Prevent Blindness x Allergan= Free Vision Screenings

CHICAGO (March, 2017) – Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest volunteer eye health and safety group, and Allergan (NYSE: AGN), a global leader in eye care for nearly 70 years, have embarked on a joint effort to promote healthy vision. As part of their recently launched ‘See America’ initiative, Allergan is working with Prevent Blindness to sponsor … [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...]

Freebie Friday: Kodak Lens Patient Video For The Reception Room

As a benefit to independent ECPs, Signet Armorlite has produced a new waiting room video. Independent ECPs can use the video to educate and inform patients on the types of vision correction available in eyewear, as well as lens options. Benefits    Helps patients understand the value of their eyewear   Engages patients with a … [Read more...]

ClearVision’s Dilli Dalli Photo Contest To Share On Facebook Page

ClearVision Introduces Photo Contest, DilliDalliKids Encourages patients & ECPS to share on the Dilli Dalli Facebook page Hauppauge, NY – Dec, 2015 –* Eyewear industry leader ClearVision Optical introduces its latest photo-driven social contest, #DilliDalliKids, for its Dilli Dalli customers and their patients. Held … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Webinar on Growing Your Eyecare Practice Via Facebook

Bob Main is having another free webinar on how to use Facebook for business or How To Grow Your Optical Practice Using Facebook.  Save the date on December 16, 2015. There are a variety of times available and space is limited. Sign up here For Free at ECP Web Coach … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Win A Trip To Vision Expo East 2016

This seems way in advance, but if you want to go to New York, you have to start September 1. Signet Armorlite is running a contest on winning a FREE trip to Vision Expo East 2016 just by dispensing Kodak Progressive Lenses. The contest runs from September 1 to December 31, 2015. To register clickKodak Lens. … [Read more...]

What’s In The Opti-Box! FREE Stuff

A new company has sprung up out of nowhere called Opti-Box. You ask, what the hell is that! It is a new and interesting concept in which optical suppliers can reach the  eye care professional via FREE STUFF in an Opti-Box. Every month twelve boxes are filled with Ophthalmic oriented items, ranging from samples, lenses, frames, displays, … [Read more...]

Free Webinar: How To Set Up And Manage Facebook Business Pages

Bob Main is having a FREE webinair on Facebook Business Pages On Wednesday, April 29. There are 3 available times to pick from. Anyone who has questions about Facebook in General should attend this webinair.. I signed up.... and think everyone should attend. As we all know, while Facebook is not really growing in the amount of followers, it is … [Read more...]

Free Stuff: All About Vision Releases Free Patient Handout

In the spirit of holiday giving, has released a new, free patient handout for eye care practitioners. The handout, which can be customized with practice information, focuses on tips for contact lens wearers. “These are answers to questions that we see patients seeking every day,” says’s senior editor, Gary … [Read more...]

Bob Main x Eye Care Pro Bringing Internet Education For ECP’s 

Bob Main, a 35 year industry veteran recently launched the formation of, an internet education company for ECPs. In addition EyeCarePro has signed on as an educational sponsor for  ECPWebCoach is a free educational resource center where ECPs can learn about internet marketing and how to use marketing and social … [Read more...]

Reminder: iCoat’s Reward Program Ending December 31

Remember how we did our Use It Or Lose It with Coop Advertising?  The same goes for many of your other programs such as the iCoat 2014 Rewards Program in which you can earn MONEY for each qualifying job order. Won't those Gift Cards come in handy over the next 2 very expensive months? If you have not signed up, it is not too late, email icoat … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Free WebMetrics of Successful Practices Webinair

Web Metrics of Successful Optometry Practices on Wednesday, November 5th.  We’re in a data driven world, and the only way to survive, compete and excel, is to harness the data and turn it into actionable information.  Join EyeCarePro’s Jason Daniels as he identifies and walks you through 6 key web metrics that every Practice needs to measure and … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Transitions Releases Free Online Education “Riding The Age Wave”

PINELLAS PARK, Fla.,  2014 – Transitions Optical, Inc. has released a poster and online education course, “Riding the Age Wave”, to help eyecare professionals educate patients on how normal healthy aging affects their vision, and to advise them on options for treatment that will restore, maintain and enhance their vision. The course, available … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: ebook on Benchmarks Your Practice Should Monitor

Via VisionWeb: 8 Benchmarks ODs Need to Monitor in Their Practice  Are you both the doctor and CEO of your practice? Spending time on your patient’s health is important, but what about the financial health of your practice? We’ve put together the 8 most important benchmarks your practice should monitor and compare your practice’s performance … [Read more...]

Freebie Friday: Eyecare Practice Management Resources

Every year we update our listing of FREE Practice Management Resources for EyeCare Professionals. Since we just did Becoming an Eyecare Consultant with listing of eyecare professionals who have practice management blogs, we are now providing a list of FREE Resources of where to find FREE Practice Management Tips via blogs, podcasts or newsletters. … [Read more...]