Luxottica Profits Rise

Boosted by growth in North America and emerging markets, the company continued to show increases in both profitability and revenues.

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The New Look: Artisan Eyewear Meets High Tech

Independent eyewear brands are ramping up.

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Marcolin Completes Viva Integration

Following the acquisition of Viva International about a year ago, the Italian eyewear powerhouse has finalized the integration.

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Luxottica Taps Wella President as co-CEO

Leonardo Del Vecchio, chairman of the Italian eyewear firm, presented Adil Mehboob-Khan to the group’s board on Wednesday.

Jonathan Saunders Inks Eyewear Deal

Australian manufacturer Sunshades Eyewear will produce a line of sunglasses for the fashion brand.

Luxottica's Turmoil Goes On as Del Vecchio Adds CEO Post

He is assuming the role after the departure of Enrico Cavatorta, who was appointed ceo of corporate functions and interim ceo of markets only last month.

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Spring 2015 Men's Wear Trend: The Optical Approach

Rounded sunglasses have been updated by adding transparent acetate frames, leather detailing and colored and gradation lenses for spring.

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Italia Independent, Swarovski Team Up

The Italian lifestyle brand and Austrian glass giant collaborated on three models of sunglasses.

Etro Signs Licensing Deal With Marchon

The eyewear firm will design, produce and distribute Etro frames.

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Licensing Deals' Fate Topic at Silmo

Winds of change are stirring in the luxury eyewear category.

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Blake Kuwahara to Launch Eyewear Line

The Los Angeles-based eyewear guru will finally launch his own line in December.

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