ABB OPTICAL GROUP Acquires Infinity Optical Gas Permeable Lab

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ABB OPTICAL GROUP Acquires Infinity Optical Gas Permeable Lab
ABB to continue manufacturing Infinity lens designs


ALAMEDA, Calif. (May 20, 2016) – ABB OPTICAL GROUP announced the acquisition of San Diego-based Infinity Optical, Inc., a manufacturer of custom contact lenses with approximately 400 customers.

ABB Optical will continue manufacturing Infinity's gas permeable lens designs at its Alameda-based GP lab. Infinity's lens designs include:

  • Infinity Multi-Vu Lens
  • Infinity Centrad Lens
  • Infinity Semi-Scleral Lens
  • Infinity Scleral Lens
  • Infinity PSC Lens (Post Surgical)
  • Infinity Cone Lens
  • Infinity Standard
  • Infinity Bitoric Design

All ABB OPTICAL GROUP custom-manufactured GP lenses are backed by a 90-day guaranteed fit program for spherical lenses and a 120-day guaranteed fit program for specialty lens designs. Additionally, highly-trained GP consultants, knowledgeable in lens designs, fitting trends and materials, are available to assist eye care practitioners in fitting patients with specialty lenses.

To place an order for Infinity lenses as well as ABB Optical's signature designs, call 1-800-772-3911 and select option 3, or visit, which also features a live chat option for consultations. To speak with a fitting consultant by phone, call 800-772-3911 and select option 4.

ABB Optical's history of manufacturing specialty lenses dates back to 1959, when its contact lens lab was part of the CON-CISE Contact Lens Company. ABB Optical and CON-CISE merged in 2007, forming an organization that today is a leading provider of optical products across the United States.

ABB OPTICAL GROUP is a leading provider of optical products in the United States. The company supplies nearly two-thirds of eye care professionals across the country with brand name contact lenses, fully customizable gas permeable and custom specialty soft contact lenses, ophthalmic lenses and more. The company's Digital Eye Lab is a fully automated optical lab dedicated to freeform digital lens fabrication. ABB OPTICAL GROUP also offers practice-building services such as pricing strategy tools, business reviews, annual supply staff training and e-commerce solutions. For additional information, visit

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