Carl Zeiss Vision Opens New Laboratory: Carl Zeiss Vision – Texas
SAN DIEGO, CA – (March 2, 2009) - Carl Zeiss Vision – Texas is open for business in Lewisville, Texas, the company reported today.

Carl Zeiss Vision – Texas is a full-service, VSP approved laboratory co-located within the Legends VSP laboratory based in Lewisville, Texas. It will offer the full range of Carl Zeiss Vision products, including Zeiss Individual™ and Zeiss GT2™ 3D customized progressive lenses, Teflon® Clear Coat Lenses and ZEISS AR coatings.

“Texas is a very important market for Carl Zeiss Vision, and our customers there have been asking us for more localized premium service,” said Fred Howard, Carl Zeiss Vision’s President –The Americas-Pacific. “We are very excited to meet that need with Carl Zeiss Vision – Texas.”

“Carl Zeiss Vision – Texas will provide the outstanding local service that eye care professionals expect,” said Dave Delle Donne, Carl Zeiss Vision’s Vice President – Sales. “At the same time, we will draw on all of the technology and resources of our national laboratory network to provide our customers with advanced ZEISS personalized lenses, and a comprehensive portfolio of sun options including new Tri-Flection(TM) mirrors. Carl Zeiss Vision – Texas brings a lot of capabilities to this market.”

Eye care professionals may contact the laboratory directly at 866-326-5541 or Carl Zeiss Vision Customer Service at 800-358-8258.

©2009 Carl Zeiss Vision International GmbH. Zeiss Individual and Zeiss GT2 3v are trademarks of Carl Zeiss Vision GmbH. Teflon® is a registered trademark of E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, used under license by Carl Zeiss Vision International GmbH.