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Adlens Bows “Greatest Advancement in Optics”–Adjustable Lenses

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Boston–Adlens has launched its ground-breaking adjustable prescription eyewear “AdlensFocuss”, which the leader in adjustable focus eyewear claims is “the greatest advancement in optics in more than 50 years.” AdlensFocuss provides the benefits of a single vision lens – full frame viewing area – with the best features of a progressive …

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GlassesUSA.com Raises $12.5 M Growth Round Led By Viola Private Equity

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Tel Aviv–GlassesUSA, the online retailer specializing in prescription eyewear, announced the closing of $12.5 million in new financing led by Viola Private Equity, a member of the Viola Group. The funding will further GlassesUSA’s aggressive business growth and accelerate the website’s expansion as a leading player in the growing global market of online eyewear, …

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Japan’s Leading Eyewear Brand Sets for U.S. Expansion with New Flagship in San Francisco

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San Francisco—JINS, the Tokyo-based eyewear brand, announced today plans to expand into the U.S. market with the opening of its first U.S. flagship store in San Francisco this spring. JINS is an early innovator in creating high-quality, fashion-forward prescription and nonprescription eyewear at affordable prices in Japan, a formula it …

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B. Robinson Nabs Adrienne Vittadini Sunglass and Readers License

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New York—Adrienne Vittadini is soon to be seeing very clearly. The company just signed a license for non-prescription sunglasses and readers with eyewear manufacturer B. Robinson. B. Robinson’s debut collection will launch with 16 sun styles and 6 readers for the Summer/Fall 2012 collections. “Accessories are a key part of …