Eco Friendly Lab Equipment Saves Money and Environment

Totally Optical ( wrote this great article on Eco Friendly Lab equipment! The optical industry is a little behind in the green, eco eyecare movement, and it's good to know that lab equipment is catching up. What is even better, our sponsor are some of the eyecare suppliers that offer eco friendly options! 'It seems as … [Read more...]

Optical Specialists Offers ‘Acuity With A Vision’

I'm tooling around Vision Expo in the equipment area and run across Bill Schwartz of Optical Specialists and we get to talking about everything he does and plus Visual Acuity Systems. It is very obvious to me that Bill loves equipment and technology. He fixes ophthalmic equipment for therapy, he does digital signage, he is into technology and he … [Read more...]

Reindeer Decorated Optical Lab Equipment By Fast Grind International

John Corsini at Super Systems- Fast Grind International sent us this very fun reindeer decor  for their Fast Grind all in one lens surfacing optical lab equipment. It was my first laugh of the day!  Note the red nose and antlers. Very clever! … [Read more...]

Santinelli International Joins the Optical Vision

We are very happy to announce that Santinelli International is now a sponsor of Most of you probably know the name Santinelli and that the company is in the edging and optical equipment side of the eyecare business. Some of you might know Gerard Santinelli as he is a member of the famous EyeRock Band and you have seen … [Read more...]

Super Systems Optical-Fast Grind International Signs As Sponsor

One of the first people who contacted us months ago was John Corsini of Super Systems Optical Technologies. Super Systems or you might know them as Fast Grind International offers just more than lens grinding equipment- it's a one stop shop for tinters, lab supplies, finished single vision lenses, edgers, auto groovers, layout blockers, rimless … [Read more...]

Diaton-Tonometer Signs as Sponsor!

True confessions- I didn't really know how important a tonometer was until I spoke with Roman Iospa of Bicom which produces the Diaton Tonometer. . (It is the procedure of eye care professionals to determine intraocular  fluid pressure (IOP) in the eye and is extremely important in the evaluation of patients with glaucoma- which means every eye doc … [Read more...]

Hilco Tool Giveway- Optician Works

Hilco Tool Give-Away 16 Chances to Win- It's Easy Opticianworks and Hilco have come together to offer you a chance to win one of the following: One of 2 complete sets of 8 pieces of Hilco Ergo Pliers 1 of 12 PD Sticks 1 Pair of Hilco Ergo Flat- Round Snipe Pliers 1 Pair of Hiclo Ergo Wide- Jaw Pliers Rules: Register by July … [Read more...]

Breaking News- Vision Systems Inc- Signs as Sponsor

We are very excited about our first equipment vendor- Vision Systems. I first spoke with Leo Hadley (Sales and Marketing Director) with 15 minutes of background music of equipment being shrink wrapped. Learned a lot about the proper shipping and handling of equipment in that 15 minutes- never thought about it, but he's right- if you are purchasing … [Read more...]