Briot USA Releases New Optical Tablet Device

Cumming, GA: Briot USA, a company of Luneau Technology Group, announced the release of a brand new optical tablet device aimed at assisting opticians with fast and accurate measurements, frame selection, and lens option descriptions along with an enhanced virtual reality feature.  The ultra portable and light-weight tablet device allows for Opti … [Read more...]

Visionix Inc. Announced Re-Branding of Popular Wavelens Pro

Visionix Inc. announced the re-branding of the popular lens analyzer “Wavelens Pro” to the VX 40. This re-branding effort allows for a streamlined product portfolio, and offers easily identifiable devices made by the Visionix brand. Aside from a new name, the VX 40 also features an updated software platform featuring enhanced prism analysis. This … [Read more...]

Santinelli Offers Titanium Pad Arm Kit

(2014, Hauppauge, NY) – Complementing its new collection of optical tools, supplies and working aides, Santinelli International now offers a simple and effective way to add nose bridge support to plastic frames with its Titanium Pad Arm Kit. The addition of nose pad arms is a perfect solution for patients with low nose profiles who prefer wearing … [Read more...]

Santinelli’s New Xtrimer SE-1 5-Axis “Milling” Industrial Edging Platform

January, 2014, Hauppauge, NY – Santinelli International, the leader in lens finishing equipment, unveils its all-new Xtrimer SE-1 Industrial Edger featuring dry cut lens edging technology. The Xtrimer SE-1 provides state-of-the-art processing with its revolutionary “V” tool design which introduces an entirely new and more efficient method of … [Read more...]

Visionix Announces the Release of New Automatic Lensmeter

Cumming, GA: Visionix Inc. announced the release of their newest automatic lensmeter. The VX 35 is a wavefront based lensmeter featuring a 130 point simultaneous measurement. Built with patented Visionix Power Map technology, the VX 35 offers exceptionally rapid and accurate measurements. This instrument also features a unique green light … [Read more...]

Super Systems Optical Enhances Website

CINCINNATI, OH – December, 2013 - Super Systems Optical Technologies has implemented major changes to their website at featuring new content and interactive media. Home of the in-office lens surfacing system FastGrind, Super Systems Optical Technologies also provides optical equipment and lenses for thousands of eyecare … [Read more...]

Santinelli Introduces Spring Hinge Tool Kit

December, 2013, Hauppauge, NY – Augmenting its new collection of optical tools and working aides, Santinelli International now offers a unique Spring Hinge Tool Kit which assists with the removal, repair and replacement of spring hinge temples with ease. The kit is an optician’s must-have working aide as it simplifies the reassembly of “pesky” … [Read more...]

Santinelli Introduces Breakthrough Edging Station

November, 2013, Hauppauge, NY – Santinelli International introduces its most compact and economical lens finishing system in the company’s history, the LE-700 Edging Station. The unit’s ultra-simple design and attractive pricing will appeal especially to ECPs with space and budget limitations. “Next-step” wizard technology takes the operator … [Read more...]

AIT Unveils E.5 Patternless Lens Edger

AIT Industries, headquartered in Bensenville, Illinois, is releasing a new midrange patternless edging system.  The WECO E.5, exclusively offered by AIT offers integrated drilling, lensometry, autoblocking, grooving, safety bevel, and wrap frame edging.  The E.5 makes the processing of the most challenging jobs a breeze for lab personnel. Its new … [Read more...]

Santinelli’s Mark Kaplan Promoted to New Position

October, 2013 – Hauppauge, NY. Santinelli International recently announced the promotion of Mark Kaplan to Business Development Executive, NY Metro. For the past 12 years, Kaplan held the post of Sales Consultant and is the recipient of the company’s Chairman Award for his outstanding efforts. According to Gerard Santinelli, President & CEO, … [Read more...]

AIT debuts VOLK® Pictor Portable Retinal Imaging System

AIT Industries, headquartered in Bensenville, Illinois, has become a distributor of Volk’s  portable retinal imaging system and debuted the device at the Vision Expo West. The VOLK® Pictor is a hand-held digital imaging system designed to take retinal images in infra-red or white light as well as anterior segment photos of the eye. Pictor grants … [Read more...]

Santinelli Launches New Line of Tools & Supplies

September, 2013, Hauppauge, NY – Proudly celebrating 40 years in business this year, Santinelli International has created its long-term leadership position by providing top-rated lens finishing equipment and support. Now, the company has vastly expanded its selection of high-quality supplies, frame parts, tools and accessories, offering convenient, … [Read more...]

Visionix x Latham & Phillips Form Strategic Partnership

The Luneau Technology group, based in France, which develops, manufactures, and markets Briot and Weco edgers, and Visionix refraction and diagnostic instruments is pleased to announce a capital investment in Latham & Phillips Ophthalmic (L.P.O) based in Columbus, Ohio.  Cumming, GA: Luneau Technology specializes in ophthalmic diagnostic … [Read more...]

Special Deals With A.I.T Industries

AIT Industries has some special rebates on WECO equipment through the month of August. The visuReal has recently come down in price and they offering a multi-unit special on the visureal. Their Smart RK-11 has had some recent hardware improvments including a new Samsung Processor and Bluetooth connectivity. … [Read more...]

Visionix L79 ARK/Topo Case Study By Dr. Mark Gottlieb

As technology changes, I find that patients are more savvy about whether or not their physician keeps up with newer technology and advancements in their field.  It is partially because of this knowledge that I decided it was time to replace my old keratometer and autorefractor with a new instrument that could also perform topography.  In the … [Read more...]