Our brands

Europe

Brand presence

1972

Founded

838

Stores

About Fielmann

When Guenther Fielmann opened his first store in Cuxhaven in 1972, he was driven by one simple idea: to put the customer first. he began to democratise eyewear by offering affordable prices and extensive services. From one day to the next, in 1981 Fielmann replaced the eight health insurance frames with 90 fashionable and high-quality metal and plastic frames in 640 varieties for free.

Slovenia

Brand presence

1989

Founded

35

Stores

About Optika Clarus

Optika Clarus is Slovenia's leading optician. When the first store opened in 1989 in the country’s capital city Ljubljana, the company set standards as the first optician with its own children's department. Today, Optika Clarus operates more than 30 stores, the largest of which, with 1,000 square metres, is located in the centre of Ljubljana.

Spain

Brand presence

1992

Founded

99

Stores

About Óptica & Audiología Universitaria

Óptica & Audiología Universitaria is one of the largest opticians in Spain. It was founded in Barcelona in 1992 with the aim of offering affordable "university prices" for all. Since then, Óptica & Audiología Universitaria has grown steadily and offers hearing aids in addition to glasses and contact lenses.

Spain

Brand presence

1961

Founded

21

Stores

About Medical Óptica Audición

With its stores and an online shop, Medical Óptica Audición is one of the leading optical and acoustic providers in Northern Spain and the market leader in the Basque Country. Founded in 1961 in Bilbao, the company’s philosophy "El cliente es el jefe" ("The customer is the boss") is still anchored today.

USA

Brand presence

1974

Founded

82

Stores

About SVS Vision

SVS Vision is an optical retailer based in Mt. Clemens, Michigan, USA. The company is the market leader in Michigan and operates stores across nine US states. Founded in 1974, SVS Vision runs its own surfacing laboratory and eyewear manufacturing facility as well as its own vision insurance.

USA

Brand presence

2019

Founded

Online

Presence

About Befitting

Befitting is a technology provider and online optical retailer that makes eyewear shopping with vision insurance fun and easy. The company employs specialists in Canada and the United States.

As at 30 September 2023