The partnership will be headquartered in Dubai and will take Derivision’s longstanding relationship with Yateem and Hassan Opticals to a new level of collaboration.
Maui Jim Sunglasses, the fastest growing polarized sunglass maker in the world, available across the GCC region including Saudi Arabia, displayed their complete range of sunglasses at the Julius Baer Beach Polo Cup, Dubai 2013 which took place on the 19th & 20th of April 2013. Continue reading
Maui Jim Sunglasses, partners with mamemo productions, for Julius Baer Beach Polo Cup, Dubai 2013. Continue reading
Ferrari, Maserati, Fiat.. they have an eyewear connection… ‘a strong and genuine one’ according to Andrea Tessitore, CEO of Italia Independent. Dressed in a striped jacket with skull faces embroidered on his shoes, he is not your regular CEO but when he gets talking, you know he means business. Continue reading
Eye issues affecting Middle East residents include Keratoconus, Trachoma as well as dry, red and itchy eyes due to region’s harsh climate Continue reading
Vision–X Dubai is providing the optimum opportunities to network, conduct business, keep abreast of key optometry and ophthalmic trends, and attend workshops. Continue reading
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.
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.
Companies and brands from the global and regional optical and ophthalmic industry showcase the latest technologies and trends. Continue reading
The Middle East’s most lucrative event for the regional and global Optical and Opthalmic industry kicks off tomorrow (9 April, Tuesday) at Dubai World Trade Centre. Continue reading
Now in its 14th year, Vision-X Dubai 2013 returns as the Middle East’s most established and sought after Optical and Opthalmic exhibition and conference. Continue reading
EGMA Optical Supplies marks another major milestone with the birth of its newest project, the Eyecon 2013. The Eyecon 2013 was a successful introduction of an industry-related event that consists of exhibition, a high level of networking and educational seminars. Continue reading
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.
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
The 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.
The Spring 2013 eyewear collection from Marks & Spencer has sunglasses in elegant designs and subtle colours with interesting nuances like animal prints and interesting patterns. Round, square, cat eye frames and oval in a myriad of colours those who demand style and elegance in their sunwear. Continue reading
Lahaina, 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