Essilor is a leading global manufacturer of prescription lenses for glasses, designing and creating a wide range of lenses for over 170 years. The company was founded in France in 1972 under the name of Société des Lunetiers - a frame-making brand that began acquiring lens and frame factories to export products worldwide. The name eventually became Essilor in 1972, and since then, the brand has continued to pioneer innovative breakthroughs in lens technology.
Essilor’s products include a wide range of lenses, coatings, and frames, and the company focuses strongly on innovation and technology. From the creation of the world’s first varifocal lens, the Essilor team create solutions tailored specifically to your lifestyle, age, hobbies and visual needs. Essilor’s mission is to improve people’s vision and enhance their quality of life by providing high-quality and innovative vision solutions. The company operates in over 100 countries worldwide and commits to sustainability and corporate responsibility. Everyone’s vision is different, and Essilor’s modern technology has allowed them to accommodate this, making enhanced vision more accessible.