Dunelm Optical has piled investment into the lens manufacturing side of its business in the past two years. Mike Hale hears how it came about and why it can benefit independent practices
Timely investment in state of the art technology and a commitment to the needs of independents have ensured that Waterside Labs has stayed at the forefront of the prescription sector, Mike Hale reports
There was no shortage of activity in the UK optical sector in the mid-1970s judging by this week’s Echoes of the Past
Rodenstock is embarking on a major support programme for its Club members, Chris Bennett asks managing director Niels Jensen about supporting independents and how the market is changing
This week’s Echoes of the Past turns back the clock 75 years to July 1939. The week the issue went to press, 200 enthusiasts attended the world’s first Sci-Fi convention, Worldcon, at the Caravan Hall in New York
While searching the Optician archives for this week’s instalment of Echoes of the past, volumes of monthly sister title Manufacturing Optician from March 1964 came to light.