Polaroid 75° celebration at MoMA postponed due to the severe weather conditions caused by Hurricane Sandy in NYC. The event was planned for tomorrow night.

29 Oct, 2012, 13:49 ET from Polaroid Eyewear

NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Polaroid Eyewear 75th Anniversary celebration planned for Tuesday 30th October at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) has been postponed due to the severe weather conditions being caused by Hurricane Sandy.

Polaroid Eyewear was expected to celebrate its 75th anniversary with a striking glare installation to demonstrate the unique and perfect vision of the Polaroid polarized lens.

A new date will be announced shortly.

The Safilo Group is worldwide leader in the premium eyewear sector for sunglasses, optical frames and sports eyewear. With an international presence through 30 owned subsidiaries in primary markets – in America, Europe and Asia – and exclusive distributors, Safilo produces and distributes its house brands – Safilo, Carrera, Polaroid, Smith Optics, Oxydo, Blue Bay – and the licensed brands Alexander McQueen, A/X Armani Exchange, Balenciaga, Banana Republic, Bottega Veneta, BOSS Black, BOSS Orange, Celine, Dior, Emporio Armani, Fossil, Giorgio Armani, Gucci, HUGO, J.Lo by Jennifer Lopez, Jimmy Choo, Juicy Couture, Kate Spade, Liz Claiborne, Marc Jacobs, Marc by Marc Jacobs, Max Mara, Max&Co., Pierre Cardin, Saks Fifth Avenue, Tommy Hilfiger, Yves Saint Laurent. For further information www.safilo.com

Polaroid Eyewear is a world leader in optics and lens technology, manufacturing high quality polarizing lenses and distributing fashionable polarized sunglasses, optical frames, reading glasses, Clip-Ons, premium circular polarized 3D glasses and licensed sunglasses brands around the world.  Demand for polarizing eyewear is rising steadily as more and more consumers come to realise the benefits of glare-free vision. Polaroid Eyewear has offices in the US, UK, Switzerland, Italy, Sweden, Russia and the Netherlands, as well as a comprehensive network of distribution partners around the globe. 

For more information www.polaroideyewear.com

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