Baum Vision To Distribute Komono Eyewear

Costa Mesa, CA) – Distribution House, Baumvision, announce their partnership with Komono eyewear. Baumvision will be the designated United States sales and distribution agency for Komono’s optical and sunglass collections. Baumvision’s distribution support in the eyewear industry aligns with Komono’s brand purpose to their new and existing customers. Baumvision will start immediately on the strategic […]

WooDone Grows With New Wood Eyewear Factory

The original idea of WooDone – set up in 2011 by two entrepreneurs from Alto Adige, Thomas Oberegger and Klaus Tavella, who were inspired by the breathtaking views of the Dolomites – strengthens its position in the eyewear industry and confirms the uniqueness of the brand and its products by inaugurating the new Wood Production […]

Sightbox Raises $1.8 Million For Contact Lens Biz

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov., 2016 — Vision care startup Sightbox has raised $1.8 million to fund a new service for people who wear contact lenses. The service combines popular aspects of vision insurance, online retail, and customer service for consumers while also generating new business for the more than 50,000 local optometry businesses across the US. […]

Safilo x Stratasys 3D Printed Eyewear

MINNEAPOLIS & REHOVOT, Israel–Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company announced that Safilo, the world’s second-largest producer of eyewear, is using the Stratasys J750 full color, multi-material 3D printer to produce photorealistic frames 60% faster than with traditional prototyping methods. According to Daniel Tomasin, Product Sample Coordinator at Safilo, the adoption […]

Paws N Claws Eyewear Announces “Hot Dudes in Specs” Photo Contest

Paws N Claws Eyewear recently launched a new promotional contest via Facebook, entitled “Hot Dudes in Specs.” Winners receive the chance to appear in the Paws N Claws 2017 calendar, among other great prizes. Pittsburgh, PA, 2016:  Paws N Claws Eyewear aims to attract a younger demographic with their latest social media initiative, in the […]

Eyeking Opens Design Studio In California

Melville, New York — Eyeking, the worldwide leader in performance eyewear, is pleased to announce the opening and staffing of a design and development studio in Irvine, California. This elite team will focus on the ideation and creation of Under Armour Eyewear and Hobie Polarized collections. Scott Betty, Senior VP of Design for Eyeking stated, […]

Board of Directors Of Safilo Approves Financial Results

Sales of the going-forward brands gain momentum with Q2 growing 9% Progress on cost savings contributed to improved operating performance in Q2 Padua, August, 2016 – The Board of Directors of Safilo Group S.p.A. has today reviewed and approved the results of the first half of 2016. The first half of the year was one […]