Vision Ease Launches Single Vision 1.67 High-Index Lenses

RAMSEY, MINN. (March, 2016) – VISION EASE has introduced a new line of single vision 1.67 high-index lenses. The lenses offer customers the most thin, lightweight, single vision 1.67 high-index lens configurations in the optical industry. The new product line is a result of VISION EASE’s recent acquisition of South Korean high-index … [Read more...]

HOYA Vision Care launches Seiko Optical Website

LEWISVILLE, TEXAS, (FEBRUARY , 2015) Hoya Vision North America has launched a website for its Seiko Optical U.S. subsidiary: www.seikovision.com A portion of the new website will be dedicated to the Seiko Elite program, a program developed by eye care professionals for eye care professionals in order to help with practice growth and development. … [Read more...]

Hoya Acquires Nexus Vision Group

HOYA Vision Care announced the acquisition of Nexus Vision Group, LLC and its affiliated laboratory partners in five states. Nexus is headquartered in Grove City, OH. “This acquisition expands HOYA’s US footprint, establishes a greater local presence and allows us to better serve our customers,” said Barney Dougher, President of HOYA Vision Care, … [Read more...]

Recycled Lens Art By Frances Scholz

Many of our readers follow or have Liked/purchased some of Frances Scholz's wooden eyeglass sculptures. Frances opened her creative vitreous eye juices to try a new medium with recycled lenses. The result is a mixture of eco friendly op-art that we love. 80% of the recycled lenses are from the Lions Club rejection. 20% are rejected lenses from … [Read more...]

Vision Council Announces Publication of New ANSI Z80.1 For 2015

*The Vision Council Announces Publication of ANSI Z80.1–2015, Prescription Ophthalmic Lenses - Recommendations *Alexandria, VA (December, 2015)* – The Vision Council  as the Secretariat Administrator for Accredited Standards Committee Z80 is pleased to announce the publication by ANSI of the 2015 revision of Standard Z80.1, Prescription … [Read more...]

Signet Armorlite Announces KODAK DSII™ Progressive Lens

  Signet Armorlite Announces KODAK DSII™ Progressive Lens – The Highest Level of KODAK Progressive Lens Design Carlsbad, CA (December, 2015) - Recently, Signet Armorlite, Inc. (SA) undertook a rebranding of its Kodak Lens product line as the Kodak Lens Professional Series. SA also renewed its commitment to deliver exceptional innovation … [Read more...]

Coppertone Polarized Lenses Now Available in Green

RAMSEY, MINN. (Nov. 2015) – VISION EASE introduces Coppertone Polarized Lenses in green. The new color option features enhanced color contrast ideal for outdoor enthusiasts. The polarized polycarbonate lenses are immediately available in 75 mm and 80 mm SFSV; D28 bifocal; and decentered Novel progressive styles. All Coppertone Polarized … [Read more...]

FastGrind Releases New ADDvantage HD Plus Digital Progressive Lenses

Cincinnati, OH – November 2015 - As FastGrind rounds out a busy year of product launches and upgrades, the official release of their newest lens is here. ADDvantage HD Plus digital progressive lenses are now available for an enhanced in-office lens surfacing experience with FastGrind. ADDvantage HD Plus is the latest lens upgrade from their … [Read more...]

Vision Ease Acquires Daemyung Optical For Expanded Product Range

RAMSEY, Minn. (Nov., 2015) – Ophthalmic lens manufacturer VISION EASE immediately expands its product portfolio and distribution capabilities with the acquisition of Daemyung Optical Co. Ltd. (DMO). Details of the deal were not disclosed. DMO is the second largest optical lens manufacturer in Korea, with two production facilities in South Korea … [Read more...]

Vision Ease Lens Launches SunRX Poly 75 mm Blue Lenses

To meet growing consumer interest in polarized lens color options, VISION EASE broadens its SunRx product line with new SunRx polycarbonate SFSV 75mm blue lenses. SunRx blue lenses are immediately available in 4.00, 6.25 and 8.50 base curves. Blue lenses are ideal for active consumers looking to enhance visibility for tennis and golf, and … [Read more...]

Shamir AR Coating Glacier Available At Walman Optical

Shamir Insight of Freeform® progressive lenses, announced their AR Coating, Glacier PLUS UV, is now available to order from Walman Optical. On September 25, 2015, Shamir executives Raanan Naftalovich, CEO, and Rich Dailey, VP of Sales & Business Development, celebrated with Walman executives Marty Bassett, CEO, and Bryan Schueler, VP, as the … [Read more...]

PFO Global Launches Online JusttheRX.com

PFO Global Launches Industry First Disruptive Online Model Aimed at High Growth Revenue Opportunity Proprietary Online Eyewear Solution "JUSTtheRx.com" Website and Program Promote Direct Brick and Mortar Care Quality Online IRVING, TX - PFO Global, Inc. (OTCQB: PFGB), the innovative manufacturer and commercial provider of advanced prescription … [Read more...]

Vision Ease Video Sends A Great Message To Be Our Best

We love this Vision Ease Video with a great customer service message. The message: empowering people, businesses and society to be their best. They listened to their customers, trying to understand their and the consumer needs and invested in scientific discovery to improve lives through better vision. Great message.   … [Read more...]

Lens Trend: Tints On Demand Technology

Adlens started the movement of adjustable focusing eyewear. The NBT (Next Big Thing) will be the adjustable tints or so called Tints on Demand. This eyewear/ lenses technology will allow the wearer to adjust their own tints via a knob on the side of the frame. This is not new technology,  In 2007, the University of Washington introduced their … [Read more...]

Silhouette x Adidas Eyewear x Digital Eye Lab Launch Adidas Performance Rx Program

NEW YORK – Renowned eyewear company Silhouette International, manufacturer of adidas eyewear, has partnered with award-winning Digital Eye Lab (DEL) to launch a unique program for eye care professionals (ECPs). Entitled ADIDAS PERFORMANCE RX, the program will enable ECPs carrying adidas sports performance product to place orders more efficiently … [Read more...]