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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Matthew Vulich Vice President Marketing AIT Industries 630-274-6136 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.     AIT Industries debuts WECO C.6 Blocking System at Vision Expo East   Bensenville, IL: AIT Industries announces the launch of the WECO C.6 at Vision Expo East in New York.  The WECO C.6 is the newest blocking solution from AIT, it is the first dedicated blocker featuring wave-front power mapping technology. This advanced feature allows you to see progressive lens designs with the lens shape superimposed, making edging progressives lenses incredibly fast and easy for the operator. Another feature is the…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Matthew VulichVice President MarketingAIT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. AIT Signs Agreement to Distribute Visionix Instruments AIT Industries, headquartered in Bensenville, Illinois, is now a distributor of Visionix Instruments, designed and manufactured in Israel. Formal launch of the products took place at the Vision Expo West. The VX55 Digital Refraction System features a sound ergonomic design, efficient refraction management, intuitive touch-screen interface, easy control of the vision tester directly from a Samsung® Galaxy tablet with easy upgrades through the Google Play Store, and the ability to integrate with a variety of devices and EMR. The VX55…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFor more information, please contact: Matthew VulichVice President MarketingAIT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. AIT to debut visuReal® Portable Video Centration System at Vision Expo East AIT Industries, headquartered in Bensenville, Illinois, is unveiling its new video centration system, the visuReal® Portable The visuReal® Portable is a video centration system that leverages the portability of a tablet with the unlimited computing power of the cloud to deliver some of the most accurate measurements available in the market. Using a proprietary optical system that attaches to an iPad® in conjunction with a calibration tool that sits on the patients frame, the visuReal can…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Matthew VulichVice President MarketingAIT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  AIT Launches Edge 680 Premium Patternless Edging System at Vision Expo East AIT Industries, headquartered in Bensenville, Illinois, is releasing at International Vision Expo East a new production patternless edger. The WECO Edge 680 Edging System exclusively offered by AIT offers integrated drilling, lensometry, autoblocking, grooving, safety bevel, wrap edging and a simple to use interface to process Chemistrie® magnetic lenses. In addition to this, the Edge 680 offers a number of enhanced features including a larger, tiltable touch screen, redesigned more intuitive user interface, integrated bar…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Matthew VulichVice President MarketingAIT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  AIT Unveils S-Tracer Lab Tracer AIT Industries, headquartered in Bensenville, Illinois, has introduced a new lab tracer. The new S-Tracer is a breakthrough in tracing technology. It eliminates the use of spring tension, gravity and other tracing methods predominant today to deliver the most precise measurements and shape reproduction you can find in the market. The S-Tracer has advanced features including a high base-curve wrap frame tracing function with a 30mm vertical strike, a fast trace function, smart trace function for small sharp cornered shapes and a…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Matthew VulichVice President MarketingAIT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   Vulich Family Reaquires 100 Percent Ownership of AIT Industries From INDO BENSENVILLE, Ill.—Opti-Vue, Inc., a company owned by the Vulich family, has reached an agreement with Industrias de Optica (INDO), a Spanish manufacturer of lenses and equipment, through which the Vulich family will reacquire from INDO 100 percent ownership of AIT Industries. AIT Industries is an Illinois company that manufactures and distributes lab finishing equipment and ophthalmic instruments. The company has been in business since 1952 and was originally purchased in 1996 by longtime AIT engineer…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Matthew VulichVice President MarketingAIT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  AIT Launches airMAX Universal Lens Edger Air Purification System AIT Industries, headquartered in Bensenville, Illinois, has recently launched its new airMAX Universal Lens Edger Purification System. The airMAX hooks up in line with up to two wet patternless edging systems removing dust and foul smelling odors that are produced from cutting high-index lenses. Its durable industrial design means you will get many years of trouble free operation and its high-density carbon filter allows you to breathe easy about the air quality in your lab. airMAX is a…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Matthew VulichVice President MarketingAIT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   AIT Signs Agreement to Distribute WECO Equipment AIT Industries, headquartered in Bensenville, Illinois, signed an agreement with WECO to distribute the WECO Industrial product line for the U.S. Market. WECO of Germany is a world class leader in the design and manufacturing of high quality lens finishing equipment for wholesale labs as well as small optical shops. WECO’s industrial product line is highlighted by the Edge 990 Robotic Patternless Edging System, Verifier Pro Turbo, and the new Edge 580 Patternless Edger. The Edge 580 incorporates wrap…
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Matthew VulichVice President MarketingAIT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   AIT Expands Ophthalmic Instrument Lineup AIT Industries has just launched several new Ophthalmic Instruments including the SL-8u Digital Imaging Slit Lamp, RT-7000 Autorefractor / Keratometer / Corneal Topographer, and PTS-910 Automated Perimeter in an ongoing effort to meet the needs of our customers and Eyecare Professionals nationwide.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact: Matthew VulichVice President MarketingAIT This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.   AIT unveils new Contiuum Paternless Edger AIT Industries, a member of the Indo Group, headquartered in Bensenville, Illinois, will be releasing to the industry for the first time at Vision Expo West the Continuum Edging System.  Continuum is designed specifically for those who are new to in-office edging, its intuitive interface simplifies the steps required to process lenses and as a result, increases overall efficiency and significantly reduces training time in comparison with competing edgers.  Continuum is ideally suited for low to medium volume optical dispensaries…