VSP Optics Launches New TechShield Anti-Reflective Coatings

Providing Patients with the Clearest, Cleanest, and Most Durable TechShield® Anti-Reflective Coatings Ever


RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif. – VSP Optics announced today, the launch of new TechShield® Anti-Reflective (AR) Coatings. As part of its ongoing commitment to provide eye care professionals with innovative, high-quality products, TechShield® AR Coatings now offer patients greater clarity, scratch resistance, smudge resistance, and cleanability.

“The new TechShield® AR portfolio is the latest example of our continued investment and commitment to deliver advanced, high-performing products to eye care professionals,” said Randy Dannewitz, senior vice president of strategic development for VSP Optics. “It’s an attractive, easy-to-understand, easy-to-dispense offering to help patients see and look their best.”

In a streamlined portfolio, TechShield®, TechShield® Plus, TechShield® Elite, and TechShield® Blue offer patients the best performing TechShield® AR Coatings ever, with:

  • 2X better cleanability
  • 2X better scratch resistance
  • Excellent visual clarity and attractive cosmetic appearance
  • Available blue light defense
  • Optional backside UV coating

The TechShield® AR portfolio is available on all lens brands and materials unless otherwise specified by the manufacturer. They are also backed by a two-year warranty against scratching, peeling, and crazing under normal use.

TechShield® AR Coatings can be ordered from VSPOne® Technology Centers and through authorized Unity distributor labs.

TechShield® AR Coatings are available to order now. Visit www.techshieldAR.com for additional information. 


About VSP Global

At VSP Global®, our purpose is to empower human potential through sight. As the first and only national not-for-profit vision benefits company, this is what drives everything we do. For more than 65 years, VSP has been the leader in health-focused vision care. Every day, the people that power our complementary businesses (VSP® Vision Care, Marchon® Eyewear, Inc., Visionworks®, Eyefinity®, Eyeconic®, VSP Optics, and VSP Ventures) work together to create a world where everyone can bring their best vision to life. That means providing affordable access to eye care and eyewear for more than 80 million members through a network of more than 39,000 doctors. And it means expanding access to vision care to those disadvantaged by income, distance, or disaster. Through VSP Eyes of Hope®, more than 3.3 million people in need have received no-cost eye care and eyewear. Learn more about how we’re reinvesting in greater vision, health, and opportunities for all at vspglobal.com.





Jace Duval