Alan Yuster Joins EGMA LLC as Senior V.P.

Alan Yuster has joined EGMA LLC as senior Vice President. EGMA LLC is a new Dallas laboratory providing high quality, full service distribution of complete eyewear, lenses, frames and instruments. EGMA will preview its own branded lenses as well as the Rodenstock branded lenses and frames at Vision Expo New York. “This new laboratory is being […]

Kirk & Kirk Partner With Luxe Lab For US And Canadian Distribution

Kirk & Kirk are delighted to announce that Luxe-Lab will be distributing their Vivarium and Solarium collections in the US and Canada.  The British company, launched at Silmo 2014, have already made an impact in the optical market winning the Newcomer Award at Hall Of Frames, voted by Swiss and German opticians, and also a Silver Award at The London Design Awards, a […]

California Optical Laboratories Association Joins The Vision Council

Alexandria, VA (January 2, 2013) – The Vision Council, the largest association of manufacturers and suppliers of the optical industry, and the California Optical Laboratories Association (COLA), an organization of full-service optical laboratories from California and other Western states, today announced that they have entered into a comprehensive Joint Operating Agreement – effective immediately – […]

The Vision Council Launches In-Office Processing Web Series

Online testimonials offer insight into benefits, costs for ECPs to consider when investing in lens equipment: ALEXANDRIA, VA (November 5, 2012) – Eye care practices that are only performing exams and running a dispensary could be missing out on a third profit center: in-office processing. An insightful new web series created by The Vision Council […]

VisionWeb Announces Optical Lab Of The Year Award

Austin, TX – October 22, 2012 – VisionWeb, the premiere provider of technology solutions to the eyecare industry, announced today their 2012 VisionWeb Lab of the Year Honorees. Selected honorees for 2012 are Luzerne Optical, Wilkes Barre, PA; Milroy Optical, Tampa, FL; and Vision Craft, Walled Lake, MI. The VisionWeb Lab of the Year program […]

X-tra Lite Optical Offers New Digital Surfacing Equipment

X-Tra Lite Optical announced it has moved to a new location and added a new digital surfacing lab to support their on-going growth. The new lab space and acquisition of new digital technology from Schneider Optical Machines will allow X-Tra Lite to produce digital lenses in-house. X-Tra Lite has moved to 15865 Chemical Lane, Huntington […]

HOYA Lab Opens in Iowa

LEWISVILLE, TEXAS, (September, 2012) The free form revolution has come to Iowa! HOYA Vision Care announced today the grand opening of their newest laboratory in Des Moines, Iowa. “The opportunity to locally service independent ECPs in another market is exciting for us. The Des Moines area is growing and we want to grow with it,” […]