Quality Control in Optical Labs: How We Maintain High Quality in Lens and Frame Production

At Wholesale Optical Labs, a man in a lab coat holds a small object.

Quality is the cornerstone of Allentown Optical, and we understand the immense responsibility we carry when crafting lenses and frames that directly influence your patients’ vision. Our commitment to quality isn’t merely a slogan; it’s an integral part of our manufacturing process. Here’s an insider look into how we maintain top-tier quality in lens and frame production.

Meticulous Material Selection

We begin by hand-picking high-quality raw materials, which undergo rigorous testing for durability, tensile strength, and optical purity. From specialized plastics to superior metals, our materials are sourced to meet and exceed industry standards.

Industry-Leading Standards

We’re proud to comply with both national and international quality standards such as ISO 9001. Not only do we aim for these benchmarks, but we continuously strive to surpass them. These stringent guidelines act as our roadmap to deliver products that you can trust.

State-of-the-Art Equipment

Our production floor boasts advanced optical measurement technologies, including sophisticated lensometers and interferometers. These devices allow us to measure intricate lens parameters with extreme precision. Should any deviation be detected, immediate adjustments are made to maintain accuracy.

Skilled Lab Technicians

We believe in the power of human touch. Our highly trained lab technicians oversee the automated processes, exercising their expertise to identify and rectify any quality issues before they escalate. Continuous in-house training ensures that our team is up-to-date with the latest techniques and quality control methods.

Regular Audits and Preventive Maintenance

A well-maintained machine is key to high-quality production. We perform regular internal and external audits that scrutinize our machinery and production processes. Our equipment undergoes preventive maintenance to ensure everything runs smoothly, minimizing the chances of unexpected glitches that could compromise quality.

Real-time Monitoring Systems

We employ cutting-edge software that offers real-time monitoring of the production line. This system alerts our managers to any potential issues immediately, enabling quick corrective actions and reducing production waste.

Customer-centric Approach

Feedback from eye care professionals like you is invaluable to us. We actively seek and analyze your comments to continually refine our products and production methods. We consider you partners in our journey towards optical excellence.

We are confident that our multi-pronged approach to quality control will provide you with lenses and frames that meet the highest professional standards. Rest assured, when you choose Allentown Optical, you are choosing a brand committed to delivering uncompromising quality.

Thank you for entrusting us with your patients’ vision care needs.