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Sep 01, 2015, 07:00 ET

Safilo and ELIE SAAB Announce Their New Eyewear Collection

 Luisa Delgado, CEO of Safilo, the renowned fully integrated Italian eyewear creator, and Elie Saab, the eponymous Lebanese designer whose...

Jun 19, 2015, 16:00 ET

Safilo Group Announces The Relocation Of Its North American Headquarters In Parsippany, NJ, After Consolidating Its US Distribution Network Into Its Denver Facility

 Safilo Group - the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor of quality and trust - has announced today the intent to...

Mar 16, 2015, 10:20 ET

Safilo Group S.p.A. Announces The 2020 Strategic Plan Approved By The Board Of Directors

 Safilo Group S.p.A., the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor of quality and trust, listed on the Milan Stock...

Sep 05, 2014, 15:35 ET
Hand craftsmanship displayed in Safilo Group Italian eyewear factory (PRNewsFoto/Safilo Group)

Safilo Announces The 2015 Launch of Its Product School, an Industry Leading Eyewear Apprenticeship Program

 Safilo Group, the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor of quality and trust, is proud to announce the launch of...

Dec 17, 2013, 15:30 ET

Henri Blomqvist Appointed New Global Commercial Director Of Safilo

 Safilo Group, worldwide leader in the premium eyewear sector, has appointed Henri Blomqvist to the newly established role of Global Commercial...

Nov 25, 2013, 12:04 ET

Safilo Group And Kate Spade LLC Announce An Eyewear Licensing Agreement For The Launch Of Jack Spade And The Extension For Kate Spade New York Through December 31, 2018

 Safilo Group, worldwide leader in the premium eyewear sector and Kate Spade LLC, owned by Fifth & Pacific Companies Inc., jointly announce...

Oct 15, 2013, 19:12 ET

Luisa Delgado Appointed New CEO Of Safilo

 Today Luisa Delgado has been appointed as the new CEO of Safilo Group and Safilo Spa, as anticipated by the Company on June 19, 2013. Roberto...

Jul 18, 2013, 18:26 ET
Polaroid Polarized Sunglasses. Style P8400/S available at  (PRNewsFoto/Safilo Group)

Polaroid Polarized Sunglasses Make a Splash as a Sponsor of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim in Miami Beach

 Polaroid Eyewear, a global leader in polarized lens technology and one of the world's best known and most trusted eyewear brands, plans to...

Jul 18, 2013, 11:07 ET
Carrera teams up with RUSH, on two-time Academy Award(R) winner Ron Howard's spectacular big-screen re-creation of the merciless 1970s rivalry between James Hunt and Niki Lauda.  (PRNewsFoto/Safilo Group)

Carrera Eyewear On Set Of Movie "RUSH"

Two-time Academy Award® Winning Director Ron Howard's much anticipated movie RUSH will hit worldwide theaters in September. Set against the...

Jul 11, 2013, 16:59 ET

Safilo And Fossil Announce The Renewal Of Their Optical Frame Licensing Agreement And Add Sunglasses Globally

 Safilo Group, worldwide leader in the premium eyewear sector, and Fossil Group, Inc., the global lifestyle company specializing in consumer...

May 08, 2013, 14:58 ET
Actress Olivia Wilde and Roberto Vedovotto, CEO of Safilo Group, wearing Carrera sunglasses at the Carrera Ignition Night event in New York City.  (PRNewsFoto/Safilo Group)

"Carrera Ignition Night" Hits New York

The first Carrera Ignition Night to hit the United States was a great success! Tuesday, May 7th marked a new beginning for Carrera, Safilo Group's...

Apr 18, 2013, 19:30 ET
Carrera by Jimmy Choo Eyewear Capsule Collection.  (PRNewsFoto/Safilo Group)

"Carrera by Jimmy Choo" Eyewear Capsule Collection Announced

 Carrera, a leading brand of Safilo Group and the iconic luxury fashion brand Jimmy Choo are proud to announce an agreement for the design,...

Feb 11, 2013, 13:57 ET

Safilo Signs Licensing Agreement For Eyewear With Bobbi Brown

 Safilo Group, worldwide leader in the premium eyewear sector, and Bobbi Brown, the iconic cosmetics company owned by Estee Lauder and founded...

Feb 05, 2013, 12:59 ET

Safilo Renews The Licensing Agreement For Banana Republic Eyewear

 Safilo Group, worldwide leader in the premium eyewear sector, and Banana Republic, the global accessible luxury brand that delivers modern,...

Dec 06, 2012, 13:30 ET

Safilo Announces The Early Renewal Of The Licensing Agreement With MAX MARA And MAX&Co Until 31/12/2019

Safilo Group, leader in the premium eyewear sector, announces the early renewal of the licensing agreement for the design, manufacture and...

Jul 23, 2012, 17:41 ET

Solidarity Agreement Between Safilo and the Unions Signed at the Ministry of Employment and Social Security

Safilo Group informs that, together with the Unions, it has signed, at the offices of the Ministry of Employment and Social Security in Rome, the...

Jul 18, 2012, 15:33 ET

Massimo Renon Appointed New Head Of Europe, Middle East And Africa Of Safilo Group

 Safilo Group, worldwide leader in the premium eyewear sector, has appointed Massimo Renon Head of Business Region EMEA. Massimo Renon will...

Jul 10, 2012, 11:37 ET

Hugo Boss Group And Safilo Announce The Early Renewal Of Their Eyewear License Agreement Until 31/12/2020

 Hugo Boss Group, one of the world market leaders in the premium fashion and luxury segment of the apparel market, and Safilo Group, the...

Jun 18, 2012, 17:17 ET
SOLSTICE Sunglasses celebrates the Summer Solstice and the launch of Carrera 6000 sunglasses in NYC on June 20th and 21st.   (PRNewsFoto/SOLSTICE Sunglasses)

SOLSTICE Sunglasses, Carrera And Safilo Group "Celebrate Summer Solstice" In NYC With The Launch Of Carrera 6000

 The sunglass specialty retailer SOLSTICE Sunglasses, along with Carrera sunglasses and Italian eyewear manufacturer Safilo Group, will...

Feb 01, 2012, 12:00 ET

Safilo Group: Termination of the Eyewear License Agreement With Balenciaga

 Safilo Group announces that the license agreement for the design, production and distribution of Balenciaga sunglasses and prescription...