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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

Eyewear Startup Quiz

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 3 August 2017


Are you doing ENOUGH to grow your Eyewear Startup? Take our quick Eyewear Startup Quiz and find out.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

Color-Enhancing Sun Lenses - an Eyewear Startup Treasure Chest

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 31 July 2017

Sunglass manufacturers are throwing an exciting new feature into the mix - color enhancing sun lenses - and it’s adding to both function and style. Read why the only thing you hear from first-time users is: ‘Wow…..just wow.’

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

All-American Solar Eclipse - Free Solar Eclipse Glasses (Spot Fakes)

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 27 July 2017


Are you one of the Millions planning to travel to one of 12 states to view the Great American Solar Eclipse? Here are the details on how to protect your eyes with the CORRECT solar eclipse glasses, and where you can find them.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

The Benefits of Polarized Sunglasses An Eyewear Startup’s Guide (2017)

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 21 July 2017


How much do you really know about Polarized sunglasses? Which color lens is suitable for baseball and which color would be better for sailors or mountain climbers?There are essentially six different color polarized lenses available, and each has its own unique features and applications. You need to know those differences to know exactly what you should be offering  your clients.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing