-A glasses store is typically low cost to start up.
-It provides a much needed service to customers who cannot find the type of glasses they are looking for at chain stores.
-The frames, lenses and accessories can be ordered directly from the manufacturer, eliminating the need to stock large amounts of inventory.
-You can specialize in a certain type or style of glasses that may be popular in your area.
-The cost of frames, lenses and accessories can be high, making it difficult to make a profit.
-Competition from chain stores and online retailers can be tough.
-You may need to hire staff or subcontractors if you plan to offer optometry services.
-It can take time to build up a loyal client base.