Automeyez Launches PDq A Faster PD Measuring Tool

Coral Springs, Fla. – 2017 – Automeyes Optical Solutions, an emerging technology platform, has developed an even faster and simpler way to take patient-fitting values, called “PDq.” PDq is designed to simplify the measurement-taking process as this new service requires no frame or other on-face fitting device. Automeyes, which is revolutionizing … [Read more...]

Santinelli International Expands Technical Support

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., April, 2017 – In a continuous effort to provide innovative customer service, Santinelli International has created a convenient way for customers to directly access its library of over 30 proprietary “AdvantEdge” Technical Support videos by utilizing QR Code technology. The lens finishing equipment leader premiered this … [Read more...]

A.I.T. Industries Shows How To Customize Eyewear

Customization is the name of the game today. Some consumers are decorating their own eyewear, others are opting for interchangeable temples and 3D Printed eyewear. One of easiest, personalized and customized service an eyecare provider can offer is specialized and unique lenses. A.I.T. Industries right on trend has the right lab equipment to … [Read more...]

Santinelli Releases New Catalogue

2016, Hauppauge, NY – Santinelli International has recently expanded its selection of high-quality lens finishing equipment, supplies, frame parts, tools and accessories, as showcased in the company’s new catalog. The extensive product line now includes over 1,000 items providing dispensaries and finishing labs with convenient, “one-stop” shopping. … [Read more...]

EyeBeam Allows You To Customize Eyewear

Eye ­DNA announces release of Eye­Beam, a laser engraver for optical materials compatible with Eyedentify eyewear and accessories. This new machine enables the operator to easily create their own branded private label product, via engraving names and logos on plastic and metal eyewear in seconds. Eye­Beam features a laser for high­speed marking and … [Read more...]

Super Optical’s Presale of FastCoater at Vision Expo West

After collecting input from previous shows, focus groups, and beta tests; Super Optical International is gearing up to offer presales of its newest ECP profit center for in-office production, FastCoater. The new tabletop hard-coating machine was designed and implemented with the independent ECP in mind. FastCoater perfectly complements FastGrind, … [Read more...]

A.I.T. Industries Launches New WECO Tracer/Blocker At VEE16

AIT Industries is launching the new WECO C.6 Tracer/Blocker at at Vision Expo East in New York.  The WECO C.6  is the first dedicated blocker featuring wave-front power mapping technology. This advanced feature allows you to see progressive lens designs with the lens shape superimposed, making edging progressives lenses incredibly fast and easy for … [Read more...]

New LE 1200 Lens Edger By Santinelli @ VEE 2016

At Vision Expo East 2016, Santinelli International will be introducing the all-new LE-1200 Lens Edger. The model features a newly designed multi-frame tracer, software that offers a shorter cycle time for higher productivity and a special tailored min- bevel function. In addition, Santinelli will unveil a NEW trade show booth featuring eight … [Read more...]

It’s Not Too Late To Make Your Equipment Purchases

Capital Expenditures are one the top ways to get tax write offs. It is not too late to get your equipment now. Congress passed a tax extension package(source: Section 179.org) that includes a modification to Section 179 tax deductions so that they are applicable on up to $500,000 in equipment expenditures, permanently. Many of these companies are … [Read more...]

Briot Launches New Technology

Cumming, GA: Briot USA, a brand of the Luneau Technology Group is pleased to announce the launch of the Attitude, a new edging system that unveils advanced new technology with features geared towards increasing ease of use and broadening the scope of capabilities for opticians. Key new features include state of the art tracing technology, faster … [Read more...]

Luneau Technology x AIT Industries

Cumming, GA: The Luneau Technology Group, which develops, manufactures, and markets Briot and Weco edgers, and Visionix wavefront based refraction and diagnostic instruments is pleased to announce the merger of AIT Industries based in Bensenville, IL with its Briot USA Subsidiary. Luneau Technology USA consists of the Briot and Visionix brands.  … [Read more...]

Super Systems Optical Technologies is Now Super Optical International

Cincinnati, OH – June 2015 – Super Optical International, known previously as Super Systems Optical Technologies, has updated their name and logo. As the leader in technology and supplies for in-office optical solutions since 1923, Super Optical International has spent the last year making upgrades to their product lines and website to meet the … [Read more...]

Smartphone Eye Exams Launch in New York

First it was the $29.00 eye exam. Then came the Eye Exam Kiosk. Several years ago, the first Eye Exam apps were launched. Now it is Blink, a new mobile Eye Exam launched in New York. Blink a product of EyeNetra, is a mobile friendly eye exam that will come to you for $75.00. A 'Visioneer' comes to your location and will use other devices instead … [Read more...]

Santinelli Introduces Silicone Adhesive Nose Pad Cushion Kit

Hauppauge, NY - The new Silicone Adhesive Nose Pad Cushion Kit from Santinelli International includes thirty pairs of individually-wrapped cushions in three sizes: small, medium and large. These self-adhesive nose pad cushions are made of high-quality silicone pads, sourced from B&S GmbH. Neatly packaged and sold in a self-contained … [Read more...]

I Love the Caribbean – They Love FastGrind

I love the Caribbean and have taken many vacations there over my adult life time, visiting a lot of different islands. Antigua was my first and when I fell instantly in love with the region. I probably fell in love because my first visit was during a rainy cold winter from native England. But it wasn’t just the sparkling blue sea and sunshine it … [Read more...]