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Retail NATIONWIDE VISION A Great Vision of Success After nearly 30 years, Nationwide Vision has become Arizona’s leader in optical retail, with 64 locations in its home state that specialize in eye exams, glasses, contact lenses and surgical procedures. W hen people buy glasses or visit a doctor for eyecare, they want to go to someone they can trust their eyes with. Nationwide Vision strives to be that trusted care provider. Based in Chandler, Ariz., the company’s 64 locations in its home state specialize in comprehensive eye and medical exams, large selections of designer eye glasses, all major brands of contact lenses and surgical procedures, including Lasik, Intraocular contact lenses, Clear lens exchange and Cataract procedures. Dr. Neal Weinstein and Dr. Mark Hechtman founded the company in 1985, and today, it remains solely owned by the doctors. Additionally, Nationwide Vision is Arizona’s largest optical retailer and the 15th-largest optical retail chain in the United States. In the next three years, the company plans to open 15 new Arizona locations. “Our doctors and staff firmly believe in working together to deliver the best patient-care experience,” Nationwide Vision says. “No matter what our patients’ eye care needs are and how those needs might change, we have the resources and expertise to meet all our patients’ vision needs. The Right Balance Nationwide Vision sells a broad range of eyewear products in its stores. “With our wonderful Arizona sunshine in mind, we offer a variety of sunglasses to protect our patients’ eyes and meet their lifestyle needs,” the company says. Nationwide Vision offers more than 1,200 frames. “We provide such a great balance between fashion, quality and affordability that our patients may just have to pick more than one pair,” Nationwide Vision says. Al Bernstein, president and CEO Chandler, Ariz. November/December 2012 retail merchandiser 37

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Retail Merchandiser - November/December 2012
Sports Licensing Show
Wine & Food Festival
Brand Licensing Europe
Category Insight
Cover Story
Affinity Consultants
United States Olympic Committee
Pacific Cycle Inc.
Foot Locker Inc.
Nationwide Vision
Belle Foods
Campioni Enterprises
Gilligan Oil
Hickman’s Iga
Liquor Stores N.A.
Ken’s Superfair Foods and Food Fair
Navy Exchange Service Command
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Retail Merchandiser - November/December 2012