Why Nakanishi Vision?

Quality That Stands Out

Nakanishi Group is committed to its employees, customers and the community, while maintaining a singular focus of producing the highest quality eyewear in the world. Nakanishi team members share a common vision, to make something special, something unique. This shared vision drives a culture of creativity, innovation, teamwork and unwavering quality. Located in Fukui, Japan, renowned eyeglass manufacturing region ranked second in the worldwide for production volume, Nakanishi Vision is in a community of more than 500 specialized suppliers able to support ongoing innovation.

Quality Inspired by Individuals, Working Together


Commitment to Lead

Nakanishi Group has a history of innovation and technology advancements in the production of eyewear, including:

  • Use of Injection molding, Monel and stainless steel in the production of eyeglasses
  • Introduction of Demi Heat Transfer method of producing metal frames
  • Introduced first nickel-titanium alloy, super elasticity frame (NiTi)
  • First to produce plastic and metal co-injection frames
  • Initiated the use of Acetate/Metal combination frames
  • Developed direct soldering technology for NiTi frames
  • Developed NiTi flat bridge frame technology
  • Introduced the first injection molded magnesium frames


Collaborative, purpose-based design helps to create original, functional works of art


Innovation, technology, materials and processes push the limits of what is possible


The most advanced manufacturing technology is used to create every collection


Quality is about pride of workmanship; every product reflects a commitment to producing the very best

People First

A strong sense of team and purpose drives a culture of innovation, quality and accountability