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Modern Optical Appoints Don Coulson to Lead Canadian Business

Modern Optical Appoints Don Coulson to Lead Canadian Business

Don Coulson has joined Modern Optical Canada, a division of Modern Optical International, as Vice President of Canadian Sales and Operations. In this newly created position, Coulson, an industry veteran and Canadian native, will lead the company’s Canadian sales, marketing and business development efforts. Coulson, who is from Barrie, Ontario, brings over 25 years of eyewear and eyecare experience to his new role, including fourteen years on the road serving the western provinces of British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan. Prior to joining Modern Optical Canada, Coulson was with Hilco Canada, Optiq Frames, Viva International Group and Imperial Optical. Ken Weissman, President of Modern Optical International, comments, “Don’s stellar reputation and extensive experience with generating growth, creating innovative programs and building high-performance teams make him uniquely qualified to thoughtfully expand our presence throughout Canada. As the industry’s leading provider of value eyewear, we fill an important niche for thousands of ECPs. With Don’s keen leadership, we look forward to offering the same razor-sharp pricing, quality products and solid warranties to the many...
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Hilco Offers Personalized Eyewear Case Imprinting!

Hilco Offers Personalized Eyewear Case Imprinting!

Keep your name in front of your patients’ eyes! Hilco now offers a collection of popular eyewear case styles that can be personalized with your practice information! FREE Imprinting, Low minimums, Fast turn-around! You can: • Imprint on either the outside or inside of the eyewear case • Select imprint colors on outside – white, black, gold or silver • Select imprint colors on inside – black or white Place an order for 100 eyewear cases (25 units per style) and we will imprint up to 4 lines of copy within a 3”W x 1” H area for a one time set up fee. For more information, contact Hilco customer care at (800) 955-6544 or visit us online at www.hilco.com.
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New Flip-up Readers From Hilco

New Flip-up Readers From Hilco

Hilco has solved your reader patients’ problem going from inside to outside lighting. No more switching between clear and sunglass Readers and never misplace another SunClip. Hilco’s Flip-Up Readers provide: • Sun lens shape that perfectly matches frames in a variety of styles and colors • Spring hinges for added durability and comfort • Easy on and off “flip-up” sun lens attachment • Eyewear case and cleaning cloth for keeping your glasses safe and clean • An Rx-able frame For more information, contact Hilco customer care at (800) 955-6544 or visit us online at www.hilco.com.
Hilco’s Collection of Contact Lens Organizers

Hilco’s Collection of Contact Lens Organizers

No one ever accused a contact lens of traveling lightly! With our contact lens organizers there’s a place for everything, so everything’s in its place. More happy patients and increased sales! Hilco found the solution for contact lens wearers on the go! • Perfect for the traveler, sport enthusiast, or the occasional wearer • Unique design accommodates “travel size” bottles of ALL name brand care solutions • Each organizer supplied with “leakproof” contact lens screw top case • 4 sizes to choose from to fit your patients’ specific needs For more information, contact Hilco customer care at (800) 955-6544 or visit us online at www.hilco.com.
Filed in: Contact Lens
Hilco’s New Spring/Summer Collection of Eyewear Accessories!

Hilco’s New Spring/Summer Collection of Eyewear Accessories!

Hilco introduces its new Spring/Summer 2011 fashion eyewear cases, sunglass cases and coordinated fashion holders that will add sparkle to women’s stylish accessory needs. The new vibrant colors and animal prints add shimmer to our new cases, and the fashion holders double as an eyewear holder and a fashion necklace enhancing their value. Beautiful print cleaning cloths and convenient size cleaning solutions are easily transported with you in your briefcase, purse or carry on. Also new are the versatile Contact Lens Organizers for the on-the-go contact lens wearer. These organizers provide a place for everything a contact wearer needs, so everything’s in its place. Whether traveling, going to the gym or for the occasional contact lens wearer, this is a must have. For more information, contact Hilco customer care at (800) 955-6544 or visit us online at www.hilco.com.
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Hilco Offers Low Vision Starter Kit

Hilco Offers Low Vision Starter Kit

Hilco is releasing a low vision starter kit for eyecare practices that offer low vision services. The Low Vision Starter Kit contains: Coil LED Illuminated Magnifiers (3x magnification, 8 diopter; 5x magnification, 16 diopter, 7x magnification 24 diopter, 9x magnification, 32 diopter, 11x magnification, 40 diopter). These lightweight, portable magnifiers feature 48mm, aspheric lenses and LED illumination. A carry pouch is included. I-vu Personal Vision Assistant, a portable, easy to use digital magnifier, that zooms from 5x to 20x. User can view in color or reverse for more clarity. The unit features freeze frame capability and includes a carry pouch and charger. Hilco illuminated pocket magnifier featuring an acrylic lens with 2x magnification. Four pair of NoIR contrast eyewear, including two nylon frames and two UV shields. Both frames and shields feature adjustable temples and are comfortable over Rx. A carrying pouch is included. Hilco is offering the Low Vision Starter Kit at an introductory price. Call (800) 955-6544 for details or visit www.hilco.com
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Hilco® introduces the new XLT Thread-Seeker Screw

