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Opinion: Seeing changes in the global eyeglass business

I can see clearer now. And my wallet isn’t as thin.Apparently, I beat the monopoly out there in the business of eyeglasses.Have you been eyeglass shopping lately?A rough average cost is $300, depending largely on the brand of choice. There are so many styles and brand options, the prescription glasses marketplace seems wildly competitive. But that’s not all the eye can see.A few years ago, the media introduced consumers to the name of an Italian eyeglass manufacturer with an alarming number...

Erker's Fine Eyewear Brings Copper Hinge to the Delmar Loop

+1  In the past decade, online shopping has seen explosive growth, from its humble beginnings as mere convenience to becoming an essential component of everyday life. Prescription eyeglasses and sunglasses are uniquely positioned in this market, straddling the seemingly polarized industries of medicine and fashion – people may be leery of ordering medical devices online, to be sure, but on the other hand, more robust and affordable frame selections from online...

Review-Coastal Prescription Sunglasses+Gingham Blue Dress

Hello friends!Happy Monday! I hope all of you Moms had a wonderful Mother’s Day! I called my mom, as she is in Pittsburgh. It has been pretty rainy here, but I was excited to put on my new sunglasses, nevertheless.  I would have loved more sun out to show you my sunglasses but I think there will be many more opportunities! This week is supposed to be in the 80s and sunny already. Coastal Sunglasses got in touch with me about collaborating and I was quite excited to do so as they have a great...