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IcareLabs partners with The Lions Club for their Recycle For Sight Program.

IcareLabs Partners With The Lions Club's Recycle For Sight Program

Nov 17, 2023 4:30:34 PM

In the vibrant tapestry of our community, IcareLabs stands as a beacon of excellence, integrity, and resourcefulness. These aren't mere words but the guiding principles that fuel our commitment to making a positive impact. When an opportunity arose to align these values with a local non-profit, we leaped at the chance.

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Taking a proper segment height for your branded progressives

How To Take a Proper Segment Height

Nov 6, 2023 9:21:41 AM

As part of our new dispenser series of blogs this week, we're going to dive into some simple tips for taking seg height measurements. Following these tips will not only ensure proper fit but also lead to more comfortable adaptation and overall lens performance.

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Optical sales made easier with point-of-purchase material available to you at IcareLabs

Optical Sales Made Easier with POP Material

Oct 23, 2023 9:00:00 AM

The optical world has so much to offer to patients needing glasses but there just isn't enough time in the world to explain all of the upgrades and benefits that these features can bring to an individual. That's when posters, brochures, or even displays come in handy!

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The new IcareLabs Legacy MDO is designed with modern progressive wearers in mind.

IcareLabs Legacy MDO Lenses

Oct 17, 2023 10:30:00 AM

We've recently expanded our Legacy house brand progressive lenses with the new IcareLabs Legacy MDO lenses. These PALs are an amazing freeform digital design geared towards mobile device users with an extended visual field in both the near and distance zones. Check out what makes this new design so great.

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Are you selling on price or value for your optical shop?

Are You Selling Based on Price or Value?

Oct 11, 2023 1:37:29 PM

"Price is what you pay; value is what you get" is one of Warren Buffett's most famous quotes. While a lot of people are familiar with this quote, many do not put this into practice. Understanding value vs. price is key for not only your sales dollars but also your patient's satisfaction and return business.

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Modern Optical frames are now available on your IcareLabs portal.

New Modern Frame Collections Available at IcareLabs

Sep 22, 2023 3:02:09 PM

At the end of 2022, we officially launched our Supply Frame program and we had no idea just how popular it would prove to be! Obviously, many of our customers love the convenience of being able to order their patient's lenses and frames together for faster turnaround time. We now have even more Modern Optical frames to choose from.

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It is important to take a break from work to make yourself a better worker

Take a Break, You Probably Need It!

Sep 11, 2023 10:00:00 AM

If you're like most workers in America today, you're probably tired and having trouble sleeping. Work seems to follow you everywhere - from the dinner table to family gatherings and even into bed. It's time for a vacation, or as our friends across the great pond call it, a holiday. Whatever you want to call it, you definitely need it.

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Questions to ask every patient as an eye care professional

Questions to Ask Every Patient

Aug 29, 2023 10:00:00 AM

Someone once said that knowledge is having the right answer while intelligence is asking the right questions. As eye care professionals, we often have the right answers for our patients. We have gone to school or apprenticed, studied hard, and took the boards. We should know the answers.

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Follow these simple steps to check in your prescription lenses

How To Check-In Prescription Lenses

Aug 22, 2023 2:44:28 PM

Now, we all know that even the most reliable wholesale labs like ours can make the occasional mistake. After all, we're only human, and sometimes things slip through the cracks. But let's face it, there's nothing more cringe-worthy than dispensing a pair of glasses that are just plain wrong. It's a blow to your reputation as an optician and shakes your patients' confidence in your abilities.

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