IcareLabs Blog

IcareLabs becomes a fully certified wholesale safety lab for your Varilux, Crizal, and Shamir lenses.

Are You Getting Your Share of Sales in the Safety Market?

Jan 30, 2024 10:00:00 AM

Safety lenses and safety frames are an established and consistent section of the overall optical market with prescription safety being a built-in segment of business required by many employers for their employees to safely do their jobs. So the question is, what are you doing to make sure your optical is also getting its fair share of this business?

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A year in review by our Director of Operations and his plans n enhancing our wholesale lens lab.

Reflecting on 2023 and Anticipating 2024: A Year in Review

Jan 24, 2024 9:08:00 AM

In the heart of IcareLabs, beyond the machinery and technology, lies a bond that goes beyond the business realm – a connection that considers our accounts not just as clients, but as an integral part of our extended family. For 56 years, this family has been the cornerstone of IcareLabs, shaping it into the optical powerhouse it is today.

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Experience the complete premium Varilux lens portfolio

Experience Innovation with the Varilux Premium Lens Portfolio

Jan 8, 2024 2:03:56 PM

Discover the cutting-edge technology and exceptional vision quality of Varilux progressive lens technology. Varilux has been at the forefront of progressive lens innovation for years. With each new iteration, the technology and design have continued to evolve, providing wearers with an unmatched visual experience. From the early days of the original Varilux and Comfort lenses to the advanced materials and manufacturing processes used today, the evolution of Varilux has been driven by a commitment to excellence and a desire to meet the ever-changing needs of your patients.

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Doing a year end review is important to discover what brands or products make our optical most successful

Why Your Optical Shop Should Do a Year End Review

Dec 18, 2023 3:41:19 PM

As the year 2023 comes to a close, many of us have likely already started making New Year's resolutions. Setting goals and making plans for the upcoming year are undoubtedly important. However, I would argue that it is equally important to take the time to reflect on the past year.

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Scott and Skip Payne officially retire from IcareLabs

Announcing Scott and Skip Payne's Official Retirement

Dec 18, 2023 1:35:32 PM

As we bid farewell to 2023, we are both thrilled and saddened to announce the retirement of Scott Payne and Skip Payne from our organization. It is with a mix of excitement and nostalgia that we reflect on their leadership journey at IcareLabs, which began in the early 2000s following the passing of their father, our beloved founder, John Payne.

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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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