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Essilor Canada sponsors the Salon des opportunités

Essilor Canada recently sponsored the Salon des opportunités – a job fair geared toward newcomers to Montreal’s metropolitan region – at UQAM’ Sherbrooke Pavilion...

Plastic Plus opens new state-of-the-art optical lab

Plastic Plus, Canada’s largest independent optical lab is pleased to announced the opening of their new state-of-the-art optical lab manufacturing facility in Toronto. The new 30,000...

NEXTGEN: Picking up the passion of opticianry

By Troy Patterson Courtney Thornborrow finds rewards in opticianry through the reactions she sees from “first-time wearers.” Be it children or those who have yet to...

Transitions shows it’s ‘Future Ready’ at Academy

By Denis Langlois More than 900 industry professionals from North and South America attended the 22nd annual Transitions Academy in Orlando, Fla. The two-day, invitation-only event,...

FRAMED: Removing barriers to vision care

By Denis Langlois Within its first few months of operation, Winnipeg-based Mobile Vision Care Clinic provided more than $30,000 in free eyewear to children in...

Shades for pop stars to stay-at-home moms

Safilo says the new styles in its Moschino spring/summer 2018 eyewear collection are a true expression of the Fashion House. The collection, produced and distributed...

New facility allows Plastic Plus to significantly boost lens output

By Denis Langlois Plastic Plus has moved into a newly renovated, larger facility, which its President says will allow Canada's largest independent optical lab to...

Celebrity-inspired eyewear

By Jody Johnson-Pettit People love to emulate celebrity style. Celebrity-named, endorsed and inspired eyewear continues to be a popular choice for those who want to make...

Look of Luxury

By Troy Patterson Luxury eyewear keeps consumers coming back to the brands they love by offering a level of quality to match a luxurious reputation. Ranging...