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New event director announced by Vision Expo

Vision Expo has announced Joanne Mohr as the new Event Director for Show co-owner Reed Exhibitions. Mohr, in conjunction with the team at partner organization...

Essilor Canada Technical Advisors at your service

True to its mission of Improving lives by improving sight, Essilor Canada is proud to present its Technical Advisors. They are committed to partner...

Marcolin Group renews eyewear agreement with GUESS

Marcolin Group, one of the worldwide leading eyewear companies, and GUESS, a global lifestyle brand, announced today the early renewal of an exclusive license agreement for...

Beyond Plaid Eyewear launches new collections for North America

Beyond Plaid Eyewear takes fashion eyewear in a new direction with unique Collections launching throughout North America in January of 2018. Michael Pachleitner Group of...

Top Lens Tech for 2018 – Brands in focus

By Troy Patterson As 2018 rolls out, the top lens manufacturers in Canada are focusing on their technological advances in the field, while at the...

A love affair with frames – Nova Scotia’s Moulton Optical

By Denis Langlois Deborah Moulton says she has had a love affair with eyeglasses since she received her first pair of shades at age six. A...

NEXTGEN: Dr. Sherif El-Defrawy is optimistic about future of eyecare

By Troy Patterson The next generation of eyecare professionals inspires veteran ophthalmologist Dr. Sherif El-Defrawy. The professor and chair of the Department of Ophthalmology and Vision...

Bold and beautiful – Women’s eyewear trends 2018

By Jody Johnson-Petit Frames with oversized fronts, vintage designs and streamlined styles are each expected to be popular among female consumers in 2018. “Some of the...

Vintage revisited – Men’s eyewear trends 2018

By Denis Langlois What’s old is new again when it comes to one of the hottest trends for men’s eyewear in 2018. Eyewear companies say many...