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Shopko Optical Completes Acquisition in Merrill, WI

August 22, 2022

Rezin Optical to open as Shopko Optical on August 24


GREEN BAY, Wis. – Shopko Optical, a leader in providing trusted eye care to communities for over 40 years, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Rezin Optical, LLC, located at 728 E. Second St. Merrill, Wisconsin 54452.

Shopko Optical in Merrill will open with Dr. Roger S. Lamoreux and certified optician Craig Rezin continuing to provide comprehensive eye care services to their patients in the Merrill community.

“We are very excited to be part of the Merrill community,” said Russ Steinhorst, Shopko Optical CEO. “Shopko Optical has built its history by providing patient-centric eye care, high-quality eyewear, and outstanding customer service through its dedicated optometrists and opticians. Rezin Optical’s staff is a great addition to our team, and we are happy to support this community practice with an enhanced selection of products from the team who will provide seamless care in their community.”

As part of Shopko Optical, Dr. Lamoreux and Craig Rezin will continue to provide patients with comprehensive eye care services, including eye exams, contact lens fitting, and detection and management of eye disease.

“We’ve been proudly serving the Merrill community and surrounding areas for many years and are thankful for the relationships we’ve built with every patient and supplier,” said Craig Rezin, owner at Rezin Optical. “Our mission is to provide high quality eye care and eyewear, and we’ll continue to do that as Shopko Optical.”

In addition, Shopko Optical’s Kids in Focus program will work with Merrill’s local Lions Club to identify eligible children within the area to receive a comprehensive eye exam and pair of glasses at no charge. Those looking to participate can contact their local Lions Club.

To certify insurance coverage, book an appointment with an optometrist, or find a Shopko Optical center, visit Shopko.com.

About Shopko Optical
Shopko Optical, the trade name of Shoptikal LLC, is an affiliate of Monarch Alternative Capital LP. For more than 40 years, Shopko Optical has provided excellent patient-centric care and high-quality eyewear through its dedicated team of nearly 800 optometrists and opticians (independent doctors of optometry in IA, ID, MT, ND, SD, and WA). Shopko Optical expects further growth in 2022 and beyond. For more information, visit Shopko.com.

For More Information, Contact:
Tyler Jagiello
PR Coordinator, Element
Email: Tyler@goelement.com

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