New strategic partnership

Luxo has entered a strategic business partnership on industrial magnifiers with Vision Engineering, a leading-edge manufacturer of unique patented ergonomic inspection systems.

From 1st of July 2017 Vision Engineering will offer a full range of co-branded magnifiers to the North American and Central European industrial markets directly and through their authorized distribution channels.

Mark Curtis, Vision Engineering’s Managing Director, commented: “We are very excited to work with Glamox. This business partnership reflects our commitment to provide our customers with a high quality product portfolio and outstanding customer service”.

The comprehensive range of co-branded professional bench magnifiers expands Vision Engineering’s current product portfolio and gives customers a greater choice of quality inspection solutions.

Knut Rusten, Senior VP of the Glamox Group, the owners of Luxo, said: "The collaboration with Vision Engineering allows us to jointly develop a range of products which can be applied to a broader range of technical markets that can be accessed through Vision Engineering's global direct and indirect sales channels."

Vision Engineering and Luxo Corporation are working together to ensure a seamless transition of the business, without interruption of customer service.  

Given this new partnership arrangement, Luxo Corporation will be streamlining its North American operations.  Beginning August 1st, Luxo Corporation’s office and fulfillment operations will be based in Cary, Illinois.

Magnifiers for the cosmetology, low vision, healthcare and cosmetics markets will remain available through Luxo Corporation.  Task lights, microscopes and arms will also remain available through Luxo Corporation for all markets.

About Vision Engineering

Vision Engineering Ltd is a global manufacturer of unique patented ergonomic stereo microscopes and non-contact measuring systems.  Since its formation in 1958, Vision Engineering has become one of the world's most innovative and dynamic microscope manufacturers, with offices across Europe, Asia and North America, as well as a fully trained global distribution network. Vision Engineering holds world patents for its unique eyepiece-less optical technologies, which remove the need for conventional binocular microscope eyepieces. Superior ergonomics offers unrivalled operator benefits, increasing productivity and reducing costs.