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    Big Smile Worlds biggest optician store ?

    Does any of you have an idea whits optician shop is the largest in the world ?


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    Redhot Jumper Wondering what you mean.................................

    Wondering what you mean. There are many that claim to be the biggest. But they have just more normal stores, than others.

    Like the merged future Essilor Lux corporation will have some 6,000 of them worldwide.
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    NO i mean largest shop (square feet)
    mine is 1400 square feet i guess some shops around the world is 10 times that.

    what is the largest you have seen/heard off ?

    best regards

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    We have a store here in Sweden that is around 2000 square feet in the Synsam Group. Waiting to hear more responses :)

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    Blue Jumper Synsam Group is the leading player in the Eye Fashion.

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    Synsam Group is the leading player in the Eye Fashion. Synsam offers a range of glasses, sunglasses, lenses and accessories for the customer's own style and unique needs. Besides this, the optician also is a service and knowledge in eye health of the highest quality.

    The Group operates in seven countries, has sales of approximately SEK 3 billion and has 2,500 employees in 500 stores. The stores are operated under the brands optician Profile Optics.

    Since 2014 Synsam is owned by CVC Capital Partners.
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    The Optiks international in south Edmonton is massive. I'd wager way more than 2000 square feet. Maybe double that if you include the back rooms.

    Scratch that it's even bigger at 9800 sq feet. All I know is it was hard on the feet walking that store all day. lol http://www.connect2edmonton.ca/archi...p/t-15458.html
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    "We recognize that an awful lot of people in the market are buying prescription eyewear because they have to, not because they want to," said McIntosh, president of Factory Optical and Optiks International.

    "So we want to make it as pleasant as possible."

    The Regina-based group of companies continued its expansion into Alberta and British Columbia with its newest Optiks International outlet, which opened Thursday in South Edmonton Common.

    At 9,800 square feet, the company bills itself as "Canada's other largest optical store." (An older superstore in Calgary is "Canada's largest optical store.")
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