London, October 13 2010 - Four eye care volunteers journey to Syria to help those whose lives have been blighted by poor eye sight.
This month, Coronation Street actor Bill Tarmey dropped by Optical Express in the Trafford Centre, Manchester, for an eye test and new frames. Famed for his role as Jack Duckworth in the long-running soap, Bill purchased two frames and updated the lenses in a third pair, a big move for a man whose television persona has been wearing taped glasses for years.
As part of their ongoing multi million pound investment programme, Optical Express has recently spent almost £500,000 on two refits of its prime locations in the Highcross Shopping Centre in Leicester and the Westfield Shopping Centre in Derby.
Optical Express has recently invested more than £250,000 refitting of one of its flagship stores in the UK.
Olympic legend Daley Thompson will take an unconventional approach when he unveils a new optical store in Bearsden today (30 June). The decathlete, double Olympic gold medallist, world and Commonwealth champion will swap the conventional silver scissors for the scissors jump as he leaps the red ribbon to launch the new Optical Express store.
Optical Express Cumbernauld has given a much needed confidence boost to a heroic Scots soldier injured in Afghanistan ahead of being awarded the Queen's Gallantry Medal next month.
The Bridgewater Hospital has just launched its new website, designed to better highlight the full range of services offered, as well as to communicate the hospital's major points of difference.
Optical Express, the world leader in refractive surgery, has today (26 May) announced a $12 million investment in next generation laser eye surgery technology.
This March marked Optical Expressí first foray into the world of social media, as it launched its new Twitter accounts.
This Easter, Optical Expressí professional services team organised an impromptu Easter Egg Charity Drive, soliciting donations from the Optometrists and store staff that they liaise with.
Optical Express has announced the successful launch of its Ambassador Programme/ The programme, available to all past laser and intraocular lens treatment patients of Optical Express, enables referrers to choose how they would like their referral reward - valued at hundreds of pounds - to be distributed. They can claim the reward themselves, give their friend or relative the full discount, or split the reward.
This month, Optical Expressí Dunfermline location is excited to announce that they are now offering laser eye surgery consultations.
This month, Optical Express' Cameron Toll location underwent a major refit, and is now poised to serve their customers even better.
This month, Optical Express launched its new Ambassador Referral Programme. Open to both laser eye surgery and intraocular lens treatment patients, the flexible programme enables the referrer to choose how the reward - valued at hundreds of pounds per referral - is distributed.
As part of Optical Express' continued partnership with The Caring City, Optical Express is sending regular shipments of thousands of spectacles to Burundi.