Titan Eye Plus,
Vizag - 530016
What you see –Titan Eye Plus is housed in one of the most colorful and brightest buildings of Dwarakanagar, Vizag with other Tata brands like Tanishq, World of Titan and Fastrack as its neighbors.
The store has a very glitzy and bright façade. It is glass paneled and showcases huge posters of the brand and its current promotions. Inside, the store is ash white in color and extremely clean. Everyone, right from the door man to the staff carries a bright smile as if it were a part of their uniform.
The store is designed well, functionally. It’s easy to move around and browse through. The cash counter is located upfront. At an angle of about 40 degrees, there are two customer service desks where you can suggest your requirements. The right wing of the store displays glares and sunglasses while the left one has frames for power glasses. There are mirrors specifically designed and fitted in each wall to help you choose better. The display stands are against the wall and categorized according to brands. There are rotating stands too.
What you get – Titan Eye Plus stocks eye frames, eye lenses, sunglasses and contact lenses. Among the in-house Titan brands in the Frames collections if you are looking for budget buys, try Eye Plus which has frames in metal and plastic (Rs. 350-1,000). Switchers are for the fashion conscious as it allows you to change the frame temple color (Rs. 3,500-4,500). For women, Enigma is a good choice as it matches a feminine face cut (Rs. 1,200-4,000). Cabana suits corporates (Rs. 1,800-3,200), Vybes is for teens and young adults (Rs. 1,200-3,000) and Dash for kids (Rs. 300-2,500).
All frames are available in full rim, semi rim and rimless options. The store also repairs broken frames and replaces broken lenses. International brands like Prada, Armani and Gucci are also available for Rs. 4,000 to Rs. 30,000.
In sunglasses you can pick from Fossil, Maui Jim, Espirit, Versace and Gucci. Seasonal discounts are also available. In lenses (Rs. 675-1,300), Titan Eye Plus offers readymade optical lenses based on your power from Essilor and its in-house brand. Varieties include anti scratch for the outdoor kinds and even finished single vision for those who spend a long time in front of the computer. Bausch & Lomb, Johnson & Johnson and CibaVision are the other brands available here.
All the products come with one year warranty except for lenses where it is for 6 months.Services like eye testing are also carried out by trained optometrist. In fact, the staff at Titan Eye Plus is trained under “Sankara Nethralaya” as part of their induction.
The store also has an area called the “Eye check” corner with the reading chart up on the wall. A circular design is marked on the floor at a desired distance. You can stand and check your eye sight there itself. At the counter there, you can find ready-to-wear reading glasses in a range of common reading power.
Our verdict - A one stop shop for any common eye product need, Titan Eye Plus has an amazing collection of frames and sunglasses. With trained staff to help you with all your eye queries, you can rest assured that you are in safe hands. Cleanliness and prompt service help you choose better. The staff engages you at a personal level and helps you choose what suits your face keeping in mind comfort and style as well. We found them cheerful, friendly and knowledgeable. Parking is an issue as the store is on the main road. However, public parking space is available at comfortable distances in Dwarakanagar area.
Anytime between – 10 AM – 10 PM (General timings)
10 AM – 1 PM and 4 PM – 7 PM (Eye Testing)
By Manisha Panwar