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5 Classic Eyewear Styles That Never Go out Of Fashion (Men)

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 28 November 2017


Classic eyewear is making a comeback. We take a look at five timeless frames that can transform any man from fashion disaster to classic gentleman.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

Private Label Eyewear - Levelling the Playing Field in 2018

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 22 November 2017


Private label eyewear and in-house brands are hitting the right notes with today’s buyers. Is it a lucrative business prospect or a fool's errand? We make the case for private label, but take a look at the facts and decide for yourself.

7 Tips to Make the 2017 Hong Kong Optical Fair a Success

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 9 November 2017


Arguably the most efficient way to find an eyewear manufacturer in China is to attend an eyewear trade show in the region. With the 2017 Hong Kong Optical Fair coming up, we’ve compiled 7 of the best tips on how you can make a success of this years eyewear trade show.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

10 Best Practices You Must Follow to Ensure Quality Eyewear Manufacturing

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 27 October 2017

Top quality eyewear manufacturing requires careful planning and some thought, which tends to be a time consuming exercise. To make the entire process easier for you we’ve compiled the Ten Best Practices you must follow to secure the best possible eyewear available.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

Top 10 Iconic Sunglasses - Actors & Movies That Started Fashion Trends

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 19 October 2017


Before social media took over the world, movies used to be the number one fashion trendsetter in the world. If you had the latest heartthrob actor sporting a new style of sunglasses you knew it would likely become iconic sunglasses for decades to come. We compiled a list of the top ten sunglasses and the actors and movies that made these sunglasses famous.

The True Cost of Eyewear Quality Control - Why it Saves You Money

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 5 October 2017

If you haven’t heard the expression “buying cheap is buying expensive” before, you have now. Skimping on quality when manufacturing eyewear is a bad move, but the lack of proper QC is almost worse, read on to see why paying a little more for professional eyewear quality inspection is actually very affordable when compared to its alternatives.

The Ultimate Eyewear QC Guide To Effectively Reduce Defects (eBook)

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 28 September 2017

Managing eyewear quality remains one of the most challenging hurdles in the eyewear trade. Wouldn’t it be great if you could get eyewear QC best-practices straight from the experts to improve your products? Now you can.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

Are Acetate Frames Destroying Eyewear Lenses During Shipping?

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 30 August 2017

Cellulose Acetate is the most commonly used material to manufacture eyewear frames today. Recently there have been some serious issues with lenses being damaged during shipping, and acetate has been singled out as the possible culprit. Read on as we investigate...

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

Infographic - Benefits of Polarized Sunglasses and 6 Primary Colors

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 25 August 2017


How much do you know about Polarized sunglasses? Which color lens is suitable for which sport or outdoor activity? This infographic explains the six primary colors and their applications.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

How it’s Made (⌐■_■) Eyewear Startup Advice

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 15 August 2017

Ever wondered how eyewear is made? What material is used for lenses and frames? How they get the lens color right? In this blog, we look at how it’s made and why knowing this matters to your eyewear business.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing