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Pair Eyewear, the Warby Parker for kids, launches today

In February of 2010, Warby Parker launched into the world and became a global brand and eventually a unicorn. And today, Pair Eyewear wants to do the same.Pair, the brainchild of Sophia Edelstein and Nathan Kondamuri, wants to be the Warby Parker for children, giving kids and parents a way to affordably shop for glasses online. But Pair takes it one step further with customizable frames, letting kids continually change up their look.Today at launch, Pair is going live with five base frames...

Singapore Eyewear Market To Reach USD 400 Million By Revenue In Near Future: Ken Research

GURUGRAM, India, October 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Singapore eyewear market by spectacles and contact lenses, by Type of Contact Lenses (Clear Spherical and Clear Toric), byFrames and Glasses-Spectacles, by Sunglasses and Eyeglasses, by Distribution Channels (Optical Stores, Department Stores, Internet Retailing, Chemist & Pharmacies, Apparel and Footwear Specialist Retailers), by Import Value and Export Value (contact lenses, Spectacle Lenses of Glass, Spectacle Lenses of Material Other...

ODG, Mastercard, and Qualcomm show off augmented reality shopping

Augmented reality may be a big part of the future of shopping. Mastercard, Osterhout Design Group, and Qualcomm have created a prototype retail experience that incorporates augmented reality glasses, iris authentication, and seamless mobile payments.The exhibit is meant to get companies and consumers excited about the potential of AR to reshape the way we shop.The tech showcase will be displayed with Saks Fifth Avenue clothing at the Money2020 event in Las Vegas from October 23 to 25....