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Cole Haan’s Summer Eyewear Release is Playfully Sophisticated

Cole Haan’s Summer Eyewear Release is Playfully Sophisticated

Cole Haan eyewear, distributed by ClearVision Optical, continues its playful yet sophisticated design direction with new styles for men and women. Taking inspiration from the brand’s timeless, well-crafted designs, the summer release elegantly fuses tradition and modernity into its acetate and metal frames. Men’s styles feature confident masculine shapes, thoughtful design details, and rich materials. Women’s styles blend materials in unparalleled hues with subtle romantic finishes. This release also features the brand’s summer colorways – blues, blacks, and grays – and the brand’s new wordmark and monogram logos, helping further reflect the effortlessly polished style of Cole Haan. Focusing on individual style, the latest Cole Haan release is designed for the creative class of makers, creators, and innovators. It offers a foundation of cool classics and signature investments to eyewear enthusiasts who want to “be good, do good, and look good doing it.” Following is a selection of the inspirational, yet accessible optical styles that join the Cole Haan collection this July: Cole Haan 251: Ideal for the Cole Haan man who keeps things classic but with a twist, this contemporary...
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ClearVision Sets The Stage for Innovation with Daily In-booth VEE Events!

ClearVision Sets The Stage for Innovation with Daily In-booth VEE Events!

ClearVision Optical sets the Stage for Innovation at this year’s Vision Expo East (Booth #4421) with daily in-booth demonstrations and midday interviews with key influencers. Following is a sneak peek into the events held on the Stage for Innovation that you won’t want to miss: Friday, March 28; 3D Printing Demonstration ClearVision welcomes world leader in the 3D printing arena; Stratasys, for a full day of interaction, 3D printing/scanning demonstrations and rapid prototype sampling. From 1:00 – 1: 30 p.m., listen to a dynamic conversation, moderated by industry insider Cathy Ives, between Stratasys’ Director of Marketing, Bruce Bradshaw, and ClearVision‘s President, David Friedfeld as they discuss how 3D printing is impacting the optical industry, the evolution of the technology, and what the future holds. Gain one-on-one access to Bradshaw and Friedfeld after the conversation to further instigate the topic. Here’s a preview of what you can expect. Be prepared to Be Inspir3D: http://youtu.be/3X8MLy5kj_E. Saturday, March 29; Eyewear Personalization & Men’s Fashion Trends Join us to learn about eyewear personalization through a full-day of demonstrations and interaction....
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ClearVision Celebrates PuriTi Eyewear By Hosting its First-Ever Twitter Launch Party!

ClearVision Celebrates PuriTi Eyewear By Hosting its First-Ever Twitter Launch Party!

ClearVision Optical celebrates the launch of its premium men’s titanium eyewear collection, PuriTi, by hosting its first-ever Twitter party! The online celebration introduces the high-quality 100% titanium brand to eye care professionals through informative, interactive social engagement. Without having to leave the dispensary, ECPS’s will learn about the features and benefits of the titanium collection and discuss design details and brand positioning directly with ClearVision’s Senior Product Brand Manager and PuriTi designer, Cathy Kaye. Virtual party goers will also: Receive tips on how to sell and maximize the PuriTi experience in the dispensary See firsthand in-store merchandising items Enjoy an exclusive shop-worthy special available only on February 26 Win great prizes by answering titanium-esque triva questions on Twitter Hear from and chat live with ClearVision’s special guest and social media guru, Dr. Alan Glazier OD; recognized as one of the most influential optometrist in the country* PuriTi eyewear showcases timeless design and first-class materials in a competitively priced, private label collection. The premium handcrafted brand provides both fashionable and...
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New Brands & Refined Licensed Collections at VEE From ClearVision

New Brands & Refined Licensed Collections at VEE From ClearVision

Booth #4421 is this year’s must-visit space at Vision Expo East, as ClearVision Optical, launches two unique brands, unveils new design directions for premium brands, and offers exclusive show specials. Following is a sneak peek: Preview IZOD personalized eyewear: For the first time, see our exclusive new collection for IZOD. This limited edition collection provides a classic look with an unexpected twist. Four different clear acetate front shapes marry with 9 different temple colors. Mix and match front shapes with individual colored temples. A custom display and in store materials will also be available. PuriTi, our new 100% Titanium Collection! See firsthand what all the buzz is about. The collection offers high quality materials in a competitively priced, private label collection, while providing the hypoallergenic, anti-corrosive benefits associated with titanium. Sold with a suite of in store merchandising materials, it’s a must see. BCBGMAXAZRIA transformed for 2014! The newest releases from BCBGMAXAZRIA complete the update of this iconic fashion collection. Newly refined shapes and colors express the fashion forward brand as never before. Sleek, directional silhouettes,...
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Cole Haan, Now Arriving On The Corner Of Classic and Cool

