IcareLabs Blog

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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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 celebrates 55 years

55 Years By The Numbers

May 17, 2023 4:51:25 PM

Today we celebrate 55 amazing years thanks to our amazing team members. We would also like to thank the many eyecare professionals across the USA who have supported us over the years.

Let's take a look at what 55 years looks like in numbers.

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IcareLabs celebrates a successful year with wonderful things added and plans to only add more in 2023

IcareLabs & Your Practice In 2023

Dec 28, 2022 9:14:16 AM

Another year down and many great lessons learned over the course of this past year. We've completed several equipment upgrades and fine-tuned numerous processes within the lab itself. Along the way, we've zeroed in o areas for improvement in the New Year. Let's take a look at what we learned and what it all means for us heading into 2023.

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Welcoming the new Director of Account Management, Tina Farrell, to help promote success to our customers and their patients.

Partnering With You For Your Success

Jan 27, 2022 10:30:47 AM

My name is Tina Farrell and I am so excited to be part of the IcareLabs team. I have worked in the optical industry for over 33 years and have been a customer of IcareLabs for over 15 years. Working with them from the outside only grew my desire to be part of something so special.

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IcareLabs wishes you a prosperous and happy New Year for 2022!

IcareLabs & Your Practice In 2022

Dec 28, 2021 2:25:58 PM

With this year almost complete, 2021 has truly been a year for the history books; in more ways than we can count. Earlier this year, the 3rd generation of Payne leadership took the helm at IcareLabs. I proudly accepted the position of President alongside my cousin, Tyler Payne, stepping into the Executive Vice President role and my brother, James Payne, as our Vice President of Technology.

We are also blessed to have the brilliant wisdom of Scott & Skip Payne to continue guiding us in their Senior Advisor roles. I know my grandfather would be proud to see how far we have come as a company and as a family.

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IcareLabs takes part in the Great American Teach-In

The Great American Teach-In

Nov 29, 2021 4:16:08 PM

Recently we had the opportunity to give back to our community and help enrich the lives of elementary students in our community with the Great American Teach-In. This annual event invites local businesses to come and speak to students directly about what they do and how they do it.

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Fall 2020 is here and IcareLabs has tips to help you enjoy it

It’s Fall Y’all

Sep 28, 2020 9:18:00 AM

2020 has been a long year. Covid has kept most of us bottled up at home and cabin fever has become very real to many of us. The good news is that we have made it through the summer. Going outside is now bearable as temperatures start to drop across the USA. So why not get out of the house? Our mental health could use a change of scenery and there is no better time than fall to go out and enjoy the fresh air.

Here are 4 simple activities that could help you break out of the monotony of being cooped up indoors.

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