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Browsing: January 2015
ON THE COVER IN THE KIDS’ ZONE. Wiley X, Inc. makes its debut in the…
Since free-form lenses have been around for a number of years, I thought it was a good time to discover what ECPs are looking for in these lenses. To find out, I interviewed four optical professionals. Kevin Rehak, OD, owner, Colonial Family Eyecare, LLC, Royersford, PA; James Whitfield, optical manager, New Castle Eye Care, New Castle, DE; William Bips, optical manager, Certified Opticians, Plymouth Meeting, PA; Paul Kohan, general manager, Philadelphia Eyeglass Labs, Philadelphia, PA. Here is what they shared with me.
What do you get when you combine a little bit of edginess, modern styling, and carefully crafted design? Jack Purcell, the newest collection to join REM Eyewear’s Converse line.
When carbon fiber was introduced to the optical industry awhile back it had some success, but its popularity has grown in recent years. Carbon fiber is strong, durable, flexible, and lightweight, and provides a host of interesting things you can do with color. Revolution Eyewear was so keen on carbon fiber that it introduced its Carbon Fiber Collection which takes these frames to new heights.
3D FRAME SOLUTIONS, Custom 3D Printing Software ECPs can measure, customize, manufacture, and finish eyewear…
In celebration of its 50th anniversary, Smith Optics recently released the Archive collection, featuring five exact replicas of original Smith frames that debuted in 1988, 1991, and 1993-Cheetah, Mt. Shasta, Marvine, Delano, and Cornice, with three additional models (Rebel, Tioga, and Questa) set to debut at press time. Each style is labeled with its initial launch year and offered in its original colors.
HAPPY 15TH ANNIVERSARY, VCPN! One and a half decades ago, a small yet highly determined…
Sporty? Simple? Funky? The current crop of spring cases will suit every wearer’s lifestyle.
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