Source: Optometrists and Opticians
The retail optical industry in the US includes about 13,000 optician stores with combined annual revenue of $8 billion, and 20,000 offices of optometrists with combined annual revenue of $11 billion. Large opticians include Luxottica Retail (LensCrafters and Pearle Vision), Eye Care Centers of America, and US Vision. The optician segment of the industry is concentrated: the 50 largest chains hold about 60 percent of the market. The optometrist segment is highly fragmented.