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“Did You Hear What I Said?” Mishearing Confirmed As The #1 Thing Kiwi Couples Have Fought About In The Last Year

Friday, 11 February 2022, 9:42 am | SpecSavers

But is selective listening the cause? More than half have noticed actual signs of hearing loss New research has revealed just how much impact not listening each other can have, with more than half (54%) of over 40s listing it as a cause of disagreements ... More >>

Ultimate Rugby Training Experience up for Grabs

Wednesday, 30 May 2018, 1:56 pm | SpecSavers

An Ultimate Rugby Training Experience is up for Grabs Specsavers is giving local rugby teams a chance to learn from the very best More >>

Motorists Warned as Sun-Strike Season Approaches

Thursday, 10 May 2018, 3:24 pm | SpecSavers

There have been 780 people injured and 21 killed in crashes involving sunstrike over the last five years, crash analysis from the Automobile Association has revealed. More >>

Kiwi Drivers Putting Themselves And Others at Risk

Thursday, 7 December 2017, 8:23 am | SpecSavers

New research by Specsavers* has revealed that 42 per cent of New Zealanders over the age of 18 have confessed to experiencing vision difficulty while driving. More >>

Specsavers launches Balmain eyewear collection

Thursday, 7 September 2017, 4:43 pm | SpecSavers

Specsavers announces the launch of a new eyewear collection with premium Parisian fashion label, Balmain. The Balmain eyewear collection is available in all stores nationwide from Thursday 14th September and features 15 optical glasses and six prescription ... More >>

Health warrant-of-fitness recommended

Monday, 26 June 2017, 7:28 pm | SpecSavers

Health warrant-of-fitness recommended to keep Kiwis fighting-fit Research shows one million New Zealanders are not prioritising essential health check Specsavers is encouraging Kiwis to prioritise their health and proactively schedule necessary health ... More >>

Specsavers teams up with Lions Series 2017 Match Officials

Tuesday, 11 April 2017, 9:13 am | SpecSavers

World Rugby Match Officials will be keeping their eyes on the ball at the DHL New Zealand Lions Series 2017 with new sponsor, Specsavers joining the ranks. More >>

Eye Exams Crucial to Fighting Blindness in Ageing Population

Monday, 13 March 2017, 11:35 am | SpecSavers

Despite growing awareness of debilitating eye conditions, a quarter of New Zealanders are still not having regular eye exams according to latest research from Specsavers, putting their eyesight at risk. More >>

Kylie Minogue launches debut eyewear collection

Thursday, 9 March 2017, 4:35 pm | SpecSavers

Pop sensation and style icon, Kylie Minogue, looked spec-tacular as she unveiled her new Kylie Minogue Eyewear collection, exclusive to Specsavers, in Sydney on Tuesday morning. More >>

Children spending almost 35h/week on electronic devices

Thursday, 16 February 2017, 11:08 am | SpecSavers

Almost one in five New Zealand children spend the equivalent of a full time job (up to 35 hours) per week staring at screens, reveals new research from Specsavers. More >>

Brian from the Bay to visit Kim Cattrall in the Big Apple

Friday, 3 February 2017, 12:21 pm | SpecSavers

A retail assistant from Hawke’s Bay has been hand-picked by Kim Cattrall as the winner of the nationwide Spectacle Wearer of the Year competition, presented by Specsavers. This month, Brian Hobson will fly to New York for an all-expenses paid trip for two ... More >>

Dick Frizzell’s specs with soul sell out in record time

Friday, 16 December 2016, 5:20 pm | SpecSavers

New Zealand gets behind artist’s limited edition frames to pay for life-altering surgery equipment in the Pacific More >>

Arty Eyes: Dick Frizzell & Specsavers launch specs with soul

Tuesday, 8 November 2016, 9:54 am | SpecSavers

New Zealand artist releases limited edition frames to pay for life-altering surgery equipment in the Pacific More >>

Kim Cattrall launches Specsavers competition

Tuesday, 25 October 2016, 4:25 pm | SpecSavers

Kim Cattrall, Golden Globe winner and Emmy Award nominated actress, wore a pair of ELLERY glasses as she launched Specsavers’ Spectacle Wearer of the Year competition 2016. More >>

Spectacle Wearer of the Year celebrity judge announced

Monday, 3 October 2016, 12:25 pm | SpecSavers

SPECS IN THE CITY: Kim Cattrall leads search with Specsavers for New Zealand’s most stylish glasses wearer More >>

Specsavers launches exclusive ELLERY eyewear collection

Friday, 29 July 2016, 11:19 am | SpecSavers

Specsavers has again delivered on its commitment of making high-end fashion accessible to everyone, announcing a new collaboration with in-demand, luxury womenswear brand - ELLERY. Exclusive to Specsavers and available in stores nationwide from 28 July, ... More >>

Unlocking Family Medical History Is Key To Glaucoma Preventi

Tuesday, 21 June 2016, 3:40 pm | SpecSavers

Less than half of the New Zealand population are aware of family eye health history, potentially putting their sight at risk More >>

Win The Ultimate Investec Super Rugby Referee Training

Monday, 20 June 2016, 3:26 pm | SpecSavers

Specsavers are offering one lucky rugby team the chance to learn from the best in the game More >>

Specsavers Optometrists Urge Kiwis to Examine Personal Risk

Wednesday, 18 May 2016, 11:35 am | SpecSavers

Research reveals more than one in two New Zealanders are unaware they should have an eye exam every two years – putting their eye health at serious risk More >>

Christchurch umpire announced as New Zealand’s favourite

Wednesday, 17 February 2016, 3:17 pm | SpecSavers

Eugene Sanders of Halswell, has been announced as the winner of the ‘Specsavers Favourite Local Cricket Umpire’ in a nationwide search by Specsavers and New Zealand Cricket (NZC) to recognise and reward unsung heroes of community cricket. More >>