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A&A Optical Launches the New Cremieux Collection

CARROLLTON, Texas—AA Optical is launching the new collection Cremieux Eyewear, geared toward individuals seeking a taste of French elegance. This first collection features 12 styles with a total of 33 SKU and is categorized by contemporary classic style coupled with a touch of timeless French Riviera, the company said. The Cremieux Eyewear collection features preppy details with quality, chic elegance. All of the frames in this collection feature high quality materials with a combination of Italian and Japanese acetates, German and Austrian spring hinges, fine metal and iconic Cremieux custom prints. All frames feature a French quote from Stephane Cremieux:…


David Kind Launches Its Debut Sunwear Collection

VENICE, Calif.—David Kind has announced its new sunglass line which carries on the brand’s trademark Japanese and Italian construction, creating high quality sunglasses with a laid back feel. The debut sun collection features seven sunglass options that embody the urban beach vibe with vintage 50s inspiration. The David Kind collection features tailored, understated, on-trend frames that are a laid back tribute to Southern California lifestyle. Non-prescription sunglasses will feature tempered AR coated, scratch resistant, polarized Japanese mineral glass lenses. They will also feature 100 percent UVA, UVB and UVCC protection up to 400 nanometers to block out blue light. Additionally,…


New England College of Optometry Launches Presidential Search

BOSTON—The New England College of Optometry  (NECO) has secured a search firm to assist in recruiting a new president for the school in 2018. The new president will succeed president Clifford Scott, OD, who is scheduled to retire next year, according to an announcement on the college’s website. NECO has secured the services of search firm Isaacson, Miller to assist in the recruiting process. The new president will report to the NECO board of trustees and will assume leadership of “a venerable college with a strong foundation,” the announcement noted. “The president will have the opportunity to set the course…



New York Eye Launches the Marie Claire Eyewear Collection for Women

NEW YORK—New York Eye recently launched the Marie Claire Eyewear collection geared toward today’s style-oriented woman. New York Eye has the license for Marie Claire Eyewear to design, manufacture and distribute the line in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The collection was designed in collaboration with the experts at Marie Claire and delivers a revamped take on classic eyewear shapes. The Marie Claire Eyewear collection features on-trend styles while expressing modernity and sophistication. Bold colorways and sleek profiles can be seem throughout as the collection embodies a stylish and polished assortment of frames, constructed of acetate and stainless steel. Collection…