Category Archives: Middle East

Happenings : Vision-X Dubai on 9th April, 2013

Happenings : Vision-X Dubai on 9th April, 2013

pre-reg-1OGO LAUNCHES ICE WATCH EYEWEAR IN THE MIDDLE EAST. 

French leading manufacturer, LOGO, in corporation with their distributor in the Middle East, AMICO are launching for the first time in Middle East, the ice watch eyewear and sunglasses collections. Cool and trendy eye wear are available in 12 different colors.

NIKON LAUNCHES SEECOAT BLUE FOR THE 1ST TIME IN THE MIDDLE EAST.

Nikon innovates and offers a lens that reduces High Energy light filtered by crystalline lens and the proportion reaching our retina. Seecoat Blue lens filters harmful high energy light and resists to Scratches,Reflection,Smudge & Dust

GKB LAUNCHES DAYNITE IN THE MIDDLE EAST. 

Take the 5 minutes DAYNITE Challenge. After 5 minutes in the Hot Sun, DAYNITE is darker than any other photo chromatic. Good for drilling in rimless, super HC and MC adhesion, clear transmission and monomer produced by Japanese company.

JOHNSON & JOHNSON LAUNCHES – ONE DAY ACUVUE MOIST FOR ASTIGMATISM

1st daily disposable for astigmatism with wider range of parameters with two unique technologies that fits comfortably all day. A new daily disposable soft toric contact lens for individuals with astigmatism, a common vision problem which effects how the eye focuses light. 1-DAY ACUVUE® MOIST® for ASTIGMATISM is made using LACREON® Technology.

 

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What took place at Vision-X Dubai’s Day 2

What took place at Vision-X Dubai’s Day 2

ESSILOR LAUNCHES VARILUX S SERIES   pre-reg-1

Varilux S series are the most sophisticated progressive lenses of the Varilux range. Created by using the latest advances in optics and the deep understanding of wearers physiology.

Discover Unlimited Vision with the Varilux S series.

ECO-FRIENDLY WOODEN EYEWEAR LAUNCHED

Italian brand Feb 31st launched its eco – friendly wooden eyewear for the first time in the Middle East. The eyewear frames will be available at outlets in the UAE within the month said MENA distributor Marco Bonapace of Vision Eye wear. Feb 31st founder Stefano Sarti Cipriani said: “We source the wood from the United States and Canada and it is fully certified by the Forests Stewardship Council, which also monitors and certifies our production process.

MULTIFOCAL LENSES MAKE A DEBUT 

CIBA Vision debuted new Air Optix Aqua multifocal contact lenses, which offer superior vision for emerging presbyopes in those people approaching 40, through regional distributor AMICO. Presbyopia is an age-related condition that causes blurred near vision. It typically starts at around age 40 and causes people to squint or hold reading materials at arm’s length to help their eyes focus.

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Retro elegance for the new Marc Jacobs 2013 Collection of sunglasses

Retro elegance for the new Marc Jacobs 2013 Collection of sunglasses

The Marc Jacobs 2013 eyewear collection features four new sunglasses with a vintage-chic spirit: bold geometric shapes and thick volumes give these models a contemporary personality with a lovely retro twist.

Women’s models

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A large, flat silhouette and square shape with skilfully rounded edges is the predominant focus of these women’s sunglasses. Their stunning colour contrasts and translucent nuances on the front and pearled tones on the temples define the elegance of this model. Refined stylistic details, such as the unique hinge exclusively developed for the Marc Jacobs eyewear collection, denote quality and elegance. The temples feature clean, simple yet sophisticated profiles, highlighted by thin metal details.

These sunglasses reflect the new 2013 collection’s colour palette: blue, turquoise, red and green, as well as classic tones of black and brown.

The round-shaped models have an oversize silhouette with clean, slim profiles. The vintage-inspired allure stems from appealing colour contrasts between natural tones of striped Havana on the front and pearled nuances on the temples, illuminating the frame that comes in shades of black, brown, Havana, Havana red and Havana green

Men’s models

mmjThe round-shaped men’s models look to the past with their 40’s-inspired style which is emphasised by bold volumes and elegant details, such as the rivets that frame the front and the clearly visible metal core on the temples. The colour palette is vibrant and made up of red with tone-on-tone mirrored lenses, dark Havana with green lenses, transparent brown with blue lenses, dark gray with brown lenses, transparent light blue with mirrored shaded green lenses and transparent ochre with gray lenses.

The flat, geometric-shaped glasses are 80’s rock-inspired. The temples metal core and the rivets on the front are unique signature details of this model. The colour palette includes nuances of striped brown/horn with dark brown lenses, dark Havana with brown lenses, gray with brown lenses, mélange blue with Havana blue lenses, black with gray lenses and green Havana with green lenses.

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Setting the pace for athletic performance : Maui Jim’s New Hot Sands Sunglasses

Setting the pace for athletic performance : Maui Jim’s New Hot Sands Sunglasses

Kingston_MJM2583Lahaina, HI, February 28, 2013 – Maui Jim has hit the ground running with a new sunglass style that sets the pace for the company’s next level of eyewear for athletic performance. The new aerodynamic design of Hot Sands embeds the company’s patented PolarizedPlus2® lens technology into a sleek, flexible model that is ideal for a wide range of fast-paced, active sports demanding eyewear with superior fit, durability and anti-slip features. Continue reading

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