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Kering Eyewear to introduce eco-sustainable materials

Sep 6, 2017 Bio-on announces a partnership with Kering Eyewear to develop new materials based on Minerv PHAs, the revolutionary bioplastic which is 100% natural and biodegradable. “This is the first time in the world that a company in the eyewear industry  has decided to carry out  research with our biopolymers” explains Marco Astorri, Chairman and CEO of Bio-on.Kering Eyewear’s aim is to make an active contribution to the development of an innovative and sustainable business model,...

Stratasys' VeroFlex 3D printing material can put new sunglasses on shelves 'in 8 weeks or less'

Sep 26, 2017 | By BenedictStratasys has introduced a new eyewear 3D printing solution. The VeroFlex Rapid Prototyping Eyewear Solution can be used to greatly reduce the time-to-market of eyewear—from up to 15 months to as little as eight weeks.There are many reasons why eyewear makers would want to reduce their time-to-market. For starters, there’s the small matter of ever-changing trends: getting the hottest style on the shelves in the shortest time possible ensures that customers are...

Eyewear Market – Trends, 2017-2025

Eyewear is corrective or protective devices worn for the eyes. They are used to correct poor vision due to eye disorders or protect the eyes from UV rays, dust, and external contaminants. Eyewear MarketPR-Inside.com: 2017-09-27 12:26:06 Eyewear is corrective or protective devices worn for the eyes. They are used to correct poor vision due to eye disorders or protect the eyes from UV rays, dust, and external contaminants. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 246...