Happy Birthday, Zyloware!



Leading frame supplier, Zyloware Eyewear, prepares to celebrate 95 years of business in 2018. The anniversary marks over nine decades of success and innovation as an industry leader and includes three generations of family ownership and operation.


To celebrate Zyloware Eyewear’s 95th anniversary, Zyloware is launching a year-long celebration with quarterly initiatives to recognize the company’s accomplishments and milestone achievements. We look forward to combining our celebration with the 3rd annual National Eyewear Day (June 6th) and our mission of providing quality eyewear to the community. Additionally, Zyloware will celebrate its 95th birthday during Vision Expo East and Vision Expo West this year alongside our customers and eye care professionals.


As a leader in the industry, Zyloware was the first optical company to license an American designer brand – Gloria Vanderbilt, and the first to license a celebrity eyewear brand – Sophia Loren. Zyloware is also recognized for introducing the first commercially viable, nearly indestructible nylon frame, the Invincible, which sold over 30 million units in 30 years.


Zyloware’s celebrity portfolio includes Sophia Loren, Gloria Vanderbilt, Daisy Fuentes, Randy Jackson, and most recently, NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal, whose collection taps into the athleisure trend. Invincilites by Zyloware offers a collection of lightweight eyewear solutions while, Project Runway, inspired by the hit reality television show, keeps up with the latest styles on and off the runway. The company also aligns itself with designer collections Leon Max, MaxStudio.com, and Via Spiga, which provide sought-after fashion trends from around the world. Stetson, which was the first licensed eyewear brand for men, is still a top-seller for male consumers looking for quality, durability, and great fit.




Vision Statement: Zyloware Eyewear is the oldest family-owned optical frame company in the United States. Since 1923, Zyloware has prided itself on innovation, quality, service, and customer satisfaction.

Our longevity is a result of our employees, suppliers, and most importantly customers that have contributed to our mission. All are a part of what makes Zyloware a success and we look forward to continuing these special relationships as we continue to innovate and introduce best-selling eyewear.



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