night. A maverick in the industry, he changed the idea of eyewear being functional to fashion forward.

  • Vision Care Market Sees 2.4% Growth

    Thursday January 2, 2020

    Jan. 2, 2020 -- The just-released VisionWatch market research report for Q3 2019 reveals a full 2.4% overall growth year over year with $43.39 billion in retail revenues, signaling a strong upward sales trend.