UAE, Dubai, 27th November, 2014: ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses, the region’s leading brand of corrective soft contact lenses, was announced the winner of the Most Popular Ophthalmic Contact Lens for 1-DAY ACUVUE® MOIST® for ASTIGMATISM at the 2014 Vision-X VP awards. The award, voted by eye care professionals from across the region, recognizes the expertise and consumer knowledge that Johnson & Johnson Vision Care has established over the past 25 years.
The Vision-X VP Awards is a new initiative in the UAE launched by Vision-X Dubai as well as VisionPlus Arabia Magazine which recognizes and celebrates the uniqueness of the region’s optical industry and highlight the best products in the markets. The award ceremony which took place on November 25th at the Dubai World Trade Centre was attended by industry leaders, distributers, suppliers, and eye care professionals.
Commenting on the award is Roy Koyess, General Manager at Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Middle East: “Johnson & Johnson Vision Care has been at the forefront of contact lens development, delivering premium disposable contact lenses that fit our patients’ needs. The team and I are delighted to be receiving the Most Popular Ophthalmic Contact Lens award for 1-DAY ACUVUE® MOIST® for ASTIGMATISM which has been well received in the market since its launch in June. Almost 1 in 4 people have astigmatism and this product marks a major step forward for their vision correction needs. That said, it is important to continue our collaboration with our customers in order to offer the best vision correction solution to our patients.”
For more information on ACUVUE® Brand Contact Lenses, please visit the website www.acuvuearabia.com.