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Vision impairment can have a major impact on the mental health of patients.

Vision Impairment & Its Effects on Mental Health

Vision impairment can significantly affect the mental health and overall quality of life in adults and children. As this issue is becoming increasingly recognized, new resources are being developed to help patients and their families combat these problems and improve their quality of life on a daily basis.

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The Vision Council has recently updated the LPDS

New Lens Product Description Standard (LPDS) Released

For years, the Lens Product Description Standard v2.2 has been the industry standard for manufacturers to communicate the features of lenses and lens blanks. Recently, though, the Vision Council announced the completion and approval of Version 1.00 of the LPDS.

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A&A Optical Launches New Aéropostale Kids Collection

This summer’s going to be big for A&A Optical as we expand our reach into the global teen retail brand, Aéropostale, by launching a new collection on June 1st: Aéropostale Kids. It’s hard to believe that we’re already surpassing another huge milestone after launching Aéropostale just last summer.

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Increasing ROIs With Your Inventory

If you’ve got unsold frames just sitting in your optical practice, you could be missing out on an excellent opportunity to increase your return on investment on your inventory. As a general rule of thumb, your inventory should be turned at least three times a year to earn back the return. But how do you effectively increase this turnover rate? Keep reading to find out how you can improve your ROI on the eyeglass frames in your office today.

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Using the power of brand story when selling frames

When it comes to patient care, it can be easy to focus solely on the technical aspects of fitting patients with the best lenses. After all, that is why patients come in to your practice. However, as the eyewear industry has evolved, it has become increasingly clear that patients are looking for more than just high-quality lenses. They want to feel connected to the eyewear they choose, and that’s where the brand story comes in.

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