MyOptique, the leading online eyewear retailer in Europe, has made yet another acquisition in its quest to dominate the market and battle Mister Spex. After snapping up UK premium online eyewear business Eyewearbrands.com and Germany’s 4Care (Lensbest.de), the company is today announcing that it has acquired ‘Scarlett of Soho’ (also based in the UK)Read More
Consumers are becoming increasingly willing to buy their glasses online, according to the CEO of glasses e-tailer MyOptique Group, which has today announced two major European acquisitions.
CEO Kevin Cornils said shoppers are purchasing optical products more frequently than historically has been achieved on the high street, in the wake of agreeing deals to take over German eyewear business 4Care and UK-based premium online eyewear company Eyewearbrands.Read More
MyOptique, which specialises in selling spectacles and sunglasses online, has identified Germany as an area of potential growth because only 3% of frames are purchased online in the country, although 20% of customers choose to shop online for other items. Additionally, Germany is the largest market for prescription eyewear in Europe and more than 40 million Germans wear glasses.Read More
MyOptique Group, Europe's leading online optical retailer selling prescription glasses (Glasses Direct, MyOptique), sunglasses (Sunglasses Shop) and contact lenses (LensOn), today announced it has secured £8 million in investment and appointed a new Chairman to bolster its aggressive international expansion plans.Read More
Glasses Direct, Europe’s largest online prescription glasses retailer, announced today that it has secured £10m in its second round of funding from an international syndicate of blue chip investors.Read More