Costa Del Mar recently launched their “Kick Plastic” Recycling Program which raises awareness and provides solutions for reducing plastic waste in the oceans. Costa was…View More How to Recycle Lenses From Glasses
This post is to introduce you to Akeel, a.k.a. Mr. 0ptix. I met him on social media when I was impressed by the photos of…View More Opticians From Behind Bars
Yes, you read that right. Acuvue Oasys 2-week contact lenses are now available with the same light adapting Transitions technology that you’re used to seeing…View More Contact Lenses with Transitions Now Available
I’ve posted a few images on Instagram of the thousands of contact lens blister packs we have recycled in my office and I keep getting…View More How to Recycle Contact Lenses and Blister Packs
We all know how passionate we are about our jobs, we take pride in our work and truly love what we do. Many people have…View More Optician and Optical Tattoos
Howdy Buyers! When I made the decision to jump to this side of the optical business, I wanted to work with a company that aligned with…View More How Your Frame Rep Should Help You (written by a frame rep)
Last week I came across this question in a forum, which I have always wondered why, and leave it to the Optical Yoda, Van Rue…View More Why do Optometrists write Rx’s in negative cylinder while Ophthalmologists use positive cylinder?
I’ve been in the optical industry for about 10 years. I started in one of the chain stores and lasted about 8 months. I liked…View More She Opened Her Own Optical Shop