Friday, March 24, 2017 12:15 AM
announced the opening of the brand’s first boutique in the heart of Paris at 28 rue Boissy d’Anglais. This is the location where Roger Pouilloux, the optician who co-founded the brand with Jean Vuarnet, had his studio.
Friday, March 10, 2017 12:30 AM
NEW YORK— Eastern States Eyewear
(ESE) and Coco and Breezy
have announced a joint agreement in which ESE will be the exclusive American distributor for the Coco and Breezy Eyewear collection.
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 12:30 AM
PARIS—Philippe Lafont, president of Lafont Paris
passed away suddenly on March 6, 2017 at the age of 70, according to a statement from the company and his family. Lafont, a well-respected leader in the optical market was a tireless advocate for “Made in France.” He was involved in the development and cultivation of the international optics industry in his role as president of Silmo
as well as his contributions to GIFO
Monday, March 6, 2017 12:24 AM
recently announced a series of new licenses and an acquisition, which are broadening the eyewear company’s global portfolio.
Friday, February 24, 2017 12:24 AM
PADUA, Italy—Safilo Group
plans to celebrate its more than 50 exclusive partners with the launch of its Global Partner Network.
Monday, February 13, 2017 12:18 AM
NEW YORK—Marking a new initiative in the U.S. market to help its customers better develop their business, Safilo is planning a series of Safilo Buying Days live events to showcase the group’s entire brand portfolio to current and prospective accounts this year.
Monday, February 6, 2017 12:27 AM
WILTON, Conn.—L’Amy America
has announced a multi-year license agreement with Condé Nast
to market and distribute sunglasses and ophthalmic frames for the Glamour
brand under Glamour Editor’s Pick.
Friday, February 3, 2017 12:21 AM
LINZ, Austria—Silhouette International
has taken the next step in creating quality product by producing lenses in their Linz, Austria factory that combine together with the company’s frames creating Silhouette Vision Sensation.
Wednesday, January 18, 2017 12:21 AM
LOUISVILLE, K.Y.—Kenmark Eyewea
r has announced the renewal of an exclusive license agreement for the development, production and worldwide distribution of eyewear for Vera Wang.
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 12:21 AM
MORRIS PLAINS, N.J.—Charmant
announced an exclusive licensing agreement with Eddie Bauer
to design, manufacture and distribute Eddie Bauer-branded eyewear.
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 12:15 AM
announced in a statement that legendary skier, Jean Vuarnet, who gave his name to the eyewear brand, passed away at the age of 83.
Wednesday, December 28, 2016 12:18 AM
(NYSE: LUX) announced the renewal of its exclusive license agreement with Ralph Lauren Corporation
(NYSE: RL) for the development, production and worldwide distribution of sunglasses and prescription frames under certain Ralph Lauren brands, including Polo and Ralph Lauren.
Monday, December 26, 2016 12:24 PM
PADOVA, Italy and TORONTO, Canada—Safilo Group
and Interaxon, Inc.
, a leader in consumer brain sensing technology, are embarking on an R&D partnership and licensing agreement.