BENSON EYECARE PARTNERSHIP ACQUIRES 6.2% OF OPTICAL RADIATION CORP.
RYE, N.Y., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Benson Eyecare Corporation (AMEX: EB) today filed a Form 13-D with the securities and Exchange Commission disclosing its beneficial ownership of a 6.2% interest in Optical Radiation Corp. The shares were acquired by Benson Partners, I, L.P., a Delaware limited partnership whose general partner is Benson Vision Services, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Benson Eyecare Corporation. Benson Eyecare Corporation is a leading distributor of ready-to-wear reading glasses and value priced sunglasses to mass merchandisers, drug stores and supermarkets and is the largest operator of ophthalmologist- based dispensaries in the United States. -0- 1/13/94 /CONTACT: Martin E. Franklin of Benson Eyecare Corporation, 914-967-9400; or Fred Spar of Kekst and Company, 212-593-2655/ (EB)
CO: Benson Eyecare Corporation ST: New York IN: HEA SU: TNM
WB -- NY066 -- 1125 01/13/94 13:28 EST
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|Date:||Jan 13, 1994|
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