Cutting-edge technology and innovation to offer the highest quality in the optical sector
Zohar Katzman, CTO
Shamir Optical Industry is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-performance lenses. Its R&D department constantly develops the latest and most advanced technologies, placing the customer at the centre of its mission, helping them to grow its business.
Established in 1972 in Israel and focused on the manufacture of bifocal lenses, Shamir Optical Industry is an industry leader in advanced single vision and progressive lenses. Nowadays, it is positioned among the top ten manufacturers of progressive lenses in the world, operating with 18 laboratories and a total workforce of 2,500 employees. “Each of the people who are part of Shamir are personally committed to the vision of our clients, providing the best service and support to meet and exceed their expectations, all with a personal touch,” they point out from the company.
Among their production centres, there are 7 InoTime laboratories that, thanks to the accelerated optics technology developed by Shamir in 2014 (and still today unmatched in the industry), offer a delivery time of just 24 hours for laboratory lenses, maintaining the highest level of quality at all times. Shamir’s patented InoTime service enables eye care professionals to deliver glasses to their clients in a short period of time. Glasses are available in a wide range of designs and materials, both for progressive and single vision.
The company is currently present in 23 countries and, for almost five decades, it has successfully consolidated its position in the global market thanks to technological innovation guided by the highest quality standards. It has become a benchmark in custom lens design, ensuring both wearer comfort and optimized visual acuity for virtually any prescription, in any frame shape. Thus, the firm has established itself as one of the companies in the optical sector that is most committed to innovation, seeking to improve people’s vision and offering the highest quality, both in its designs, materials and treatments, as well as in its service.