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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

6 Statistics Proving Sports Eyewear is Vital to Your Business  (2017)

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 12 July 2017

Statistics, unlike politicians, don’t lie. The results of a recent sports eyewear sales survey are in, and the results prove you need to be selling sports eyewear.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

7 Things I Wish I Knew Before Founding an Eyewear Startup(2017 Update)

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 29 June 2017


Ninety percent of Startups fail in their first year, and the number one reason for failure according to Forbes Magazine is incompetence. Wouldn’t it be great if you knew what to do with your eyewear startup before you even started?

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

Undeniable Proof That Eyewear Quality Standards Are Still Important

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 21 June 2017


How much does quality eyewear matter to your business? Do you need above-average quality, and can you control quality? If you’re looking for answers to these questions keep reading.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

What To Do When Eyewear Manufacturers in China Screw up Your Order

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 15 June 2017

There are supposedly only two certainties in life: death and taxes. But for anyone in the eyewear trade or any other business for that matter, there’s a definite third certainty - manufacturing screw ups.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing

What Is an Eyewear Sourcing Manual and Where Do I Get One?

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 8 June 2017

When it comes to startups or growing a business, we all wish we had a magic how-to manual for guidance. This holds true for the eyewear trade as well; especially if you're looking at sourcing suppliers.

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing