VSP Optics Group Opens New VSPOne Facility in Minnesota

Hawaii facility also opens to serve island practices

Rancho Cordova, Calif., July 1, 2013 – VSP® Optics Group today announced the new VSPOne™ Optical Technology Center in St. Cloud, Minn. The brand new facility was created in response to increasing market demand for UNITY® Performance Optics products in the Upper Midwest.

“We are constantly looking for opportunities to improve and deliver products and services to our doctors and their patients,” said Don Oakley, president of VSP Optics Group. “VSPOne St. Cloud will leverage the latest open source manufacturing technologies combined with local service to bring our UNITY portfolio of products to this market.”

VSPOne St. Cloud will begin servicing customers in early July 2013. The new location offers the full portfolio of UNITY lenses and coatings as well as other core ophthalmic products.

VSP Optics Group also announced the opening of a new facility in Hawaii, which is designed to support on-island demand for UNITY products with a new streamlined delivery system. VSPOne Hawaii will begin servicing island customers in early July as well.

The Minnesota and Hawaii facilities expand the VSPOne Optical Technology Center network to a total of nine locations. The other locations include VSPOne Columbus, VSPOne Dallas, VSPOne Fort Lauderdale, VSPOne Olympia, VSPOne Sacramento, VSPOne San Diego and VSPOne Tampa Bay.

For more information about VSPOne St. Cloud, VSPOne Hawaii or the VSPOne Optical Technology Center network, visit www.vspopticsgroup.com.

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About VSP Global
VSP Global® includes VSP Vision Care, the largest not-for-profit vision benefits and services company in the United States with 59 million members; Marchon® Eyewear Inc., one of the world’s largest manufacturers, designers and distributors of quality fashion and technologically-advanced eyewear and sunwear; Eyefinity® which offers innovative solutions and the premier management software and technology to improve overall practice management and patient experience; and VSP Optics Group, industry leaders in new technologies, production processes, service and logistics.  




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