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Steve Newman appointed Chief Technical Officer for Menicon Company Ltd.


Newman taking on worldwide responsibility for Product Planning, Manufacturing and Technology

Nagoya, Japan, 2 December 2010 – Menicon Company Ltd. announces the appointment of Mr. Steven Newman as Chief Technical Officer for Menicon Company Ltd. 

Newman joined Menicon Company with the acquisition of the ClearLab Flat Pack technology from 1-800 Contacts in June 2007.  Since that time, he and his team have been developing the first production lines for the introduction of Menicon One Day Flat Pack early next year. In his new capacity, Newman will direct, in addition to the Flat Pack Project, Product Planning, Brand Strategy, Packaging Strategy, and Manufacturing Strategy on a global basis in conjunction with Menicon’s HQ office and the subsidiaries worldwide.

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Menicon PremiO


Menicon launch  new products

Menicon PremiO and PremiO Toric

in february 2011 you can fitting PremiO Toric with 4 new axis




PremiO  premio-cristal

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Menicon acquires Lagado Corporation.


Nagoya, Japan, 17 June 2010 – Menicon Co., Ltd. announced on June 16 that Menicon and Lagado Corporation based in Colorado, USA, reached an agreement for Lagado to become a wholly owned subsidiary of Menicon America Inc., effective as of June 14, 2010.

Lagado will continue to operate from its current location in Englewood, Colorado, as a supplier of contact lens materials to custom gas permeable (GP) and soft contact lens manufacturers. The acquisition by Menicon will enable Lagado to further improve its product range and enhance the service level to Lagado's existing customers worldwide, and will help Menicon expand its global presence in the custom contact lens market. Menicon will expand its product offerings to custom manufacturers by adding the Lagado product line to Menicon Z and other Menicon polymer products.

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