Carl Zeiss Vision and Rodenstock have entered into a cross-license agreement for patents covering certain ophthalmic lens technologies, including Carl Zeiss Vision’s back-surface freeform progressive lens technology. Continue reading
The British Contact Lens Association (BCLA) is urging contact lens wearers to always buy their contact lenses under the supervision of a registered practitioner and in person. Continue reading
The exhibition celebrating 20 years of design history for the Swiss eyewear brand, götti SWITZERLAND, was launched with a major opening on Sunday, March 24th in Lucerne. Continue reading
Mykita has partnered with French accessories brand Côte&Ciel, known for their iconic designs for people on the move, to create a distinctive collection of protective eyewear pouches. Slipped into a pocket or bag, frames will not only be easily accessible but also travel in style. Continue reading
Beauty lenses continue to grow in demand; more users buying dailies Continue reading
HOYA Launches AR Treatment that Reduces Blue Light from Back-Lit Screens. Several studies as well as data from OSHA and ISO, all show there are hazards associated with the High Energy Visible (HEV) Blue Light portion of the light spectrum. Continue reading
LENSAR Laser System Receives CE Mark approval for Corneal Incisions in Cataract Surgery Continue reading
Boston, USA, February 2013 – Adlens®, the global leader in variable focus eyewear, hosts an inspirational sales event to coincide with the opening of its Boston office.
March 2013 – There’s nothing more natural than the color of wood and the softness of leather. And there’s certainly nothing more stylish than wearing these every day, like veritable style details. Continue reading
A high quality Danish design frame with wooden temples Continue reading
With these biodegradable acetate material frames, ProDesign is facing society and working with sustainable development and the present environmental debate. Continue reading
Essilor announced its plans to reinforce its commitment to visual health, with the launch in 2013 of the first preventive lenses offering selective protection against harmful blue light Continue reading
March 2013 – The culture of Native American tribes takes shape in the new Kaos and La Matta collections manufactured by Area98. The designs, colors and patterns characterizing the fabrics and decorations of these ancient peoples have inspired the creation of the new models introduced at Mido. Continue reading
ECPs Can Now Help Children Combat Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS) as HOYA Launches SYNC Lenses in Phoenix® Material Continue reading
Celebrity chef and host of Food Network’s “Restaurant Impossible,” Robert Irvine, participated in International Vision Expo East 2013 in NYC. He said, “Transitions lens and I have partnered together to literally tell the world what it is like to wear Transitions lens.” When asked whether being a partner of Vision Expo East is actually helping with the branding, Robert said, “Absolutely! We got doctors, and optometrists and all these people here. Some people are afraid to say that they are afriad to try Transitions. Listen, get it out there. Let the people understand that there are lot of choices and that Transitions has a lens for every lifestyle.”
Former baseball player Cal Ripken Jr. made an appearance at the Transitions Optical Booth to share his experience about the importance of eye care.