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OAA and LES Ink Deal on Recruitment Listings

OAA and LES Ink Deal on Recruitment Listings

  LAKELAND, Tenn.—The Optician’s Association of America (OAA) has announced it will join Local Eye Site’s LES Power Network, effective Nov. 1, 2012. The LES Power Network is the leading online job site for the eyecare and eyewear industry.   Recruitment advertising that is placed with LES  or through one of the 22 “Power Network”

West Groupe U.S.A. to Service East Coast Retailers Directly

MONTREAL—WestGroupe www.westgroupe.com, manufacturers of KLiiK denmark, Fysh UK and Evatik, has announced that as of July 1, 2012, WestGroupe U.S.A. has assumed responsibility of directly managing the East Coast distribution of their brand portfolio in the U.S. Classique Eyewear, based in San Diego, Calif., remains the exclusive distributor for the West Coast market in the

Warby Parker Eyes More Growth With $36.8 Million in New VC Funding

NEW YORK—The further development of its brand and an expansion into retail appears to be in the sights of online retailer Warby Parker www.warbyparker.com as a U.S.   Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regulatory filing late last week indicates the two-and-a-half- year-old company has raised $36.8 million in new venture capital funding, with a total