GKB Opticals, India’s largest optical company is known for their 66 years of experience and reputation in providing the best quality eye care and eyewear. GKB Opticals group deals in the eye care health business. In the year 1968 it entered into retailing business and opened its first flagship store in Gariahat,Kolkata under the Brand name of “GKB Opticals”. The retail wing is owned and managed by Gupta family headed by Mr. Brijendra Kumar Gupta. The legendary visionary, Mr B. K. Gupta has scaled new heights with more and more success in Optical lens retail. Founded in 1959 in Agra GKB Opticals is headquartered in Kolkata and has branches in all major cities of India.
The family is in the eye care business for more than 50 years and has vast experience both in terms of lens manufacturing and optical retailing. Today “GKB Opticals” is the leading premium optical company in India having presence in 25 cities totaling 69 retail stores. The stores are equipped with latest edge digital eye testing technologies from foreign countries and state-of-the-art contact lens clinic managed by highly qualified optometrist. It maintains the highest standard dispensing the lens and prescribes the best lenses according to the requirement.
With increasing popularity of online shopping among the consumers, GKB has expanded its presence on the online platform through its interactive website www.gkboptical.com to facilitate online sale of products.
“GKB Opticals” is engaged in retailing of eyewear products like lens, frames, sunglasses, contact lens, safety eyewear and other related accessories. “GKB Opticals” product portfolio includes both national and international brands like lens of Nova (from Vision Rx), Crizal A2 (from Essilor), Shamir digital, Seiko (from Japan), Rodenstock (from Germany), Transitions etc., frames & sunglasses brands like Lance Bremmer, Nova, Tommy Hilfiger, Ray-ban, Oakley, Vogue, Prada, Bvlgari, Chanel, D&G, Giorgio Armani, Emporio-Armani, Burberry, Porsche design, Montblanc, Rodenstock, Cartier, Tagheuer, Tomford, Lindberg etc. and Contact lens brands like Johnson & Johnson, Bausch and Lomb, Alcon. Barring the International Brands “GKB Opticals” has its own brands in the Frame and Sunglass category like Sundrive, Active, Inspira, Legacy and Champ which are in the lower price brackets.
“GKB Opticals” maintains highest standard in store Interior, ambience, look, technology, manpower, products display and services comparable with International standard. It was awarded as the “Most Admired Retailer” for the year 2013-14 in Lifestyle Accessories division by IRF and was awarded as India’s Most Trusted Brand consumer validated for the year 2015.