About Us

Who we are?


Global Optics, Inc. ensures our independent laboratories consolidated purchasing, superior logistical solutions and supply chain distribution.

Global Optics, Inc., consists of Independent Wholesale Laboratories from across the country. Global was founded in 1971 with eight laboratories and a handful of small vendors. Now, Global consists of shareholders, serving over sixty optical laboratories, with inventory product from 20 vendors. Global is the supply chain for independents and has factory direct relationships internationally.


Global Optics, Inc. is unique in that we have our own 34,000 square foot, state of the art, centralized distribution center in Green Bay which is completely computerized with arguably the best lens inventory in the industry.

This facility houses most major lens manufacturers’ products in depth for the exclusive use of its members. Global has the ability to ship overnight across the country at very competitive rates.

Global Optics, Inc. has most everything a lab needs under one roof! Receiving the bulk of what a lab needs in one shipment offers unparalleled efficiency and cost savings. Due to our reserve inventory, shareholders are rarely affected by manufacturers’ back orders.


Global Optics, Inc. purchasing committee works closely with vendors to find ways to secure most favored nation pricing on first class name brand products.


Global Optics, Inc. is much more than a buying group. Contact any member to hear the multitude of reasons why the independent laboratory owner should consider membership.