MORRIS PLAINS, N.J.—Charmant Group and French fashion and lifestyle brand Elle have announced the extension of their long-term collaboration by an additional five years. This renewal comes just as the two brands celebrate the 25th year of their successful international collaboration. Charmant Group president and CEO Masakiyo Honjo said, “The partnership between Charmant Group and Elle is the purest combination of eyewear expertise and fashion flair. For over quarter of a century, we have worked in harmony to develop the Elle brand and achieve the success that is Elle eyewear. We look forward to the next chapter of this thrilling story.”

Anne Billaz Le Leap, directrice generale and CEO of Lagardere Active Enterprises, the company that owns Elle, said, “We are thrilled to continue this great and challenging story between Charmant and Lagardere Active Enterprises for the success of the Elle eyewear collections. For 25 years, we have built with Charmant a loyal partnership, driven by our shared values and our quest for excellence. Our mutual confidence is the path that will continue to take us to a repeating achievement in the long run.”