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Safilo Unveils Newly Renovated Optical Collection, Reinforcing Its Design Heritage

PADUA, Italy—Safilo Group unveils a completely renovated optical collection, redesigned with a new concept and positioning while reinforcing the company’s technical and aesthetic heritage. The collection will be available in select optical stores this fall. This new Safilo collection builds on the company’s heritage of technical and aesthetic content with a new range of optical frames which celebrate superior design, functional innovation and “Made in Italy” know-how that the brand is recognized for. The Safilo optical frames which speak to a “demanding and educated consumer” and celebrate the Italian DNA of the brand includes a balance of mixed styles in…


AOA Celebrates Grand Opening of Renovated National Headquarters Building

(L to R) President-elect Christopher Quinn, OD; president Andrea P. Thau, OD and immediate past-president Steven A. Loomis. ​ ST. LOUIS—The American Optometric Association (AOA) commemorated the completion of a multimillion-dollar renovation to its headquarters here on Feb. 1. AOA president Andrea P. Thau, OD, and the AOA Board of Trustees were joined by AOA members and local officials for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the completion of the remodeling project. “Optometry is proud of our deep roots in St. Louis and this building is an investment in our outstanding community, our members and our mission to advocate for patient…