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Safilo and Aquafil: an eco-sustainable partnership

Safilo and Aquafil: an eco-sustainable partnership

Safilo announced the introduction of Econyl regenerated nylon in its eyewear collections, thanks to a pioneering partnership with Aquafil, a recognized global player with over half a century of expertise in creating synthetic fibres.  Econyl is a regenerated nylon obtained through the regeneration and purification process of plastic waste, such as fishing nets, old carpets,

MIDO: un supporto per l’industria

Due anni Angelo Trocchia assumeva la direzione del Gruppo Safilo. Con lui abbiamo cercato di capire come la Meraviglia abbia contribuito a fare crescere la sua azienda. Quando avete partecipato al primo MIDO eravate un’azienda a conduzione familiare, poi siete diventati una multinazionale: cosa ha significato per la vostra realtà MIDO? MIDO è sempre stato

Safilo goes shopping in Miami

Safilo Group announces the acquisition of a 61.34% equity interest in the Miami-based company Prive Goods, LLC through a simultaneous signing and closing. David Schottenstein (the company’s founding entrepreneur and Chief Executive Officer) retains ownership of approximately 15.5% of the equity, while the remainder is held by celebrities Jamie Foxx, Hailee Steinfeld and Ashley Benson,

Safilo 2020-2024 Business Plan

The Board of Directors of Safilo Group S.p.A. has approved the new group Business Plan 2020-2024. The new Plan incorporates the effects of the group’s most recent business developments, and in particular:  the sale of the Solstice retail business, which took place on July 1st, 2019; the extension of the brand Marc Jacobs until December 31st,

Marc Jacobs confirms Safilo

Safilo and world-renowned designer Marc Jacobs (Marc Jacobs International, LLC), announce the early renewal of their licensing agreement for Marc Jacobs branded optical frames and sunglasses collections. The new agreement will now run until December 31st, 2026. The renewal of this partnership, that has reached its 15th year of collaboration, further strengthens Safilo’s portfolio in

A positive wind for Safilo

Safilo closed the first 9 months of 2019 with the net sales of the Continuing Operations at Euro 708.7 million, up 5.2% at current exchange rates and 2.7% at constant exchange rates. The performance was positively influenced by a 3.2% growth of the European market, and by the recovery of the main emerging markets, particularly