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The Incredible Story Behind the Nike Wing

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We’ve talked about the Nike Wing’s debut during this summer’s games. Major media outlets like Wired covered the frame’s groundbreaking design. Now we offer an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at how this extraordinary piece of eyewear came to life. Check out this video, which spotlights the journey undertaken by Nike, Zeiss and the VSP Global innovation lab—The Shop—in developing Read More »

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See the Nike frame everyone is talking about at this summer’s competitions

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The next level of performance eyewear for elite-level track and field athletes is ready to compete. Meet The Wing. Nike challenged VSP Global’s innovation lab, The Shop, and long-time lens partner Zeiss to reimagine the design and manufacturing process to create a revolutionary frame for elite runners. Nike’s no-compromise design philosophy meant putting the athletes’ Read More »

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VSP Global’s Innovation Lab Partners with Nike

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Nike’s groundbreaking Spring 2016 Running Collection was the result of an incredible collaboration with VSP’s innovation lab, The Shop. Check out the video below for a peek behind the scenes. Then be sure to read our exclusive Q&A with Shop co-lead Leslie Muller, whose team of industrial designers worked day and night for the better part Read More »

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Sacramento Community Helps More Than 2,000 People See

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For the fifth year, VSP Vision Care partnered with the Sacramento Kings to help provide the gift of sight to those in need through the Sacramento Kings Eyes of Hope Eyewear Donation Drive.  Kings fans donated gently used eyeglasses and readers at the Kings game against the Washington Wizards on March 30 for our most Read More »

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WIN New Nike Running Sunglasses

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This sweepstakes is now closed. Designed side-by-side with Nike athletes, the Nike Spring 2016 Running Collection pushes the envelope of athletic innovation and style with sunglass styles engineered for both speed and comfort. Nike Vision’s new construction method seamlessly fuses the lens material with the frame to provide increased coverage and lightweight feel—with aerodynamic angles Read More »

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Teaming Up with Von Miller to Help Students See

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NFL linebacker Von Miller, who started wearing glasses in grade school, founded Von’s Vision to bring the gift of sight to Denver-area children from low-income households. In July 2015, he partnered with VSP Mobile Eyes, an Eyes of Hope program, for Von’s Vision Day on the Sunnyside campus of STRIVE Prep, part of the Denver Public Schools Read More »