Market Analysis

The latest insights and analysis about the international eyewear market including market sizes, growth, drivers and trends on a country, regional and global level.

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  • News briefs

    U.S. insurer offering discounts on blue-light filters


    Whereas eyewear brands are producing lenses to block blue light for the receptors, our eyes, at least one major medical insurer has begun incentivizing its policyholders to invest in filters to block blue light at the source, the screens of our digital devices. UnitedHealthcare in the U.S. is offering a ...

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    U.S. market confirms its rebound in Q3


    According to The Vision Council’s most recent VisionWatch report, covering the third quarter of U.S. market, the 12 months preceding September 2021 suggest a solid recovery in eyewear revenues. Sales for the period reached $46.45 billion, up by 24 percent from the comparable period of 2020 and by 6.3 percent ...

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    Top 5 eyewear companies’ stock prices up 4.6 % in Q4


    We are updating here our quarterly chart on the evolution of stock prices for the public companies in the eyewear market, including manufacturers, distributors or retailers of contact lenses, prescription lenses, eyeglasses and sunglasses. We are also publishing a ranking of these 22 companies based on their stock market value.

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    STS develops innovative mobile apps

    2021-11-14T12:00:00+00:00Sponsored by

    When the pandemic swept through Europe, Brussels-based eyewear sales manager Alexandra Macsimov decided to find online solutions. Brick-and-mortar showrooms were shuttered, which impacted customers in two main ways. Firstly, they were prevented from nipping into their local stores to try on different frames before buying…

  • News briefs

    J&J sees contact lens users return to pre-Covid habits


    Johnson & Johnson Vision sees contact lens consumption in Western Europe recovering as lockdown restrictions ease and wearers progressively return to their pre-Covid habits. The announcement follows a survey by the contact lens company among 3,300 respondents across France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Belgium and the Netherlands. The main finding of ...

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    Report sees 5% CAGR growth rate for eyewear packaging market until 2031


    The international eyewear packaging market is expected to grow at a compound average growth rate of 4.7 percent over the next decade, according to a new industry report by Persistence Market Research. The U.S. research company said the growth would be fueled by the general increase of the eyewear market ...

Sector Reports

A Comparison of European Contact Lens and Lens Care Markets in 2020 (5)

A Comparison of European Contact Lens and Lens Care Markets in 2020


A Comparison of European Contact Lens and Lens Care Markets in 2020