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MEI – B&S: the new partnership on the German market gets underway

MEI, the global producer of lens edging machines, announces a new partnership with the traditional German wholesaler for optical equipment and eyewear B&S Breitfeld & Schliekert for the distribution of the dry cut lens edger EZFit in the German market. Breitfeld & Schliekert has successfully been serving the optical industry for more than 90 years.

Pioneers in milling lenses

Founded in 1985 by Stefano Sonzogni and Raffaele Scudeletti, Mei has, throughout its history, focused on developing numerical control machinery. In early 2000, the company revolutionised the optical market by being the first to introduce milling into the process of edging ophthalmic lenses. From 2014, the company decided to bring this technology to small laboratories

Mei invests in retail

Just three years since EzFit officially debuted and a year since the launch of the NoBlock version (that doesn’t require a centering block), Mei redoubles its efforts to penetrate the retail sector by showcasing its milling technology to small labs and shops. Until now, the EzFit expansion process has primarily focused on North America and,

New corporate headquarters for Mei

The new corporate offices of Mei, manufacturer of machinery for processing ophthalmic and sunglass lenses, officially opened the weekend of September 24, 2016. The new headquarters are located in Ponte San Pietro (Bergamo), just a few kilometers from the former corporate offices in Valbrembo, and boast 10,500 sq. m of covered space, 8,000 of which

New premises for Mei

Well-known for having introduced milling to ophthalmic lens edging and as a supplier of industrial machinery to leading lens producers and optical chains worldwide, Mei has announced the opening of a new, larger operations facility in America. Situated at Wood Dale, Illinois, the facility is housed in a recent building of 6500 sq. m., 1,000

Mei: works get underway for the new headquarters

The process of expansion of Mei, a company specialising in the manufacture of corrective and sunglass lens production machinery, goes on: the construction of new company headquarters has just gotten underway in Ponte San Pietro (Bergamo), a few kilometres from their current premises. The new base will have a floor area of 10,500 m2, 2,500