Zenobia Chan

Zenobia Chan

Zenobia Chan is PEL's General Manager, and has been working in the eyewear industry for over 17 years. She has been involved in the entire supply chain from research and development, to order fulfillment, quality management, auditing and product compliance. She established PEL from scratch and is an annual seminar speaker at the MIDO and Hong Kong Optical Fair.

Recent Posts

The True Cost of Eyewear Quality Control (Or the Lack Thereof)

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, ....

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 ....

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 ....

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 ....

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 - A Complete Sellers Guide (NEW)

Posted by Zenobia Chan on 31 July 2017
  Sunglass manufacturers are throwing an exciting new eyewear feature into the mix - color enhancing sun lenses - and it’s adding to both function and style. Read why the first-time users respond ....

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, ....

Topics: Eyewear Manufacturing