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Essilor to host virtual event for independent ECPs

The Future is Bright event will feature a roundtable on the optical retail market and a preview of the company’s new customer support programme

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Essilor will host a virtual event on 23 June for independent eye care professionals (ECPs) featuring a roundtable discussion and the unveiling of its new Customer Partnership Programme.

The Future is Bright event will be presented by broadcaster and author, Clare Balding, who will host a roundtable discussion on the optical retail market.

The panel will include Essilor managing director, Tim Precious; commercial director, Alan Pitcher; director of instruments, Paul Cumber; and marketing director at UKIN, Océane Couybes.

Commenting on the event, Precious said attendees will be able to “find out about new benefits and tools to help them grow, stay competitive and build a brighter future.

“It’s also a great chance to hear the panel discuss the state of the optical industry and listen to our insights on the latest optical trends and consumer attitudes.”

The event will take place on 23 June between 6–7pm. All independent ECPs can register for a pass online.

During the event, attendees will have the opportunity to win from a range of prizes including the chance to join Essilor’s ECP event at Gleneagles in September or receive Amazon vouchers.