Hilco® introduces the new XLT Thread-Seeker Screw

PLAINVILLE, MA –Hilco has gone to great lengths to make Thread-Seeker XLT the easiest replacement screw you’ve ever used, the newest addition to the Thread-Seeker. •       Extra long for the easiest handling •       Sharper taper aligns the most difficult hinges •       Breaks cleaner with just the right pressure •       Tight bond coating keeps screws in and snug •       Lower priced than many other spring hinge screws For more information or to order contact Hilco at (800) 955-6544 or visit us online at www.hilco.com
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Hilco’s Reader Twin Packs

Hilco’s Reader Twin Packs

PLAINVILLE, MA – More than 60% of reader wearers purchase multiple pairs, take advantage of this growing trend with Hilco’s reader twin packs!  Now your patient has an economical way to purchase multiple readers.  All reader twin packs are available in ½ diopters up to +3.00 and come with 2 color coordinated soft slip-in cases and a microfiber cleaning cloth.  With 8 reader twin packs to choose from in bright and fun colors and patterns, there is one for everyone.  And for the patient that needs a reader when outdoors, 2 styles feature a sun reader! Call Hilco today at 800-955-6544 for more information.
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Leader’s Over-the-Glasses Ski Goggles

Leader’s Over-the-Glasses Ski Goggles

PLAINVILLE, MA – Leader is expanding their Rx Sports Eyewear collection . . . introducing three over-the-glasses ski goggles to enhance vision and performance on the slopes!  Designed to fit comfortably over eyewear or with an optical insert.  All styles offer anti-fog, scratch resistant lenses and 100% UV protection.  In addition, two styles have polarized lenses to eliminate glare.  The sleek, unique designs also incorporate a moveable side hinge that provides optimum fit over a helmet. Call Hilco today at 800-955-6544 for more information.
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Introducing Hilco’s Contact Lens Organizers

Introducing Hilco’s Contact Lens Organizers

PLAINVILLE, MA – Hilco has the solution for contact lens wearers that are on the go!  A great way to increase patient compliance and generate additional sales.  Perfect for the traveler, sport enthusiast, or the occasional wearer; Hilco has designed 4 different sized carrying cases to hold your contact lens items all in one, organized, easy to find spot.  From a pocket size organizer great for daily use to a large organizer for extended travel, there is a size to fit everyone’s needs.  Each organizer comes with a contact lens screw top case and mirror in a sleek, black zipper hard case.  The larger organizers unique design also accommodates “travel size” bottles of ALL name brand care solutions, and fits easily in your carry-on or briefcase.  Hilco’s new contact lens organizers; a place for everything, so everything stays in it’s place! Call Hilco today at 800-955-6544 for more information.
Filed in: Contact Lens
Maximize profits with Hilco’s Consumer Accessories Displays

Maximize profits with Hilco’s Consumer Accessories Displays

PLAINVILLE, MA – In today’s economy it is becoming increasingly difficult for doctors to simply raise retail eyewear prices to grow profits. Optical retailers need to find additional revenue streams that build long term value. Eyewear accessories are a major solution to increase income in the practice. Accessories enhance the patient’s experience and build long term benefits for the practice. Selling accessories involves very little time or other additional costs, consequently almost all of the profits drop straight to the bottom line. Hilco makes it simple to get started with two accessories display options, a floor standing display or a countertop display where space can be an issue. Both options come with pre-selected assortments and can be customized to fit the practice needs. For more information or to order contact Hilco at (800) 955-6544 or visit us online at www.hilco.com
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LEADER® RX-ABLE PRO SPORT OPTICS SUNGLASSES

LEADER® RX-ABLE PRO SPORT OPTICS SUNGLASSES

PLAINVILLE, MA – Leader is expanding their Rx Sports Eyewear collection and introducing a complete line of Rx sunwear featuring 8-base styling with 6-base optics and processing ease!  Ideal for many outdoor non-contact sport activities including, fishing, water sports, cycling and more!  All styles integrate an EZ 6-base adapter system and pre-edged 8-base plano polarized polycarbonate sun lenses are also available, offering multiple wearing options.  Over-molded temples on all styles for added comfort.  Rx sunwear styles come complete with a deluxe zipper carrying case, microfiber cloth and sport strap. Call Hilco today at 800-955-6544 for more information.
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