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Luxottica delivers warning over credit card scam

Luxottica issues warning over credit card scam

Luxottica has urged practices to be on their guard after its stockists were targeted in a credit card fraud scam

Marc Stone to debut at Silmo

Marc Stone to debut at Silmo

Marc Stone to debut at SilmoThe Swiss Eyewear Group and international fashion label Marc Stone have agreed a global licence deal for the design, production and distribution of Marc Stone-branded eyewear

Eyespace goes back to school

Eyespace goes back to school

British eyewear supplier Eyespace has released a new back-to-school point of sale range

Allistair Bridge

GOC develops new illegal practice strategy

A new strategy for tackling illegal practice has been announced by the General Optical Council including how to deal with illegal online contact lens sales

Mandie Lavin summer 2013

Mandie Lavin to leave GOC role

Mandie Lavin, GOC director of regulation, has been appointed as chief executive of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives and will leave the regulator next year

Chanel sunglass

Luxottica and Chanel extend brand licence

Luxottica to continue producing Chanel frames and sunglasses, first introduced in 1999

Zeiss expands Sport Lens offer

Zeiss adds to Sport Lens portfolio

Zeiss adds to dispensing choice of Sport Lens portfolio with a 1.67 hi-index option

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Call to protect children’s eyes

Australian researchers are calling for standards for protective eyewear and health campaigns encouraging their use to reduce the incidence on ocular injuries among children

Towards 2020: Spectacle lenses of the future

Towards 2020: Spectacle lenses of the future

Professor Mark Rosenfield looks at advances in spectacle lens design and the implications of wearable technology such as Google Glass


Flying Hawkes

Former Tant Laboratories owner Nelson Hawkes has spent an adrenaline-fuelled 70th Birthday strapped onto a light aircraft