Bausch & Lomb, based in Rochester, New York, is one of the world's leading suppliers of eye health products, such as contact lenses and lens care products. In recent years, the area of medical technology (medicines, implants for eye diseases) has been developed. Today, the company employs about 13,000 people in 36 countries.
Boston gas permeable (GP) contact lenses offer excellent visual performance. Because they're durable, they can be an economical choice for vision correction. Boston GP contact lenses are easy to care for and are crafted from patented oxygen permeable material that allows your eyes to "breathe". Bausch & Lomb creates the GP (gas permeable) contact lenses that are most often recommended by eye care practitioners.
Alcon is the global leader in eye care, dedicated to helping people see brilliantly. With an over 75-year heritage, we are the largest eye care device company in the world, with complementary businesses in Surgical and Vision Care. Being a truly global company, we work in 60 countries and serve patients in more than 140 countries. We have a long history of industry firsts, and each year we commit a substantial amount in Research and Development to meet customer needs and patient demands.
CooperVision has been making advanced contact lenses that offer outstanding comfort, health, and vision quality for five decades. Trusted by thousands of leading eye care professionals across the globe, CooperVision is the world's second largest contact lens manufacturer, and the number one maker of toric contact lenses for the correction of astigmatism. From their extensive network of facilities in 12 countries across five continents, CooperVision distributes high-quality lenses virtually everywhere contact lenses are worn.
Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, Vistakon is a division of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care. Vistakon created ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses, the world's first soft disposable contact lens. Today, ACUVUE® Brand Soft Disposable Contact Lenses remain the number one brand in the world. The ACUVUE® Brand provides an outstanding range of contact lens options to meet the vision needs and wants of just about everyone requiring vision correction. With a workforce of approximately 2,500, Vistakon makes ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses for people in over 70 countries worldwide.