Santinelli International takes Philly

July, 2017, Hauppauge, NY – Santinelli International, the leading distributor of lens finishing equipment, recently convened in Philadelphia, PA for their annual National Sales Meeting. July, 2017, Hauppauge, NY – Santinelli International, the leading distributor of lens finishing equipment, recently convened in Philadelphia, PA for their annual … [Read more...]

Super Optical Launches Profit Calculator for Eyecare Providers

Cincinnati, OH – April 2016 – Vision Expo East launched the formal debut of the all new Optical Profit Center showcasing how to increase profits at your practice through a small lab set-up and dispensing area. Super Optical, one of five contributing companies to the booth, found the best way to show increased profits was to offer an inter-active … [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...]

Super Optical Recycling Waste With Shark Glass

Cincinnati, OH – 2016 – In an effort to be more eco-friendly, Super Optical International has teamed up with Shark Glass Recycling North America to use recycled windshield glass in their Cincinnati based lens manufacturing facility. Shark Glass Recycling is a market leader in the recycling of post-consumer windshields, providing solutions for both … [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...]

FastGrind/Super Optical Launches Blue Light Lens: BlueShield

The conversation around digital eye strain (DES), and the negative effects blue light can have on eye health has been a hot topic in the optical community. Super Optical International’s BlueShield blue light lenses, exclusively made for FastGrind, will be released at Vision Expo in Las Vegas. By utilizing BlueShield in conjunction with … [Read more...]

PUPIL: On-Demand Eye Exams That Come To You

A Colorado startup is aiming to make eye care more accessible by launching an on- demand vision testing service preformed in the comfort and convenience of the home or office. Patients simply book a day and time on Pupil’s website, and a professional technician arrives to oversee a 30 minute vision exam which determines their need for … [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 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...]

Santinelli Associates Build Fifth Habitat for Humanity Home

The associates at Santinelli International are at it again, participating in their 5th Habitat for Humanity Home Build on October 10, 2015. Not only did the associates open up their tool chests, they also opened up their wallets to provide necessary funds required for build materials needed on site at the Long Island, NY home. Not only did the … [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...]