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New Health Center in Paris

New Health Center in Paris

A long term partnership between the Adolphe de Rothschild Foundation and Vision for Life, Essilor’s social impact fund, has been launched in Paris to ensure the vision health of communities in acute need. The Foundation opened the Edmond de Rothschild ophthalmic center, the first of its kind in France that’s open to all. It aims

New Essilor Sun Solution technology

Kolor UpTM is a new brand featuring the new solar lens technology of Essilor Sun Solution developed in partnership with the Essilor R&D team. The Kolor UpTM lenses selectively modulate the light that reaches the retina and the wavelength of the primary colours received by the eye’s photoreceptors. The benefits include strengthening of colours and

30 years of Essilor in Mexico

On 1 October Essilor celebrated the thirtieth anniversary of its Sofi plant at Chihuahua, Mexico, one of the first the group opened abroad in the Eighties. The anniversary provided an opportunity to thank its most senior collaborators, some of whom have worked at the plant for over twenty years on developing team skills and know-how.

Essilor is innovation

For the 5th year in a row, Essilor is one of the world’s 100 most innovative companies according to Forbes magazine. For more than 165 years the group has developed its contribution to innovation while continuing to focus on ophthalmology. With achievements that include pioneering discoveries that marked significant stages in the optical world, such

Eyecare Community to Come Together and Take the World Sight Day Challenge on Oct. 8

Members of the North American eyecare community are gearing up once again to support and celebrate Optometry Giving Sight and its annual fundraising campaign, the World Sight Day Challenge held throughout September and October. This year’s Coalition members include ABB Optical Group, Alcon, AllAboutVision.com, CooperVision, Essilor, Eyefinity, FYidoctors, Marchon Eyewear, Vision Source, VSP Global and

New website for Essilor Sun Solution

Essilor Sun Solution, the Essilor Group division dedicated to plano sun lenses, has launched a new website (www.essilor-sunsolution.com) and new logo in which “Sun focus” and “E for Essilor” have been graphically joined to symbolize the Group’s intention of strengthening its position in the plano sun lenses market and at the same time becoming a

Positive results for Essilor Strumenti at Mido

At the heart of Essilor Instrument Division’s display at Mido 2015, Organising Vision is the technology for the optical center of the future. Through connection to management software Focus 10 by Bludata, it enables the immediate interconnection of all the instruments in an optical center. Standing out among the new products presented was the Mr.

Transitions Optical lenses for Kirk&Kirk

Transitions Optical and Kirk & Kirk have signed a partnership to combine frames from Solarium and Vivarium collections with the light adaptive lens technology of Essilor‘s group company. Both the Solarium and Vivarium ranges draw inspiration from the Victorian obsession with science and nature and each frame is aptly named after a celebrated scientist of