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Owndays Philippines flagship opens in Manila

Owndays Philippines has opened its largest optical shop yet, at SM Megamall in Manila.

With 1500 frames to choose from, the Japanese eyewear retailer can provide prescription glasses in 20 minutes.

Owndays SM Megamall (1)

Its 280sqm flagship has a children’s department featuring the Junni brand. With its open module system, it is easier to try on glasses. Its pricing model is simplified, being inclusive of frames, ultra-thin multi-coated lenses and the eye examination. All products come with a warranty and lifetime cleaning and maintenance services.

Owndays SM Megamall (3)

Owndays SM Megamall (4)

Owndays SM Megamall also has three refraction rooms for eye tests (there are usually two), and as well as the spacious shopping area offers a lounge. At the shop’s centre is the space where spectacles are assembled.

Owndays SM Megamall (5)

Owndays SM Megamall (6)

Owndays has 21 outlets in the Philippines, with six scheduled to open soon.

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