i-Optics and Hoya Vision Care signed a multiple-year contract to launch a unique collaboration in a several optical retail markets. i-Optics developed EasyScan, which reportedly generates medical-grade retinal images within three minutes without pupil dilation. The two companies believe that their partnership will enable to provide affordable eye exams and customized advice. HOYA sees the direct connection of retinal imaging and protective lens treatments for protection against harmful UV rays and blue light emissions from digital devices. Besides that, it actively involves the customers in the purchasing process of their new pair of lenses and helps to raise awareness of the importance of good eye care and eye care solutions. Hoya and i-Optics start their partnership this summer in the Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Austria, Italy and the USA. As of the beginning of 2015 both companies expect to expand their exclusive collaboration globally. Read more.