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The Vision Council serves as a leading resource for the most comprehensive optical industry research, fielding surveys on a regular basis to monitor attitudes and behaviors among consumers, industry member companies and eyecare professionals. Below is a snapshot of compelling data from the research team’s recent studies.

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Reopeneyecare.com, the recently launched digital platform sponsored by The Vision Council and designed to help eyecare providers navigate the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic on their businesses, posted an industry data snapshot on the website’s homepage this week regarding the…

Reopeneyecare.com, the recently launched digital platform sponsored by The Vision Council and designed to help eyecare providers navigate the implications of the COVID-19 pandemic on their businesses, posted an encouraging industry data snapshot on the website’s homepage this week…

The Vision Council has released the results of the 2019 VisionWatch Cataract Report. Conducted in December 2019, the study measures changes in consumer behavior related to vision and vision correction after undergoing cataract surgery. The intent of the study was to explore how cataract surgery might affect vision correction markets and,…

The Vision Council serves as a leading resource for the most comprehensive optical industry research, fielding surveys on a regular basis to monitor attitudes and behaviors among consumers, industry member companies and eyecare professionals. Below is a snapshot of compelling data from the research team’s recent studies.

More than half…

The Vision Council serves as a leading resource for the most comprehensive optical industry research, fielding surveys on a regular basis to monitor attitudes and behaviors among consumers, industry member companies and eyecare professionals. Below is a snapshot of compelling data from the research team’s recent studies.

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On July 8, 2020, the United States Trade Representative’s (USTR) Office granted an exclusion from China 301 duties for over-the-counter reading glasses. On July 15, 2020, the USTR’s office issued a Federal Register notice announcing it is considering extending this exclusion for up to 12 months. Public comments on this proposed action have been…

The U.S. Trade Representative’s (USTR) office issued a Federal Register notice announcing it is considering a possible extension for up to 12 months for certain product exclusions, including eyeglass frame exclusions. Public comments on this proposed action have been requested, with the comment period running from July 1–July 30, 2020.

The Vision Council serves as a leading resource for the most comprehensive optical industry research, fielding surveys on a regular basis to monitor attitudes and behaviors among consumers, industry member companies and eyecare professionals. Below is a snapshot of compelling data from the research team’s recent studies.

ECPs are…

The Lab Division Webinar presentation is now available for download. The webinar focused on the recent findings from The Vision Council’s seven-week survey monitoring the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on the vision community. Additionally, The Vision Council’s research team provided a high-level summary of consumer and market trends from…