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How to get a good deal on glasses

WASHINGTON — It’s use-it-or-lose-it time for flex spending accounts that close down at year’s end, and a local consumers group has advice for people considering new glasses.Shopping around to compare prices for eyewear may not be helpful, depending which stores you check, according to Washington Consumer’s Checkbook.“There’s a company called Luxottica, for example, that owns a lot of the factories but also owns Lens Crafters and Pearl Vision and the optical centers within Target stores,” said...

Eyewear Market Is Set to Expand at an 8.8% CAGR Between 2017 and 2023

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Eyewear mega deal could hurt U.S. consumers, but still be approved

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The world’s biggest eyeglass frame maker is planning to merge with the largest lens maker in a tie-up U.S. antitrust experts fear will be bad news for consumers, but could still be approved. FILE PHOTO: The Luxottica name is reflected in a pair of sunglasses in this photo illustration taken in Rome February 4, 2016. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi/Illustration/File PhotoFrance’s Essilor (ESSI.PA), the prescription lens maker, has asked U.S. regulators to bless its merger...