Cole Haan, Now Arriving On The Corner Of Classic and Cool

The Cole Haan Optical Collection Delivers City-Chic Styles for Summer ClearVision Optical introduces the latest releases from Cole Haan eyewear, featuring 6 new, street smart styles for the city-chic collection. Hip and on trend with a touch of playfulness, these must-see releases are at the intersection of style and substance. Designs include: Rich materials and finishes combined with subtle accents and details Color blocking and pops of unexpected color including teal, violet, and blue Easy to wear styles that transition seamlessly from work to play   Taking inspiration from the bustling streets of New York City, the new releases – 4 women’s, 2 men’s – were created with individualistic go-getters in mind. Women’s styles feature a youthfully-spirited, “tomboy” aesthetic, while men’s releases are contemporary takes on classic silhouettes – perfect for the modern guy with an innovative sense of style. Celebrate where “classic meets cool” and bring Cole Haan’s latest statement-makers to your dispensary! Now, receive a beautiful Cole Haan banner with our compliments when you order 6 or more pieces from the collection.* To learn more about the Cole Haan collection...
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This Summer Everyone Can Hit The Beach In Style

This Summer Everyone Can Hit The Beach In Style

ClearVision Optical is brightening up its 2013 Sun Collection with new spring/summer, on trend sunwear styles for men and women. Featuring fashion forward, in demand styles for every consumer, the new releases add even more flavor – from sporty classics to glamorous fashion statements – to the must see collection. Additionally, ClearVision’s 2013 Suns program, valid now through June 28, 2013, is offering customers a chance to snag even more of the trendsetting specs by supplying 3 free suns with the purchase of 6 suns or 6 free suns with the purchase of 12 suns. The complete line of 60+ designs, each reflecting must-have signifying trends seen on this year’s fashion runways, include the following styles: Glamorous = BCBGMAXAZRIA: Inspired by beautiful BCBGMAXAZRIA apparel; featuring dynamic silhouettes, luminous crystal accents and the brilliance of gemstones, the complete suns collection features colorful frames in sought-after sleek shapes for the fashionable and sexy woman. Free Spirited = Cole Haan: Cole Haan sunwear fuses vintage-inspired silhouettes and crystal clear color, resulting in street-smart accents with a confident swagger. Men’s suns feature modern retro shapes...
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Size Doesn’t Have To Matter Anymore

Size Doesn’t Have To Matter Anymore

When it comes to apparel there is a fit for every body type imaginable – petite, plus size, big and tall, etc.  So it’s only natural to expect the same thing from the eyewear industry which services 75 percent of the US population – the most culturally diverse group in the world.  As a result, ClearVision Optical is responding to demands of the changing world and addressing a key eyewear industry pain point by redefining fit with the debut of its Specialty Fit Collection. Featuring the widest range of branded frame sizes available from one company, the Specialty Fit collection serves up eyewear for the different type of customer who needs a bit more customization due to their unique facial features.  It appeals to a larger group of eyeglass-wearing enthusiasts with faces of all shapes and proportions and it gives customers the brands they want, at the prices they seek, in the sizes they need without having to compromise style and comfort.  The Specialty Fit Collection is designed for men, women and children of all ethnicities, shapes, and sizes, and from ages starting at three months old.  The collection boasts five different sizes and includes brands such as BCBGMAXAZRIA,...
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Here Come the Suns

Here Come the Suns

ClearVision Optical’s 2013 sun collection boasts some of today’s hottest looks, all trend right for the 2013 sun season and perfect for building a bright and successful sun dispensary. Featuring over 40 new styles including several Petite Fit and XLFit™ designs, the ClearVision 2013 sun collection shines with something for every consumer. Expanding on the high-design looks established in their successful 2012 offerings, ClearVision brings fresh new styles for BCBGMAXAZRIA, Ellen Tracy, Cole Haan, Marc Ecko Cut & Sew, IZOD, and Jessica McClintock. Cole Haan, key elements include contemporary retro shapes and colors inspired by downtown trendsetters, while BCBGMAXAZRIA showcases luxe sophistication inspired by the eclectic style of glamorous fashionistas. The Marc Ecko Cut & Sew collection showcases rugged, cool styles inspired by stealth military and hipster city vibes. A testament that fashion and function come in all shapes and styles, the 2013 collection features sun-inspired trends for six brands: The Extremist – An American sensibility that re-imagines cult classics, the Marc Ecko Cut & Sew sun collection expresses artistic creativity for men who know authenticity...
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See What ClearVision’s Hatching

