Author Archives: Paola Ferrario

In France Cecop joins forces with Cercle Optique.

In France Cecop joins forces with Cercle Optique.

With more than 6700 members throughout the world, Cecop enters the French market thanks to a fusion with the local purchasing group, Cercle Optique, which will remain an independent entity. Founded in 1996 by Jorge Rubio, the Cecop group is now operating in nine countries – Spain, Portugal, Italy, England, Ireland, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico and

The Anfao Assembly confirms Chairman Vitaloni and his team.

The Assembly of ANFAO members (National Association of Optical Goods Manufacturers), has elected the board that will guide the Confindustria association for the next two years: the unanimous choice confirmed Giovanni Vitaloni as Chairman of ANFAO and MIDO.   Along with the Chairman, the entire team that makes up the Chairman’s Committee was re-elected (in

Pacha and Italia Independent sign a licensing agreement for the eyewear.

Pacha Group – the Spanish holding company that owns and manages the Pacha brand, one of the most iconic and globally well-known lifestyle and entertainment brands, and Italia Independent, join forces for the development of unique products. The  licensing agreement will last 3 years. The first co-branded collection will make its debut in July 2021

DaTE returns to the Leopolda of Florence September 11-13, 2021.

The appointment with Fall-Winter 2021-22 avant-garde eyewear returns to Florence, at the central and strategically located Stazione Leopolda, easily reached by car and train. Starring at the event are the most innovative global players, who all share the ability to create, experiment, innovate and amaze. After the 2020 edition (the only in-person industry event of