Nuance Audio: What you see is what you hear

Nuance Audio: What you see is what you hear

EssilorLuxottica launches first hearing aid glasses According to the World Health Organization (WHO), one in four people worldwide is expected to have hearing problems by 2050. At the same time, the undersupply in the hearing aid market is serious. One reason for this is that hearing systems are often associated with a lot of stigmatization….

Generation Z

Generation Z

What awaits the labor market? Current studies show that with the so-called Generation Z, young people are currently entering the labor market who have completely different values and expectations than their predecessors. As a result, they pose completely new challenges for the HR sector − but also new opportunities and possibilities. This article was provided…

The history of ColorMatic

The history of ColorMatic

A state-of-the-art technology for photochromic lenses Photochromic lenses by Rodenstock have a very long history. For more than 55 years now, the product has been continuously improved. The primary development goals were always the same: rapid reaction kinetics in lightening and darkening, an almost transparent lens indoors and a comfortably darkened lens in the sunshine….

Revolutionizing myopia management

Revolutionizing myopia management

A novel approach to treating children’s myopia The global surge in myopia prevalence has raised concerns among practitioners, driving the need to develop effective myopia management solutions. A lens with asymmetric myopic peripheral defocus (MPDL) has been specifically designed to address the problems related to progressing myopia which fully corrects the refractive error at the…

10 things you should know about PFAS

10 things you should know about PFAS

The regulation of “Forever Chemicals” In 2023, the much-discussed ban of approximately 10,000 substances − so called PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) − already made big waves in the European Union. Now there are also initial plans to regulate PFAS in the USA − but the potential ban is polarizing. On the one hand it…

Ocuco invites labs to the webinar: Investing in LMS

Ocuco invites labs to the webinar: Investing in LMS

Industry experts from OCUCO host the interactive webinar “Investing in LMS: What to Consider for Your Lab’s Success” on Thursday, May 30, at 11 am EDT (8 am – 9 am PDT). This session will explore the crucial factors for selecting a modern Lab Management Software (LMS) and its potential impact on enhancing lab efficiencies.

Hoya Vision Care partners with EAOO

Hoya Vision Care partners with EAOO

Hoya Vision Care announced a partnership with the European Academy of Optometry and Optics (EAOO) to deliver educational content and sessions, in line with Hoya’s commitment to widely share knowledge and technical advances in the field of optometry and myopia management.

Rodenstock announced continued solid financial performance for 2023

Rodenstock announced continued solid financial performance for 2023

The Rodenstock Group announced its results for the financial year 2023. The group increased consolidated pro-forma net sales to 506.1 million euros (previous year 505.3 million euros on a pro forma basis), driven by continued strong sales growth of its B.I.G. VISION product portfolio of biometric progressive lenses and the highly successful launch of MyCon lenses for children.

Zeiss: Double-digit revenue growth in first half of fiscal year

Zeiss: Double-digit revenue growth in first half of fiscal year

The Zeiss Group was able to continue its double-digit growth despite a challenging market environment in the first half of fiscal year 2023/24. The company continues to drive its investment strategy and transformation into a data- and process-driven organization.