Corning announced new collaboration ventures at Vision Expo East in New York, one with Tokuyama Corporation and the other with MoldSolutions. According to Corning, the partnership with Tokuyama is intended to develop state of the art photochromic technology that will allow the plastic photochromic market to grow in the future. As previously reported, Corning is also working with MoldSolutions to manufacture and distribute high-quality finished mineral molds for plastic lens manufacturers. Corning has set up a production line in France to churn out the new technical products.