Lawrence & Mayo has been India’s leading opticians since 1877, providing customers with the highest standard in precision eye care solutions delivered through the latest technology in eye care testing. Since its inception, Lawrence & Mayo has strived to provide its customer with products of the highest quality coupled with the latest fashionable styles and trends in eye-wear. Over the past 140 years, the company has developed a stellar reputation for the relentless service it provides.
In 1938, Lawrence & Mayo was incorporated under the Indian Companies Act (1913) as a Private Limited Company under the leadership and guidance of Mr. I C Mendonsa. After Independence, Lawrence & Mayo re-oriented its mission, focus and objectives to support the needs of a developing India. Over the years the company has pioneered various products, services and techniques that have changed and helped shape the optical industry in India.
In 1975, Lawrence & Mayo became the first optician in the country to introduce contact lenses. Lawrence & Mayo even setup wholly-owned processing labs in the major metropolitan cities and towns across the country to ensure a steady and regular supply of spectacles for its customers. Computerized Eye-Testing was pioneered by Lawrence & Mayo; a technique used widely today to test eyesight.
Over the past 140 years of the company’s legacy; today Lawrence & Mayo has a network of over 123 showrooms covering 35 major cities and towns across India.
- Boutique (Catering to luxury segment).
- International and Indian eye-wear brands from contact lenses / spectacles /sunglasses.
- Professional dispensers and qualified optometrists at each store.
- Conducting eye health camps across the length and breadth of India. At schools /colleges and Residential communities and Corporate.
Products and Services
A century of experience and expertise has made Lawrence & Mayo the right place to come for high quality eyewear and eye-care. It dispenses custom-made spectacles and extensive range of traditional, fashionable and specialist eyewear products. The range includes spectacle frames, spectacle lenses, contact lenses, sunglasses, contact lens care solution and other eyewear accessories.
Lawrence & Mayo’s Instrument Division
The Instrument Division is an integral part of Lawrence & Mayo since its inception in 1877. The division is at the fore-front if providing state-of-the-art scientific and engineering instruments. Partnering with international companies like LYNX, MEIJI, SPECTRUM, SITCOM and PENTAX the Instrument Division offers a wide range, which includes surveying instruments; material testing instruments; environment monitoring instruments; and, scientific instruments. The Instrument Division has an impressive client list which includes ISRO, DRDO, Indian Railways, Collieries, Oil majors, engineering, educational, quality control and research institutes.