|ESSILOR OF AMERICA, Inc., Varilux Expansion The new array of Varilux lenses feature W.A.V.E. Technology 2™ that identifies and manages distortions to deliver sharp vision at every distance, even in low light. Essilor will provide ECPs with training and patient-friendly messaging in addition to expanding its consumer ad campaign to address the new range. 800-542-5668, essilorusa.com.
||RUDY PROJECT, Shamir Duo for ImpactX Patent-pending, free-form, no-line bifocal lenses, Shamir Duo™, are available for Rudy Project’s proprietary ImpactX™ material, which comes with a lifetime guarantee. It has a lower refraction index, internal stress, and chromatic dispersion than polycarbonate, resulting in higher definition. 888-860-7597, rudyprojectusa.com.
||US OPTICAL, Thin Wrap HD Lenses Rolling out two sunglass free-form lenses, US Optical’s Thin Wrap HD™ progressive and Thin Single Vision Wrap HD™, reduces 6.00D- and 8.00D-base wraps by 40% by creating a dynamic engineered viewing zone and using advanced algorithms. 800-445-2773, usoptical.com.
||SHAMIR INSIGHT, INC., Single Vision Extension SuperLite™ 1.74 Transitions‘ Signature VII™ in gray and brown is now part of Shamir’s single vision material availability. The company has also expanded the base range for single vision polycarbonate polarized 82mm to include 7.25, and its single vision blanks are compatible with all free-form designs. 877-514-8330, shamirlens.com.
||YOUNGER OPTICS, Transitions Drivewear Lenses in Trilogy Trivex The only polarized photochromatic lenses that adapt to conditions behind the windshield, Transitions‘ Drivewear‘ lenses can now also benefit from the high-impact resistance and superior optics of Trilogy‘ Trivex‘ material. The lenses are available in hard resin and polycarbonate. 800-366-5367, drivewearlens.com/trilogy.|