Monday, November 21, 2016 12:21 AM
NEW YORK—French sunglass brand, Vuarnet
opened up its first pop-up shop in Soho for the holiday season on Friday, Nov. 18. The shop located inside Westerlind at 29 Spring Street offers the largest selection of Vuarnet sunglasses stateside.
Friday, November 18, 2016 12:21 AM
PLAINVILLE, Mass.—Hilco Vision
announced that it has acquired Jonathan Paul Eyewear
, a pioneer of fitover sunwear and creator of the Jonathan Paul Fitover brand.
Friday, November 18, 2016 12:18 AM
NEW YORK—Inspired by the glamorous life of Kendall and Kylie Jenner, a new Kendall + Kylie eyewear collection will debut in 2017, via global distribution from Allure Eyewear
, an affiliate of Marchon.
Monday, November 14, 2016 12:00 AM
LONGARONE, Italy—Marcolin S.p.A is launching the Moncler Lunettes Collection. The complete collection will become available to the optical channel in January 2017.
Friday, October 28, 2016 12:24 AM
PADUA, Italy and NEW YORK—Safilo Group S.p.A
announced a new license agreement for the design, manufacturing and worldwide distribution of the Rag & Bone
collections of sunglasses and optical frames.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 12:27 AM
reinforced its Northern Europe presence with the creation of a new business region.
Monday, October 17, 2016 12:00 AM
NEW YORK—For lovers of adventure and experience seekers, Costa introduces its new line of rimless sunglasses, the Boundless collection. Crafted for living outside the limits, each of the eight rimless styles are lightweight with a comfortable fit for all day wear.
Monday, October 17, 2016 12:00 AM
NEW YORK—The Silhouette Atelier collection is an expression of passion and gracious living. The quality of product in this collection is conveyed through the use of precious metals, materials and supreme craftsmanship. This new collection appeals to consumers seeking elegant, handcrafted frames made from the highest quality materials, the company said.
Friday, October 7, 2016 12:21 AM
CHICAGO—STATE Optical Co.
has officially launched to optical offices across Canada with a collection of American-made
luxury acetate frames.
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 10:46 AM
OXFORD, U.K.—Adlens unveiled a new branding and logo for its adjustable focus eyewear, AdlensRX Focuss, at last month’s International Vision Expo in Las Vegas. The updated logo reflects the positioning of Adlens as “a technology-forward company challenging the traditional lens industry while strengthening the premium positioning of AdlensRX Focuss,” the company said.
Friday, September 30, 2016 12:33 AM
NEW YORK—Vision Monday
and 20/20 Magazine
are hosting the eighth annual EyeVote Reader’s Choice Awards to identify the optical industry’s favorite products and companies this year.
Monday, September 26, 2016 12:30 AM
PARIS— At a festive event last Friday evening here, the winners of the 2016 SILMO d'Or prizes, awarded for innovation and design, were announced at the Maison de la Mutualité.
Friday, September 16, 2016 12:24 AM
announced a new licensing agreement for the design, manufacturing and worldwide distribution of the Moschino
and Love Moschino collections of optical frames and sunglasses.
Monday, September 12, 2016 5:45 AM
FOOTHILLS RANCH, Calif.—Oakley is releasing TruBridge, a frame-fitting technology that creates an optimized fit with four different-size nose pads to fit the four most common nose bridges. TruBridge Technology provides optimum vision by creating a centered line of sight where the prescription is most accurate; maximum pad contact for even weight distribution; and a fit that eliminates cheek contact for all day comfort, the company said
Monday, September 12, 2016 12:45 AM
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.—Costa, renowned for its high quality polarized sunglasses for outdoor enthusiasts is entering a new sphere with the debut of its first set of optical frames based on the strong demand for a branded eyewear collection. Costa Optical, prescription eyewear that speaks to the adventurer, will launch this Fall.