KIBBUTZ SHAMIR, Israel, Nov. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Shamir Optical Industry Ltd. (Nasdaq: SHMR) ("Shamir") expects to issue its third quarter 2007 earnings results on Tuesday, November 27, 2007, and has scheduled a conference call to discuss the results at 9:00 A.M. EST that morning.
The conference call will be broadcast live as a listen-only webcast. To listen live, please go to http://www.kcsa.com approximately five minutes before the conference call is scheduled to begin. You will need to register, and may need to download and install the required audio software. The webcast will be archived for 30 days following the call.
Shamir is a leading provider of innovative products and technology to
the progressive spectacle lens market. Utilizing its proprietary
technology, the company develops, designs, manufactures, and markets
progressive lenses to sell to the ophthalmic market. In addition, Shamir
utilizes its technology to provide design services to optical lens
manufacturers under service and royalty agreements. Progressive lenses are
used to treat presbyopia, a vision condition where the eye loses its
ability to focus on close objects. Progressive lenses combine several
optical strengths into a single lens to provide a gradual and seamless
transition from near to intermediate, to distant vision. Shamir
differentiates its products from its competitors' primarily through lens
design. Shamir's leading lenses are marketed under a variety of trade
names, including Shamir Genesis(TM), Shamir Piccolo(TM), Shamir Office(TM),
and Shamir Autograph(TM). Shamir believes that it has one of the world's
preeminent research and development teams for progressive lenses, molds,
and complementary technologies and tools. Shamir developed software
dedicated to the design of progressive lenses. This software is based on
Shamir's proprietary mathematical algorithms that optimize designs of
progressive lenses for a variety of activities and environments. Shamir
also has created software tools specifically designed for research and
development and production requirements, including Eye Point Technology
software, which simulates human vision.
Investor Relations Contacts:
Roni Gavrielov Jeffrey Goldberger / Marybeth Csaby
KM / KCSA Investor Relations KCSA Worldwide
+972-3-516-7620 212-896-1249 / 212-896-1236
|SOURCE Shamir Optical Industry Ltd.|
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