Company Info

To Our Valued Customers...
In today's overpriced performance eyewear and sunglass market, Fashion Tech Eyewear® and Survival Optics Sunglasses®, takes pride in our sensible pricing. Survival Optics (SOS Eyewear), offers a comprehensive collection of attractive sunglasses and high performance sport and protective eyewear, created by combining the finest materials with the latest in frame and Lens technologies. We offer all the significant features to a broad base of active outdoor consumers who have a need for effective, functional eye protection at a more affordable price.

Survival Optics invests capital into our products, as opposed to an inflated promotional budget. We choose to let satisfied SOS Sunglass customers, worldwide, spread our good name. Over the past 10 years we’ve grown at a strong and steady pace, keeping an eye on the constantly changing needs of our customers and meeting those needs with the best in high performance eyewear.

We offer a Lifetime Replacement Guarantee on all SOS Sunglasses we sell, to show you our commitment to quality. Whether it is our decentered quality lenses that provide distortion free vision or military styles that employ the use of thicker, stronger shatter proof polycarbonate lenses, specifically engineered to meet or exceed government specifications, we believe in offering you the best eye coverage available.

Many of our styles use frames crafted from durable lightweight Grilamid TR-90 polymers that maintain their shape and provide unparalleled comfort and flexibility. Some styles incorporate foam pieces, typically found only in ski goggles, that help prevent fogging, block peripheral sunlight and keep your eyes safe from airborne debris... perfect for high endurance sport activities.

Survival Optics Sunglasses sells performance eyewear direct to consumers and also has a wholesale trading division. If you have a physical store or retail ecommerce presence and are interested in retailing our SOS Eyewear please contact us at

  • SALES EMAIL: SOSEyewear@cox.net


  • We are confident that you will be pleased with our quality, workmanship and sensible pricing and offer a Lifetime Replacement Guarantee to show you we are willing to "Put Our Money Where Your Eyes Are."

    How To Reach Us

    Corporate Offices

    Fashion Tech Eye Wear LLC.
    Survival Optics Sunglasses
    Santa Barbara California


    Telephone: 805-566-3772
    Toll Free: 800-870-8105






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    SOS Military, Police, Firefighter and Emergency Worker Discount

    25% Discount for all: Military - Law Enforcement - Firefighters - EMT's
    For Qualifying Customers: Shop today and receive 25% off your online purchase of any SOS Military & US Ranger Eyewear.

    • Our way of saying Thank You for your service!

      • Simply select any Sunglasses from the SOS Military & US Ranger Lines
      • Enter the coupon code MIL25 at Checkout
      • The 25% discount will be automatically deducted from your total
      • Purchase as much as you want as often as you like

      Thanks again for your service to our country from the entire staff at Team SOS


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    Safe, Secure Ordering
    This website offers credit card transaction security by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology. The secure server software encrypts your credit card information before it is forwarded to us, thereby preventing others from accessing your private information during this process.

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    Payment Methods
    We accept Visa, Master Card and American Express Credit Cards or Personal Checks, and Money Orders.

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    Order Processing Time
    Most orders are processed and shipped within one business day after we receive your order, and approval of your credit card. With Checks or Money Orders please allow for up to 2 weeks for us to receive and clear your payment through your financial institution. In the rare event that an ordered item is either on back-order or discontinued, we will notify you promptly. You will have the option to cancel or change the order if you wish.

    Clearance Items
    All Clearance items are limited to inventory on hand! No additional discounts or coupons are available for Clearance Items. Shipping Charges apply to all orders.

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    Shipping Rates
    Shipping charges are calculated and displayed during checkout prior to placing the order based on the following guidelines:

    STANDARD SHIPPING $7.99 (USA Only)
    Retail orders shipped inside the USA only. Does not include Puerto Rico, Guam, US Virgin Islands or any other US territory. All orders are shipped via USPS Priority Air Mail (allow 2-4 Business days for delivery).

    USPS Second Day Air Service (USA Only)$25.00
    Cosumer orders under one pound inside the USA only. Does not include Puerto Rico, Guam, US Virgin Islands or any other US territory. All orders are shipped via USPS PRIORITY AIR MAIL.

    Next Day Air Only (USA Only)$35.00
    For Orders weighing one pound or less via USPS if requested. For orders over one pound, an SOS Representative will contact you with a freight quote prior to shipping. As freight fee's are constantly changing due to the unstable fuel costs in the United States, freight fee's may vary. Retail orders inside the USA only placed after noon West Coast Time on Thursdays will be delivered on the following Monday.

    Free Upgrade to Overnight Shipping (USA Only)
    With all consumer purchases over $250.00! (Retail orders inside the USA only)

    APO, FPO & PO Boxes
    Orders going to APO, FPO & PO Boxes are shipped via USPS Registered Mail. The cost is $13.50 for orders under one pound. Allow up to 30 days for delivery depending on the delivery location. Delivery time can be reduced to 2 days if you use are able to use your physical address and select either our Standard, Express or Overseas Shipping Methods.

    (Canada Only) Ground Delivery only $14.99!
    No matter how much you spend. (Retail orders inside Canada only / Allow 5 - 7 Business days for delivery) Canada orders can arrive in 2 business with the selection of Overseas shipping. The cost for Express Canada Shipping is $30.00. USPS Priority, five to seven day service, $15.00.

