Luxottica operates in a continually evolving and highly competitive global market.
Quality of products, plants on the cutting edge, unique retail and wholesale distribution. This is Luxottica Group, a worldwide integrated leader.
Luxottica's products are distinguished by the excellent design
and the high quality and they are known all over the world thanks to a strong and well balanced brand portfolio.
Among the house brands are listed Ray-Ban, the most known sunglasses brand at worldwide level, Oakley, Vogue, Persol, Oliver Peoples, Arnette, REVO and Alain Mikli while the licensed brands include Armani, Bvlgari, Burberry, Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, Donna Karan, Polo Ralph Lauren, Prada, Salvatore Ferragamo, Tiffany and Versace.
The wholesale distribution
touches 130 Countries in all the 5 continents and makes use of 20 logistic centers and more than 40 commercial subsidiaries , that allows a direct presence in the most important markets.
Particularly revealing is the penetration in the emerging markets, as well as in the new channels represented by the shopping centers, the airports and the stations.
Together with the direct control on wholesale, Luxottica has the most extended worldwide retail network
, being leader in the optical retail business through leading brands such LensCrafters and Pearl Vision in North America, in Asia Pacific with OPSM, Laubman & Pankand and Budget Eyewear, in China with LensCrafters.
As of December 31, 2012, Sunglass Hut operated a retail network of 2,713 stores worldwide, including 2,610 corporate stores across North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe, South Africa and Latin America and 103 franchise locations in the Middle East, India, the Philippines and Thailand.
Finally the control of Oakley, global icon for sports eyewear, allows a strong garrison of the market and channel of sport, in which Luxottica is present both at wholesale and retail level, through the one brand shops chain O’ stores.