Innovative products, years of expertise and a Canada-wide distribution network are the assets that make Essilor Canada a reference in the corrective lenses industry.
Essilor has been present in Canada since it created its Montreal branch in 1972.
Today, Essilor offers a personalized hi-tech service to Canadian eyecare professionals from coast to coast thanks to its 40 local full-service optical laboratories, 3 laboratories with digital surfacing capacity in Canada, 4 coating facilities and over 1000 employees.
Along with the company's global mission, Essilor Canada's mission is to:
- Correct the vision of all those who require it
- Improve ocular comfort and lens performance by offering value added products to all wearers: always lighter, thinner and clearer lenses.
This is possible due to:
- Close proximity to the clientele, for improved quality of service
- Constant innovations, for improved performance in products and customer service
- Major industrial investments, for higher performance products and superior service
Nikon, whose name is synonymous with "the world finest lenses", has been providing millions of people across the world and beyond, with a sharper point of view through the most trusted and sought-after optical products.
Most renowned for being at the cutting edge of photographic technology, Nikon applied this same expertise to eyeglass lenses. By literally mimicking the workings of the human eye, Nikon affords every wearer unparalleled comfort and performance.
Backed by the strength of their global network and unsurpassed R&D, Nikon Optical Canada Inc., (NOCI), has been manufacturing and selling ophthalmic lenses to Eye Care Professionals in Canada for more than 25 years and is a top player on the market.
With proven optical design prowess and the finest materials and coatings in the world, Nikon has earned the status of an iconic brand. In fact, the quality of its products has received praise amongst consumers while setting the very standards recognized and adopted by industry specialists themselves.
From single vision to progressive lenses, whatever your visual needs, expect Nikon lenses to deliver:
- Unparalled quality, performance & durability
- The latest in optical innovations
- The closest thing to natural vision
Shamir Insight, Inc., is a fully owned subsidiary of Shamir Optical Industry, Ltd., an Israel-based company, which is engaged in the development, design and manufacture of premium progressive lenses and molds for the ophthalmic industry. Serving as the Sales & Marketing center for the USA, Canada, Central/South America and Mexico, Shamir Insight specializes in the marketing of premium progressive lenses under product brand names such as Shamir Autograph II®, Shamir Creation®, Shamir Piccolo®, Shamir Attitude®, Shamir Genesis™ and Shamir Office™,the industry’s leading occupational lens.
Exclusively designed with proprietary, patented EyePoint Technology®, a groundbreaking software program that utilizes ray-tracing to compute optical properties and simulate human vision, this extensive product line is distributed through a network of over 300 Shamir ReCreating Perfect Vision® partnering optical laboratories.
Shamir Insight employs a large national sales force of Account Executives, many of whom are ABO-accredited educators who speak on a variety of optical topics to Eye Care Professionals.
Shamir Insight is a member of Vision Council of America (VCA) and the Optical Laboratories Association (OLA) and supports VCA’s Check Yearly See Clearly®program. The company was established in 1997 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.