    Overseas (Air Only)
    Shipping rates will be quoted based on location and weights. For USPS Airmail, freight $30.00 under two pounds, over two pounds will be billed based on destination and weights. (Retail orders only. Allow 3-5 business days for delivery) We ship to the following countries: Austria; Australia; Belgium; Canada; Denmark; Finland; Germany; Greenland; Guam; Iceland; Ireland; Italy; Japan; Luxembourg; Monaco; Netherlands; Norway; Puerto Rico; Sweden; Switzerland; United Kingdom; Virgin Islands (U.S.) See Customs, Duties and Import Fees below

    Customs, Duties and Import Fees
    You may be subject to import duties and taxes, which are levied once the package reaches your country. Additional charges for customs clearance must be borne by you the customer. We have no control over customs, duties or import fees and cannot predict their cost. Customs policies vary widely from country to country; you should contact your local customs office for further information.

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    Sales Tax (California Orders Only)
    Sales tax is charged to California shipping addresses ONLY! The sales tax for California shipping addresses will be added to the invoice following submission of your order. A 9.75% tax is applied to both the purchase price and shipping & handling charges as required by State law.

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    7-Day Satisfaction Guarantee
    Your satisfaction is the key to our success. We pride ourselves on the high percentage of our customers who return to buy additional Sunglasses after their initial purchase. We check every pair of Sunglasses we ship so that we can be certain you receive exactly what you ordered: A high quality, feature filled product at an affordable price.

    If for any reason you are not completely satisfied with your selection, you may return it, with no questions asked, within 7 days after delivery.

    You have 3 options

    1) We'll replace them if they are damaged or defective

    2) You can choose a different style (you pay the difference or we'll refund the difference in cost)

    3) We'll give you a full refund (less shipping)

    There are no hidden restocking fees. Your only cost is for shipping the glasses back to us.

    To offer this liberal return policy the following conditions must be met:

    • Merchandise must be returned in new condition and in the original manufacturer's packaging, along with a copy of your receipt which includes your order number
    • All originally included parts, cleaning cloths, cords and cases must be returned
    • Original manufacturer's guarantee cards, manuals and registration forms must be left blank
    • A Return Authorization (RA) number must be obtained from SOS Eyewear® prior to shipping, and the RA Number written clearly on the outside of the shipping carton
    • To obtain an RA number, please e-mail your request, including your order number, to: Returns@SOSeyewear.com, or Contact our Customer Service Department at 800.870.8105
    • Fashion Tech Eyewear LLC is not responsible for Returns or Guarantee requests for products purchased by third parties or distributors
    • Mail Returns To: Fashion Tech Eyewear/ SOS, 1930 West Holt Ave. Pomona, CA. 91768. Returns without a Return Authorization Number will be refused
    • The customer is responsible for return shipping charges. We recommend you ask your shipper for Insurance and a Tracking Number as Hi-Def Optics, LLC can not be responsible for the returned item until it arrives at our warehouse

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    Lifetime Replacement Guarantee
    Fashion Tech Eyewear will, at their sole discretion, either repair or replace any defective or damaged Survival Optics Sunglasses®. You will be charged a nominal fee of $20.00, plus $7.99 for Shipping and Handling for Sunglasses purchased in the United States, and $30.00, plus Freight Fee's for product shipped outside the United States.

    For lenses that have been scratched by the owner due to negligence or mistreatment, a extra charge in the amount of $10.00 per pair of Tinted Polycarbonate Lenses and $15.00 per pair of Polarized or XLT Chromacoat Lenses will be assessed. ADDITIONAL COSTS WILL APPLY TO ALL SOS TECH EYEWEAR PRODUCTS. Please contact us directly to discuss your specific product.

    To take advantage of this Lifetime Replacement Guarantee the following conditions must be met:

    • Merchandise must be returned in the original manufacturer's packaging, along with a copy of your receipt which includes your order number
    • All originally included parts, cleaning cloths, cords and cases as well as a copy of your guarantee, must be returned with the glasses.
    • A Return Authorization (RA) number must be obtained from SOS Eyewear® prior to shipping, and the RA Number written clearly on the outside of the shipping carton
    • To obtain an RA number, please e-mail your request, including your order number, to: SOSEyewear@cox.net, or Contact our Customer Service Department at 800-870-8105
    • Fashion Tech Eyewear is not responsible for Returns or Guarantee requests for products purchased by third parties or distributors
    • Mail Returns To: FASHION TECH EYEWEAR, PO BOX 201 CARPINTERIA, CA. 93014. Returns without a Return Authorization Number will be refused
    • The customer is responsible for all return shipping charges. In the case of International shipments , all duties and taxes must be paid on the shipment. We recommend you ask your shipper for Insurance and a Tracking number, as Fashion Tech Eyewear cannot be responsible for the returned item until it arrives at our warehouse

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    Credit Card Security
    This website offers credit card transaction security by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology. The secure server software encrypts your credit card information before it is forwarded to us, thereby preventing others from accessing your private information during this process.

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    Sales Tax (California Orders Only)
    Sales tax is charged to California shipping addresses ONLY! The sales tax for California shipping addresses will be added to the invoice following submission of your order. A 9.75% tax is applied to both the purchase price and shipping & handling charges as required by State law.


    Sales Rep Information
    Please send your resume and current account references to:
    Fashion Tech Eye Wear LLC.
    Survival Optics Sunglasses
    PO BOX 201
    Carpinteria, CA. 93014

    Wholesale Accounts
    Please send inquiries relating to Wholesale pricing and programs to: soseyewear@cox.net

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