NEXT GENERATION TRANSITIONS&reg WINS OLAS BEST IN LENS TREATMENTS AWARD OF EXCELLENCE

Transitions Optical Thanks Partners for Making New Lens a Success
PINELLAS PARK, Fla., Nov. 27, 2002 Next Generation Transitions&reg Lenses were recognized by the Optical Laboratories Association (OLA) with its prestigious OLA Award of Excellence in the Best in Lens Treatments category.
The award was announced during the OLAs Presidents Dinner and 16th Annual Awards of Excellence Presentations Nov. 23 in Indianapolis. Accepting the award was Dave Cole, general manager of the Americas for Transitions Optical, Inc.

We were pleased to bring an amazing new technology to the optical industry and to see how well it has been received in the marketplace, said Cole. Our laboratory and manufacturer partners have been key to this success. Theyve helped turn this innovative technology into a thriving product that is opening up opportunities to make a higher-performing clear lens the industry standard.

Next Generation Transitions Lenses are as clear as regular lenses indoors for uncompromised visual acuity, plus provide the everyday convenience of visual comfort in varying light conditions and 100 percent automatic UVa and UVb protection. The lenses have the outdoor darkness of sunglasses and a record-breaking speed of performance.