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Canadian actor becomes FENDI ambassador

Canadian actor, musician and model Rob Raco has been named the ambassador for the FENDI men’s eyewear collection for both the spring/summer 2019 and...

Aloha! to Maui Jim

Nearly four decades after Maui Jim first launched, the world’s fastest-growing premium eyewear company continues to design and test its products in its namesake...

Marcolin Group announces operational changes

Marcolin Group, one of the worldwide leading eyewear companies, has announced that Giovanni Zoppas is leaving his responsibilities in the Group, while still remaining...

Centennial appoints two vice-presidents and director of HR

Allen Nightingale, president of Centennial Optical, has announced the promotions of Gerald Johns to vice-president of frame sales and Mike Jones to vice-president of...

Difference in the Details

New hinge designs, frame materials and manufacturing processes are helping to create both fashionable and functional eyewear for the Canadian marketplace. By Jody Johnson-Petit &...

Spotlight: Dragon Eyewear to launch eco-friendly line

Dragon Eyewear, a globally recognized performance eyewear brand by Marchon, will be launching Sept. 1 a new eco-friendly, plant-based resin eyewear offering. Beginning this fall,...

FYidoctors | Visique Acquires 11 Vision Expert Clinics in Quebec

FYidoctors | Visique, the world's largest optometrist-owned eye care company, today announced the acquisition of all 11 Vision Expert clinics located in Quebec. The...

VEW returns to Vegas in September

Registration is now open for Vision Expo West 2019. Returning to the Sands Expo Convention Center in Las Vegas from Sept. 18 to 21, this...

Create exceptional kids’ eyewear experiences

By Trudi Charest, RO It’s back-to-school time and that means new eyewear! Kids today are more informed than most people realize. They watch a lot of...