Carl Zeiss Vision has gone one step further in the integration process in Europe with the acquisition of Winter Optica Distribuciones, the former distributor of Zeiss' ophthalmic products in Spain and Portugal. Its Spanish operation and its staff are being integrated with the team of SOLA Optical España, creating a new company in Madrid, Carl Zeiss Vision España, run by Jorge Kasacos. Enrique Orellana Bofarull is acting as sales and marketing director.Both executives have worked for Winter Optica for about 20 years. Zeiss plans to do the same thing in Portugal, where it has a higher market share.