FMO Holds Two Optrafair 20/20 Transformation Events

FMO Holds Two Optrafair 20/20 Transformation Events

Following the FMO General Meeting, FMO held two Optrafair 20/20 Transformation events to update companies on a host of new features for 20/20. Led by FMO chair-elect, Stuart Burn, the event provided the perfect environment for companies old and new to Optrafair to...

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Brexit Business Preparation, Risk & Compliance Advice

Brexit Business Preparation, Risk & Compliance Advice

HR Solutions, who supply FMO's latest member benefit, the HR Knowledge Base and Advice Line, have published Brexit Business preparation, Risk and Compliance advice. Members can access the HR Knowledge Base & Advice Leaflets in the "General" section of the members...

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John Conway RIP

John Conway RIP

It is with great sadness that we report the untimely death of John Conway, an esteemed veteran of the optical industry, at the age of 60. The photo shows John, on the right, receiving Honorary Life Membership of the FMO from Kingsley Sleep and Barry Dibble in 2017....

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Embracing the future

Embracing the future

Optician asked incoming FMO chairman Stuart Burn how the FMO intends to bring the glamour back to Optrafair Stuart Burn likes challenges – in fact he thrives on them. Having taken over as vice chair of FMO, the UK’s optical trade association, in September, he will...

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Lens & Frame Supplementary Meeting

Lens & Frame Supplementary Meeting

The FMO’s Lens & Frame Supplementary meeting, combining the Lens Focus Group and Standards Panel, took place last week with eleven members in attendance, as you can see from the photo. The meeting was chaired by Dr Andy Hepworth and Andy Sanders, responsible for...

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Cosium Joins a Reinvigorated FMO

Cosium Joins a Reinvigorated FMO

The Federation of Manufacturing Opticians (FMO) is delighted to announce Cosium UK Ltd as a new member. Cosium UK Ltd, who provide business management solutions for health professionals, will also be joining over 100 companies exhibiting at Optrafair 2019. Now...

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