Mister Spex is national champion at the European Business Awards 2015-16

  • 07. Sep. 2015

On September 1st, the national champions from 33 European countries were nominated in the first phase of the European Business Awards 2015-16, and the Berlin-based e-commerce company will be representing Germany in the category “The RSM Entrepreneur of the Year Award”. In total, more than 32,000 companies entered in the contest of which 678 made it to the 2nd round. In Germany, 44 companies are represented as national champions.

The European Business Awards are taking place for the 9th time. The cross-industry contest forms Europe’s biggest and most important programme of its kind. In the next round the contestants are required to make a video that documents the history and business success of their company. An independent jury will pick the finalists from the transmittals, some of which will proceed to be the winners of the European Business Awards in June 2016. Furthermore, the companies’ transmitted videos will also be published on the website of the competition and will be publicly accessible and appraisable.


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About Mister Spex:

Mister Spex GmbH is Europe’s leading omnichannel optician. Throughout Europe the Berlin-based company has more than 3 and a half million customers and operates own online shops in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Spain, Great Britain, Finland, Norway, Sweden and the Netherlands. Alongside contact lenses, Mister Spex offers a comprehensive range of directly available glasses and sunglasses, all at attractive prices. Customers can choose from designer frames as well as independent brands and popular private label models. One aspect that makes Mister Spex unique is that high-quality lenses (refraction index 1.5) with UV filter and anti-reflective, scratch-resistant coating are already included in the price of glasses.

In addition to transparent pricing and cost savings for complete prescription glasses, customers benefit from free services such as eye tests and glasses adjustments at one of the Mister Spex stores or partner opticians. By now Mister Spex operates multiple own stores throughout Germany. In February 2016 Mister Spex opened its first store in Berlin and was honored with the Red Dot Award for its innovative store concept in the same year. In 2017 the company also received the iF Design Award and the POPAI D-A-CH Award for its store design. Furthermore, Mister Spex works in partnership with more than 500 local opticians in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, the Netherlands and Sweden. The Mister Spex service team is made up of qualified opticians providing customer advice by telephone or e-mail. The company has its own edging and mounting lab in Berlin, where the final production and quality control of the glasses take place. Mister Spex has been an apprenticeship company for various professions since 2015 and started training optician apprentices in 2016.

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