Today, Hoya produces spectacle lenses, intraocular lenses and optical lenses, as well as medical endoscopes and key components of semiconductors, LCD panels and HDDs.
A pioneer in optics
Where Hoya leads, others follow. Since 1941, Hoya’s revolutionary optical and healthcare solutions have been pushing technological boundaries. Lens design has advanced considerably over the years, but one thing has remained unchanged: the dedication to quality and innovation for which Hoya has become known around the world.
A global player
Hoya was founded in 1941 in Japan by Shoichi and Shigeru Yamanaka, two visionary brothers. Originally a small manufacturer of optical lenses, the company soon entered the emerging fields of healthcare and information technology. Today, its produces spectacle lenses, intraocular lenses and optical lenses, as well as medical endoscopes and key components of semiconductors, LCD panels and HDDs. Hoya has more than 150 offices and subsidiaries worldwide and employ a multinational workforce of over 34,000 people.
A partner in business
Hoya works hard to understand the individual needs of opticians and their customers. From the latest lens materials and design techniques to unbeatable service and sales support, it provides solutions that build success.