See What ClearVision’s Hatching

Visit ClearVision Optical at Vision Expo West and be the first to see what’s hatching! Stop by booth 16087 and witness our most fashion-forward, on-trend collection ever, featuring the latest arrivals from our amazing brands! New styles from BCBGMAXAZRIA, Ellen Tracy, Cole Haan, Op, IZOD, Jessica McClintock, and Marc Ecko Cut & Sew – a look for every customer!  Here’s a sampling: BCBGMAXAZRIA Aliya Noticeable confidence: BCBGMAXAZRIA Aliya’s intricate front piercings are reminiscent of eyelet, adding dramatic innocence to its modified rectangle shape. This metal combo frame boasts two tone plating on the front and interior. Acetate temples have a soft, contoured shape for enhanced femininity. Aliya is available in Black, Brown, and Slate. Marc Ecko Cut & Sew Entrepreneur The vintage inspired Entrepreneur features a hip, retro keyhole bridge and P3 eye shape. This acetate combo frame gets an “industrial” touch through textured tooling on its temples and end piece. Entrepreneur is available in Navy Tortoise, a new color for the collection, Black Crystal, and Green Olive Tortoise. BCBGMAXAZRIA Rhiannon Exquisitely adjustable: BCBGMAXAZRIA Rhiannon is the latest...
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Modern attitude, crisp and clean.

Modern attitude, crisp and clean.

Cole Haan expands its men’s collection with four refreshing new styles for Spring! The latest releases embody the brand’s trademark American style, flavored with a dash of adventure. The result?  A collection of creative, clever renditions of classic eyewear styles, just right for today’s budding professionals desperately seeking traditional eyewear with a subtle twist. Clean lines, fresh materials, and minimal décor lead to polished, poised, and pulled together looks, perfect for office to after hours. New releases include: Sharp and serious, CH 225 is an updated classic men’s frame boasting a modernized rectangle eye shape.  The solid acetate front shows off its clean, sleek lines, while matching multicolor horn temples add a touch of urban contemporary. With signature temple tips and spring hinges, CH 225 is available in Black and Brown. The youthful CH 224 is a retro-inspired acetate frame with a classic P3 eye shape. A keyhole bridge and wider temples give a “geek chic” vibe, while custom triple laminates add a playful pop of color on the thinnest middle layer. The perfect Work to Play look for the young at heart, CH 224 features signature temple tips and spring...
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News From ClearVision Optical!

News From ClearVision Optical!

ClearVision has the looks your customers want! Visit us at Vision Expo East, March 23rd through 25th, booth 1017 and witness our most fashion-forward, on-trend collection ever, featuring many of our amazing brands! New styles from BCBGMAXAZRIA, , Cole Haan, Op, IZOD, Jessica McClintock, and Marc Ecko Cut & Sew – a look for every customer!  Here’s a sampling: A new attitude: Ellen Tracy Diani is a semi rimless metal frame with a distinctive, uplifting geometric eye shape that emits a stylish point of view. Its stainless steel temples feature sharp, sleek cutouts enhanced by an ombre fade of fresh, fashion forward color. With enough depth to fit a traditional progressive lens, Diani also features a subtle laser logo on the temple, and spring hinges. It is available in Teal, Wine, and Brown. Isn’t it ironic: Marc Ecko Navigator is a 70s retro-inspired metal combo frame featuring a bold Navigator eye shape. Its patterned Windsor rim wrap lets Navigator show its true colors – the modern look of plastic with a vintage vibe. With acetate temples and spring hinges, Navigator features the Marc Ecko Cut & Sew signature laser shears logo on temple tips.  It is available in...
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Clearvision: Your First Stop At Vision Expo East

