Wesley Jessen

Wesley Jessen VisionCare, Inc. manufactures soft contact lenses in the United States and in countries such as Japan, the United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Luxemborg, Germany, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina and Australia. In 2001 Wesley Jessen VisionCare, Inc. was acquired by CIBA Vision making CIBA Vision's combined sales force the largest in the industry. Wesley Jessen Vision...
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Ocular Sciences

Ocular Sciences Inc. was founded in 1983 and acquired by CooperVision, a division of CooperCompanies, in July of 2004. The company is based out of Concord, California and manufactures soft contact lenses such as disposable toric, cosmetic, aspheric, multi-focal, sports and extended-wear lenses. Ocular Sciences markets their products exclusively to eye care practitioners, both in private practice a...
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CooperVision

Founded in 1979, CooperVision is a division of CooperCompanies (COO) and markets a broad range of contact lenses throughout the world. CooperVision is one of two divisions making up CooperCompanies, the other being CooperSurgical, which supplies medical devices, diagnostic products, and surgical instruments and accessories that are primarily used by gynecologists and obstetricians. In 2004 CooperV...
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CIBA Vision

As the eye care unit of Novartis AG, CIBA Vision benefits from the strengths and resources of one of the largest healthcare companies in the world. Novartis is a world leader in healthcare, with core businesses in pharmaceuticals, consumer health, pediatrics, eye care and animal health. A global leader in researching, manufacturing and development of contact lenses and contact lens care products, ...
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Bausch and Lomb

Bausch and Lomb Incorporated, one of the oldest American companies still operating, was established by John Bausch in 1853 when he opened an optical shop in Rochester, New York that sold eyeglasses, magnifiers, microscopes, and other products imported from Europe. Not long after the shop was opened, Bausch needed to borrow sixty dollars from his close friend Henry Lomb and promised him that, if th...
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Johnson and Johnson

Johnson and Johnson Vision Care, Inc. (JNJ), headquartered in New Brunswick, New Jersey, is an international manufacturer of medical devices, pharmaceutical devices and health care products. Established in 1885 to design a line of ready-to-use surgical dressings, Johnson & Johnson has grown to be one of the leading providers of health care products in the world. Johnson and Johnson Vision C...
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