For close to 30 years, our commitment to quality and technology has played an important role in establishing our legacy of authenticity. Since the start, American Paper Optics, LLC has offered technologically advanced lenses for all of your 3D needs and we continue to strive for optical excellence in everything 3D that we do. Read more about some of the amazing places we have gone with our 3D products!

April 3, 2013

3D Glasses Empire adds Depth with Print Company Acquisition Memphis, TN: American Paper Optics, LLC (“APO”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets and stock of Jaco-Bryant Printers, Inc. of Memphis, Tennessee. With the upcoming retirement of Sam Lencke, president of Jaco-Bryant, it made economic and strategic sense for American Paper Optics to […]

October 22, 2012

Memphis, TN: October 22nd, 2012– American Paper Optics will introduce their new Holiday Specs line of retail 3d products, “Holiday Magic 3D Viewers”, this season in specialty stores and via a new, interactive, holiday themed website. These new 3D viewers feature patented lenses that transform ordinary holiday lights, city lights, street lights, and more into […]

April 19, 2012

Dr. Seuss’ “The Lorax” was written more than 40 years ago but its cautionary tale of environmental stewardship remains relevant. Now the Philadelphia Zoo is using the story, long a standard in environmental education, as the basis of a 3D exhibit drawing attention to a very real situation that parallels the Lorax’s story. The orangutans, […]

March 23, 2012

Bartlett, TN: March 23, 2012- An online contest launched last month by retail giant Walmart is helping call attention to innovative retail products and, in one case, a very interesting new 3D offering from American Paper Optics called the Holiday Magic 3D Viewer. These molded plastic Holiday Magic 3D Viewers feature fun holiday designs that […]

October 19, 2011

Bartlett, TN: October 20th, 2011 – American Paper Optics will introduce their new line of retail 3D products, “Holiday Magic 3D Viewers,” this Friday. These new 3D viewers feature patented lenses that transform ordinary holiday lights, city lights, street lights, and more into magical holiday images. “There’s nothing better than the festivities and spirit that […]

May 10, 2011

Polaroid Eyewear has partnered with American Paper Optics for the launch of a new generation of curved 3D glasses – “Polaroid Premium 3D Glasses”. The Polaroid Premium 3D Glass Collection consists of 3 custom frames with precisely curved circular polarized lenses allowing moviegoers and passive TV viewers to fully experience 3D with an uncompromising field […]

October 29, 2010

Bartlett, TN: October 28, 2010- In an effort to capitalize on the popularity of 3D, Rachael Ray has teamed up with American Paper Optics, LLC and 3-D Vision to broadcast segments of the Rachael Ray 3D Halloween Special to over 2.4 million viewers. The special, which is to air this Friday, October 29th, uses the […]

September 7, 2010

NEW YORK, August 24, 2010 — Inc. magazine today ranked American Paper Optics, LLC in the top 25% on its fourth annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. Music website Pandora, convenience store […]

May 1, 2010

In 1952, Bwana Devil, a film about two man-eating lions, became the first 3D feature film to hit theaters. How far we’ve come: Improved technology, wider availability, and Avatar have ignited a 3D revolution. How far we’ve not come: Those glasses are still mostly hideous and uncomfortable. Paper frames aren’t extinct — Tennessee-based American Paper […]

January 28, 2010

BARTLETT, TN: January 28, 2010- American Paper Optics, LLC, along with Target and Sony, has joined together with CBS to create a first-of-its kind, 3D event for the 52nd Grammy Awards on January 31st. Over 14 million 3D glasses will be distributed to the public in what is being called the first 3D tribute in […]

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