Company Profile

 

Shamir Insight, Inc., is a fully owned subsidiary of Shamir Optical Industry, Ltd., an Israel-based company, which is engaged in the development, design and manufacture of premium progressive lenses and molds for the ophthalmic industry.  Serving as the Sales & Marketing center for the USA, Canada, Central/South America and Mexico, Shamir Insight specializes in the marketing of premium progressive lenses under product brand names such as Shamir Autograph II®, Shamir Creation®, Shamir Piccolo®, Shamir Attitude®, Shamir Genesis™ and Shamir Office™, the industry’s leading occupational lens.


Exclusively designed with proprietary, patented EyePoint Technology®, a groundbreaking software program that utilizes ray-tracing to compute optical properties and simulate human vision, this extensive product line is distributed through a network of over 300 Shamir ReCreating Perfect Vision® partnering optical laboratories.

 

Shamir Insight employs a large national sales force of Account Executives, many of whom are ABO-accredited educators who speak on a variety of optical topics to Eye Care Professionals.

 

Shamir Insight is a member of Vision Council of America (VCA) and the Optical Laboratories Association (OLA) and supports VCA’s Check Yearly See Clearly® program.  The company was established in 1997 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.



Company History

Founded in 1972, Shamir Optical Industry Ltd. is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-quality progressive lenses and molds. Famous for its Innovation, Technological Sophistication and rigorous Quality Assurance practices, Shamir is known for its quick response to changing consumer demands, and its ability to fill custom-design, private label product range orders.

 

Originally established as a manufacturer of bi-focal lenses, within a decade’s time Shamir ranked among the world’s top ten companies to develop and market original progressive lenses. Its first progressive mold and lens launched the company onto the international map, proving to be a turning point for Shamir. It‘s Shamir’s technological expertise that has made it a company with vision. In 1998 it developed its first technological breakthrough with its EyePoint Technology®.



Vision

To be the premium progressive lens designer and vendor in the United States



Mission

At Shamir, we ReCreate Perfect Vision™ by offering the most advanced technological lens solution available to the marketplace at any given time, delivering unparalleled customer service, and providing high quality comprehensive educational programs to the optical industry.

 


Company Profile

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