Technology

Kid-approved eyewear showcased by many top manufacturers

By Troy Patterson When it comes to pairing eyewear with children, the fit, comfort and style all play a role in helping young people develop...

Top brands innovating to offer high-performance shades

By Troy Patterson The sports and sun eyewear sector is a virtual battleground of technology and innovation as we head deeper into 2017. High-end eyewear designers...

HOYA announces acquisition of Central Optical Company, brings Digital Surfacing Technology to Manitoba and...

HOYA Vision Care Canada has announced a definitive agreement to acquire the Central Optical Company. A regionally focused optical lab founded in 1955 by optometrists Dr....

Premium lenses – High-end solutions from top manufacturers

Optical lenses are a $1.8 billion-a-year industry in Canada, according to the latest figures from the Vision Council’s VisionWatch Canada report. About 8.2 million pairs...

NEXT GEN: Tech-savvy optometrist Dr. Patrick Sauvageau

By Troy Patterson Dr. Patrick Sauvageau has found time to practice, teach, invent and create multiple businesses in his seven years of optometry. The 31-year-old father's...