Clearvision: Your First Stop At Vision Expo East

Hauppauge, NY – February 2012 – Visit ClearVision Optical at Vision Expo East, booth #1017 and witness its most fashion-forward, on trend frame collection ever. ClearVision will present its acclaimed collections in conjunction with shop-worthy show specials and an exclusive in-booth event with Marc Ecko. ClearVision’s latest optical and sun collections offer designs that meet every customer need.   View the expanded Marc Ecko Cut & Sew Eyewear collection, contemporary-with-a-vintage-vibe styles defined with “geek chic” embellishments and intricate, up-to-the-minute textures, patterns and materials. Meet Marc Ecko on Friday, March 23rd from 1 pm to 3 pm. Marc will be signing copies of his 20/20 magazine feature article! Visit the booth and receive a limited edition cleaning cloth set, while quantities last! Also on display will be a fashion-forward array of BCBGMAXAZRIA frames featuring bold colors and on trend patterns and accents as well as exciting new offerings from Ellen Tracy, IZOD, Cole Haan and more. In addition, ClearVision will be featuring some of the hottest show specials on the floor! Highlights include: New Customer Special: $100 Gift Card and up to 50%...
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Nike Vision and Transitions Introduce Nike® MAX Transitions® Sunglasses

Nike Vision and Transitions Introduce Nike® MAX Transitions® Sunglasses

ORLANDO, Fla., Jan., 2012 – Nike Vision and Transitions Optical, Inc. showcased new Nike® MAX Transitions® adaptive sunglasses at the PGA Merchandise Show. Available in two colors, the lenses are responsive to changing light and specifically engineered for sport performance including golf, hiking and trail running. “Quite simply – these sunglasses are a game changer,” said Grady Lenski, global director, Transitions Sunwear. “By combining the best-in-class brand leadership of Nike with Transitions adaptive sun lenses, athletes and sport enthusiasts now have another important piece of equipment to help them up their game.” “Eyewear is a key piece of Nike’s incredible repertoire of equipment to help athletes perform their best,” said Steve Tripi, marketing manager – global, Nike Vision and Marchon Eyewear. “With Transitions Optical’s advanced photochromic lens technology and Nike Vision’s patented Nike MAX Optics, patented engineered tints – such as Max Golf Tint and Max Outdoor Tint – these are the new must-haves for anyone wanting to see sport better, without having to think about it.” COLOR SCIENCE It can seem cosmetic, but color is actually one of...
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Marc Ecko Cut & Sew Expands Its Cult Classic Eyewear

Marc Ecko Cut & Sew Expands Its Cult Classic Eyewear

Hauppauge, NY – January 2012 – Eyewear industry leader, ClearVision Optical expands its Marc Ecko Cut & Sew eyewear brand with 5 new, trend-setting designs. The new optical looks enhance the collection targeted to the 20-40 “ME guy” who is young in spirit, masculine, and pays meticulous attention to detail.   Bold in shape and modern in design, the 2012 Cut & Sew Eyewear releases are stylish with an edge incorporating industrial and architectural references that continue to give the collection a sexy, stealth and authentic feel. Maturing its design direction, ClearVision introduces intricate new textures, expressive patterns and interesting materials to intensify each highly-wearable style.  The stylized components include:  “geek chic” embellishments with a slick, modern edge; knurled metals for distinction; and innovative patterns, including Windsor rim wraps for a contemporary look with a vintage vibe. In addition, the 2012 collection introduces its “new black” – a carbon fiber pattern that’s high end and on trend with many high-end fashion houses. Marc Ecko Cut & Sew continues to be one of the most stylish men’s eyewear collections available....
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Clearvision Announces Global Fit

Clearvision Announces Global Fit

Hauppauge, NY – January 2012 – Eyewear industry leader ClearVision Optical announces the Global Fit™ collection, a line of adjustable fit frames debuting with styles from the popular BCBGMAXAZRIA brand. Global Fit was created to provide highly adjustable eyewear that addresses special fitting needs of a wide range of global ethnicities. Designed for individuals with a narrow or lower nose bridge and flatter facial structure, the Global Fit collection offers highly adjustable, fashion-forward eyewear for those who desire today’s styles in a more “customized” fit.  Constructed with a flatter base curve and longer, bowed temples that follow the natural shape of the head, Global Fit eyewear provides a more comfortable, secure fit that won’t slip.  All designs have gooseneck nose pad arms that adjust two ways for maximum adjustability.  The collection offers chic, fashionable designs in modern, angular eye shapes that are flattering to all facial structures. “Global Fit fulfills a need in the marketplace for adjustable fit eyewear,” says Jennifer Coppel, ClearVision’s Manager of Product Design & Development. “Global Fit will initially launch with four styles...
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