How's Business?

Ciccolella, Cathy; Karp, Andrew
September 2008
Vision Monday;9/8/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p28
Trade Publication
The author discusses the status of the eye care market in the U.S. She expresses concerns over the impact of the lagging economy on consumer buying patterns and confidence about the future. Yet, she notes that optical retailers and eye-care practitioners report that their profit levels are at least holding steady. She also provides product categories listed often by optical retailers and eye-care professionals, including progressive lenses and designer or branded frames.


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