FREE LEGAL ADVICE LINE HIGHLIGHTED AT FMO MEETING

FREE LEGAL ADVICE LINE HIGHLIGHTED AT FMO MEETING

The FMO's spring meeting in Birmingham brought together the full spectrum of manufacturing optics as small domestic businesses networked with representatives from large multinationals. Chairman, Barry Dibble, highlighted the importance of good communication and...

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CAPITA

CAPITA

Legal Helpline - A valuable benefit of membership of the Federation of Manufacturing Opticians Presentation by Janet Pressley at the FMO Joint meeting held at The NEC, Birmingham, on Thursday 20 March. Click below link for further details.

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Optrafair London 2014 Show Guide

Optrafair London 2014 Show Guide

Only a week to go until Optrafair London opens its doors! We are delighted to present the official Optrafair London 2014 Show Guide.Simply download your copy now and find everything that you need to know about the show - from our exciting show features,...

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FMO Supports the Optical Workers’ Benevolent Fund

The FMO has received a thank you letter from John Andrews, Chairman of the Optical Workers' Benevolent Fund for their recent donation. Please see the below attachment. Further information about the Optical Workers' Benevolent Fund is available on the Wiseman...

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General Optical Council Press Release, 12 February 2014

For immediate release Nockolds Solicitors to run consumer complaints service The GOC has appointed Nockolds Solicitors to run its independent mediation service for optical consumers from 1 April 2014. Nockolds were the successful candidate in an open tender process...

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The Internet – Present and Future

The Internet – Present and Future

Enjoy a glass of wine, canap_s and interesting discussion with the Spectacle Makers on Thursday 5th June. A panel has been set up to discuss the topic of 'The Internet - Present and Future'. The talk will be held at the offices of the Association of Optometrists,...

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BRITISH OPTICAL ASSOCIATION MUSEUM IN ITS 114th YEAR

BRITISH OPTICAL ASSOCIATION MUSEUM IN ITS 114th YEAR

2014 is already shaping up to be another busy year for the British Optical Association Museum at the College of Optometrists in London. Late last year the museum unveiled three new displays on contact lenses, artificial eyes and low vision aids. Many of the items in...

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INTERNATIONAL OPTICAL COMPANIES INVITED TO JOIN UK’s FMO

The UK's respected optical trade body, The Federation of Manufacturing Opticians (FMO) is inviting companies outside of the UK to join and share in many of the benefits of membership.   With central London offices, The FMO is an ideal meeting place with a choice...

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FMO LOOKS FORWARD TO AN INSPIRING 2014

New members and companies which are at the cutting edge of optical technology add a fresh dynamism to The FMO in 2014, and are set the drive the optical community forward, believes new Chairman, Barry Dibble."The widest range of optical companies is now drawn together...

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FMO ANNUAL LUNCHEON DRAWS LARGE PARTY

FMO ANNUAL LUNCHEON DRAWS LARGE PARTY

UK optics working together in partnership was the theme of The FMO's AGM and annual luncheon last week. It drew an unrivalled spirit of goodwill across all sectors of optics as more than a hundred gathered together in Paddington's Hilton Hotel.The Chairman's chain of...

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FMO FREE LEGAL ADVICE SERVICE SUPPORTS MEMBERS

FMO FREE LEGAL ADVICE SERVICE SUPPORTS MEMBERS

Free legal advice for FMO members is one of the great benefits of being part of the trade body believes FMO Chairman, John Conway. The Capita Legal Advice Line is provided by a team of experts sourced to cover all queries that FMO members are likely to face in...

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