Attention: We live in the future. Order contact lenses from your wrist with the 1-800 CONTACTS app for Apple Watch
Today, humanity takes a massive step toward reaching our shared dreams of jetpacks, hoverboards, the singularity, and fat-free cronuts: 1-800 CONTACTS announces their new Apple Watch app which allows the reordering of contact lenses in just two taps. Two taps. New contacts. From your watch. We live in the future. The app also features LensGauge which […]
1-800 CONTACTS Breaks Ground on New Corporate Headquarters
At a groundbreaking ceremony today, 1-800 CONTACTS, Inc. announced it will be constructing a new corporate headquarters facility in Draper, Utah. The Company anticipates completion and occupancy of the new facility in July 2015, which will be located in the Draper Pointe development, just west of Interstate 15 and north of Bangerter Highway.
Glasses.com Releases 3Dfit Technology to Change the Way People Buy Glasses
Now available for iPad, the glasses.com app featuring 3Dfit technology uses advanced virtual try-on to make shopping for eyewear reliable, easy and fun.
1-800 CONTACTS Names Tim Roush Chief Marketing Officer
1-800 CONTACTS announced today that Tim Roush has been named chief marketing officer. In this role, Roush will be responsible for leading all marketing initiatives and partnering with 1-800 CONTACT’s leadership team to drive profitable growth.
1-800 CONTACTS Sees Clear Benefits to Expanding in Utah
1-800 CONTACTS is delivering on a vision to expand in Utah. Today, along with the Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED) and Economic Development Corporation of Utah (EDCUtah), the company announced an expansion that will bring 654 new jobs to Salt Lake County.
WellPoint Completes Acquisition of 1-800 CONTACTS, Inc.
WellPoint, Inc. (NYSE: WLP) today announced the completion of its acquisition of 1-800 CONTACTS, Inc. 1-800 CONTACTS is the largest direct-to-consumer retailer of contact lenses in the U.S., providing consumers with a convenient and affordable way to purchase contact lenses through its easy-to-remember, toll-free telephone number, “1-800 CONTACTS” and its www.contacts.com web site; or glasses through its glasses.com web site. The company serves approximately 3.3 million customers.
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