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New-look MyAlcon website places opticians at the heart of the user experience

New-look MyAlcon website places opticians at the heart of the user experience

Industry leading eye care brand Alcon have this week launched their new website, signalling an exciting move into a more all-encompassing, optician centric model. Informed by the brand’s core principles of training and supporting opticians; supporting and growing their businesses, and providing them with product choice, the website is a central hub for Alcon’s wealth of useful resources and information.


THE UK’s LEADING OPTICAL EXHIBITION IS BACK!

THE UK’s LEADING OPTICAL EXHIBITION IS BACK!

Optrafair is back, bigger and better across three days from 14-16 April 2018. The Federation of Manufacturing Opticians and MA Exhibitions invite you as a previous attendee to be first to register to attend the leading and most established optical event catering for the entire sector since 1978!


Xact exclusive for NEG members

Xact exclusive for NEG members

As you will know Xact offer members a free web service, with comprehensive information about all aspects of human resources and health & safety. Members have been able to upgrade this service by adding options at £300 per module. But exclusively for NEG members Xact are offering the two most popular modules at just £300 + VAT per year


Thomsen renew exclusive deal

Thomsen renew exclusive deal

We are delighted to announce that Thomsen Eyewear, which is distributed by Arena Eyewear in the UK, have agreed to extend the exclusive deal for NEG members for another twelve months. Also unlike many suppliers where prices are increasing, we have negotiated a price reduction with Thomsen, so making them an option for even more members To celebrate the deal, for the next few months if you order 10 Thomsen frames, you will receive two free frames. For more information and to arrange to view the range please contact Arena on 01952 820408 or email contact @arena-eyewear.co.uk


Heidelberg support industry with education at 100% Optical

Heidelberg support industry with education at 100% Optical

Heidelberg Engineering will once again be taking a leading roll in the education on offer at this years 100% Optical, being held at the Excel centre on the 4th to 6th February. There will be sessions on the Saturday and Sunday, with a number of CET points available. In addition to the CET Heidelberg Engineering will be giving away free hard copies of the OCT Atlas book by Yoshimura and Hangai, worth £145.00, with every demonstration of the SPECTRALIS Imaging Platform! Simply visit stand M220 and enjoy some time with one of our imaging experts, who will answer any questions you might have on OCT and fundus imaging. There will be a limited supply of books available so visit early to avoid disappointment!