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Sunshine Coast Eyewear offers top quality brands and prescription lenses

After gaining extensive knowledge and training in the eyewear industry at clinics and boutiques and earning an industry accreditation, Sunshine Coast Eyewear owner Cindy Gaudin decided to open her own business in July of 2016. With an emphasis on ensuring customers experience a no-pressure, relaxing environment when visiting the store at 4573A Marine Avenue, Gaudin provides advice on the best fitting frame for each customer’s prescription and physiology. She also educates them with...

Organised eyewear market expects to draw business of Rs 1,700 crore in next four years

India’s eyewear segment, once a near stagnant market, has today been converted into one of the fastest growing retail sectors in the country. In 2016, the Indian eyewear market was estimated to be around Rs 8,400 crore. Further, the sector is projected to grow to Rs 12,600 crore in the coming years. While unorganized stores handle most of the prescription eyewear, the organized market is set to grow much faster at 15 per cent CAGR. Talking about the growing organised eyewear sector, Business...

A Prescription for Handling the Sun

Red Sox pitcher Joe Kelly likes the fashion statement and comfort. But other professionals and amateur ballplayers might opt for prescription sunglasses for on-field play simply for the protection."They are kind of like outfits," Kelly said, "you have to have fashion-forward eyewear and if you have to wear glasses, show it off."Kelly mixes and matches his eyewear options, working with California-based SportRx to ensure he has a variety of options, both for days he takes the mound and those...