News & Reviews

India Eyewear Market Outlook to FY'2018 - Rising Popularity of Online Eyewear Portals

NEW YORK, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:India Eyewear Market Outlook to FY'2018 – Rising Popularity of Online Eyewear Portalshttp://www.reportlinker.com/p01202685/India-Eyewear-Market-Outlook-to-FY'2018-–-Rising-Popularity-of-Online-Eyewear-Portals.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=Ophthalmic_DevicesEXECUTIVE SUMMARYThe report titled "India Eyewear Market Outlook to FY'2018 –...

Custom Eyewear: The Next Focal Point For 3D Printing?

Bespoke eyewear manufacturer Tom Davies' plans for 3D printers in his business were simple: convince opticians all over the world to buy them. The opticians could use 3D printers to “prefit” (or, produce a sample frame) customers before Davies made a frame using his preferred materials of luxury cotton acetate or natural horn. “It all made perfect sense,” says the 38-year-old British entrepreneur, referring to the cost and efficiency advantages of his idea.But quality (In addition to the...

Eyewear Company State Optical Co. Brings Manufacturing Back Home

By Tracey Greenstein. Source: WWD.“Made in the U.S.A.” is a coveted label that seems to be craved by consumers across various product categories and retail segments. The epithet also seems to create an air of mystery around industries dependent on foreign manufacturing.At State Optical Co., the American eyewear company, staked claims on the moniker as the first to fully manufacture luxury eyewear in the U.S.State Optical employs 50 craftsmen in its Chicago-based manufacturing facility, which...