The Rodenstock Group has announced that it has completed a refinancing of its senior debt facilities, with a new term loan of €395 million (AU$647 m) maturing in seven years. The company has also secured a new revolving credit facility of €20 million (AU$32 m). Read more
The Japan Fair Trade Commission has raided the offices of several contact lens manufacturers for alleged breaches of the country’s antimonopoly laws. Read more
A new research project examining the proteins that circulate in the eye’s fluids has the potential to pave the way for a test to diagnose glaucoma that doesn’t rely on intraocular pressure.
ASX-listed medical device company Visioneering Technologies (VTI) is aiming to raise up to $11.1 million in new capital after securing fresh commitments from lead investors.
The program, named the Transitions Style Acady, will be introduced this week in Brisbane.Attendees will receive advice from stylists regarding the latest trends and Read more
The ‘Eye Screen for Ice-Cream’ public glaucoma screening will take place on Monday 11 March, and will target people aged over 40 who may Read more
Dr Elaine Chong, Professor Alex Hewitt and Dr Stuart Keel were among 13 recipients recently awarded 2019 Ophthalmic Research Institute of Australia (OIRA) grants Read more
ACOD will deliver the full Certificate IV in Optical Dispensing HLT47815 to students ployed in the capital city and surrounding areas from July, and Read more
EssilorLuxottica has announced its first set of financial results as a merged entity, however, the company’s share price fell sharply due to apparent future governance concerns and the postponement of an investor day. Read more
In a move designed to strengthen the professional development opportunities available to the wider sector, including non-Specsavers staff, the optical chain has increased local Read more