Press Release – updated: May 17, 2018
CHICAGO, May 17, 2018 (Newswire.com) –
Opternative, Inc. today announced that it has partnered with Liingo Eyewear to provide access to online prescription renewal technology on the company’s website Liingoeyewear.com.
Opternative’s partnership with Liingoeyewear.com will further the guarantee that patients have access to the most affordable, accurate and convenient glasses renewal options available online.
“This is an exciting time at Opternative as we continue to expand access to low cost, accurate and safe online prescriptions for eyeglasses,” said Brent Rasmussen, CEO, Opternative. “We are thrilled to add Liingo Eyewear to our growing list of partners and we look forward to working with them to support the online prescription needs of their customers.”
“Liingo was founded on the idea that purchasing a pair of glasses is more than just a medical necessity, it’s about crafting a voice and telling your story,” said Douglas Harris, CEO of Liingo Eyewear. “We want to take it one step further and simplify the process. Many people who have great vision in their current eyewear shouldn’t have to go through the hassle of going to the doctor every time they need a new pair of glasses. This is just another feature as we work to make purchasing eyewear simple and affordable.”
Opternative Inc., a Chicago-based healthcare technology company, founded in 2012, has launched the first online refractive eye test that delivers a physician-issued prescription for glasses or contact lenses.
Opternative has created the most convenient and scientifically accurate alternative to the traditional refractive eye exam. Opternative partners can now offer their clients a refractive eye exam from anywhere, at any time, and receive a prescription for contacts and glasses from a licensed eye care professional all for a fraction of the cost and hassle.
Opternative has partnered with eyewear retailers across the US to bring this revolutionary service to our partner’s clients. For more information on partnering with Opternative visit our partner page here.
About Liingo Eyewear:
Liingo Eyewear was founded in October 2016, in Draper, Utah, and was recently acquired by 1800 Contacts. Liingo believes that eyewear is a form of self-expression and that everyone should own more than a single pair. This belief drives their affordable prices, trendy styles, and free prescription lenses included with every pair.
Pete Horkan, Vice President
Source: Opternative, Inc.