VISION CARE TECHNOLOGY YEAR IN REVIEW

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Lenses from clear and polarized to photochromic and complete edging systems were among 2018’s new technologies. visit VisionCareProducts.com for more details.

SIGNET ARMORLITE KODAK UNIQUE DRO PROGRESSIVE LENSES (MAY)
• utilize Dynamic Reading Optimization technology
• improve overall optics and reduce oblique astigmatic errors in the reading area
• full size, backside lens available in six corridor lengths and more than 60 materials
• feature iSync and Vision First Design
Signet Armorlite, Inc.
800.759.0075 | SignetArmorlite.com MarketingLiterature@SignetArmorlite.com

SHAMIR AUTOGRAPH INTELLIGENCE LENSES (NOVEMBER)
• progressive lenses use Artificial Intelligence to ascertain a wearer’s “visual age” without the need for questionnaires
• incorporate three technologies: EyePoint Technology AI, Continuous Design Technology and Visual AI Engine
• available in both fixed and variable designs and a full range of materials
Shamir Insight, Inc.
877.514.8330 | ShamirLens.com Info@ShamirLens.com

AXIS 900 AUTO LENSOMETER FROM OPTISOURCE INTERNATIONAL (MAY)
• a green light beam helps to achieve more accurate measurements
• predicts lens type and automatically switches measuring mode
• compatible with high curved lenses
• measures contact lenses with an included contact lens measuring kit
• features sleep/power-saving mode
OptiSource International
800.678.4768 | 1-800-OptiSource.com Info@1-800-OptiSource.com

ZEISS UVPROTECT CLEAR LENSES (APRIL, MAY)
• complete UV400 protection in clear, organic lens material
• helps to reduce premature aging of the skin and risk of cancer and cataracts
Carl Zeiss Vision, Inc.
866-596-5467 | ZEISS.com/Lenses

EYENAVISION CHEMISTRIE COMPLETE (JULY)
• Six styles feature micro-magnets blended into the frame
• Made in Italy, frames come in three colors made of premium acetate
• 24 polarized sunlens colors are available as add-ons
• Patients who purchase also receive a gray, brown or G-15 Chemistrie clip
Eyenavision, Inc.
888.321.3939 | Eyenavision.com Info@Eyenavision.com

TRANSITIONS SIGNATURE LENSES STYLE COLORS AND XTRACTIVE STYLE MIRRORS (JULY)
• Transitions Signature lenses style colors are: sapphire, amethyst, amber and emerald
• Transitions XTRActive style mirrors come in gold, silver shadow, red, pink, green and blue
• Outdoors, lenses have a mirror finish, while indoors, the mirror fades to a light reflection with subtle color
Transitions Optical, Inc.
800.848.1506 | TransitionsPro.com CustomerService@Transitions.com

LEXCE EDGER FROM SANTINELLI (MAY)
• fully automated auto clamping 3D Tracing
• features a safety-bevel with multi-function Shape Modifaction (shape editing) and Drill Hole Imaging
• able to grind all materials
• easy to use with a step-by-step Wizard for beginners or Professional Mode for experts
• High Definition CAD Blocker
Santinelli International, Inc.
800.644.3343 | Santinelli.com | Sales@Santinelli.com

ESSILOR ULTIMATE LENS PACKAGE (AUGUST)
• Patients receive a second pair of qualifying lenses (at equal or lesser value; frame purchase required) at no cost through ECPs enrolled in the offer
• single vision package includes Eyezen+, Crizal Sapphire 360°UV and Transitions Signature lenses
• progressive package includes Varilux X Series, Crizal Sapphire 360°UV and Transitions Signature lenses
Essilor of America, Inc.
800.542.5668 | EssilorUSA.com

ESSILOR INSTRUMENTS PRO-E 700 EDGING SYSTEM (NOVEMBER)
• compact, table-top edger for high-volume processing
• user-friendly interface
• processes complex jobs such as Chemistrie Clips, safety-beveling, sport-eyewear, engraving and creative shapes
• integrates with lab management software, Essibox and Essilor tracer-blockers
• requires no vacuum or compressed air
Essilor Instruments USA
855.393.4647 | EssilorInstrumentsUSA.com Info@EssilorInstrumentsUSA.com

VSP SUNSYNC ELITE PHOTOCHROMIC LENSES (OCTOBER)
• lenses utilize a proprietary technology to change from dark to clear in seconds
• offer 100% UV protection, targeted blue light filtration and a 100% satisfaction guarantee to VSP members
• provide exceptional outdoor darkness and indoor clarity
VSP Optics Group
VSPOpticsGroup.com | OpticsInfo@VSP.com

NUPOLAR MIRRORS MIRROR-COATED POLARIZED LENSES FROM YOUNGER OPTICS (NOVEMBER)
• available in silver, gold and blue mirror coating
• offered in both single vision and digital PAL designs in SFSV hard resin and will be available in polycarbonate by the end of 2018
• Mirror coating applied to semi-finished lens at the factory, not the lab, for faster turnaround time
Younger Optics
800.366.5367 | YoungerOptics.com Marketing@YoungerOptics.com

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