With the acquisition of the eyewear division of Bausch & Lomb Inc, the
LAUNCH OF LICENSING AGREEMENTS WITH:
With the entrance of the famous Maison born in Paris in 1910, the Group's portfolio is enriched with a brand of great charm and international prestige. The eyewear collections cater to a sophisticated, elegant and stylish clientele and reflect the unique and distinctive style of Chanel.
LISTING ON MILAN STOCK EXCHANGE
Luxottica strengthens its retail presence by entering the sun segment with the acquisition of Sunglass Hut, one of the major distributors of premium sunglasses in North America, Australia and the United Kingdom. Over the years Sunglass Hut becomes a point of reference throughout the world for the most sought-after sunglasses.
THE STARS PROGRAM: INNOVATION IN WHOLESALE
Luxottica introduces the Superior Turn Automatic Replenishment System (STARS) to the wholesale division. This advanced system of partnerships with wholesale customers enables optimized product choice management, supply planning and automatic assortment in stores.
RETAIL EXPANSION IN AUSTRALIA
Luxottica acquires OPSM, a leading eye care and eyewear retailer in Australia and New Zealand. Established in 1932, OPSM has developed over the years a close relationship with its customers by offering an exclusive range of optical frames and sunglasses and high quality personalized service with a focus on eye care.
LAUNCH OF LICENSING AGREEMENTS WITH PRADA GROUP
The agreement covers PRADA and MIU MIU brands. Born in Milan in 1913, PRADA is a prestigious and widely recognized brand in the fashion and luxury goods industries, with a keen attention to details and new trends. The PRADA eyewear collection reflects this approach with unmistakable style and refined elegance. MIU MIU, which reflects the essence of Miuccia Prada, is a brand for fashion forward, light-hearted and sophisticated women.
LAUNCH OF LICENSING AGREEMENTS WITH: VERSACE
With its contemporary, sexy, sophisticated style and strong personality, Versace symbolizes Italian luxury throughout the world. The eyewear collection features the distinctive visual details of the fashion house born in Milan in 1978.
Metal pilot sunglasses with double bridge and Swarovski crystals on front and temples. Models VE 2171B, Greca Stars spring/summer 2016 collection