ST. PAUL, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
3M announced today that it has completed the sale of its safety
prescription eyewear business to HOYA Vision Care, a global leader in
the eyeglass lens industry.
The safety prescription eyewear business provides a comprehensive line
of frames, prescription lenses, and premium coating options in a
custom-made solution. The business has annual global sales of
approximately $45 million.
The safety prescription eyewear business was part of 3M’s Personal
Safety Division, which is in the Safety & Graphics Business.
3M is a global leader in personal safety solutions, including
respiratory protection, fall protection, hearing protection, and plano
(non-prescription) eye protection.
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