Author Archives: Sara Brero

Safilo brings to Tokyo Olympic Games the sunglasses made for The Ocean Cleanup in recycled plastic.

Safilo brings to Tokyo Olympic Games the sunglasses made for The Ocean Cleanup in recycled plastic.

On the occasion of Tokyo 2020 – the XXXII edition of the Olympic Games – due to take place from 23 July to 8 August in Japan, Safilo presents at Casa Italia, headquarters of the Italian National Olympic Committee, with the sunglasses made exclusively for The Ocean Cleanup in recycled plastic. CONI, the Italian emanation

The stars’ eyewear at the Cannes Film Festival.

The 74th edition of the Cannes Film Festival took place in Cannes from July 6 to 17. On the famous Red Carpet the stars paraded with the coolest proposals of the summer. Let’s discover them in this gallery.         Alejandro Speitzer in Boss Credit: Produced by @f2max x @maximsap Photo by @stepanfilenko

Etnia Barcelona acquires the Catalan eyewear brand, Lool Eyewear.

In this way, Etnia Barcelona reaffirms its growth strategy for the optical eyewear market, growing its portfolio with an eyewear brand that boasts a technological spirit and specialises in lightweight eyewear, while also offering great potential in the field of sustainability. The firm is enjoying a period of growth and anticipates closing 2021 with global billing

Luxottica acquires the Institute of Research and Studies in Optics and Optometry in Vinci.

IRSOO is a historic school of optics and optometry that is among the most prestigious in Italy. The investment in Tuscany will allow the enhancement of an Italian excellence, preserving its quality and autonomy, and providing resources to support its future development, benefitting the entire sector. Together with IRSOO, Luxottica will be able to invest

Mirage and sustainable manufacturing.

The company was founded in the province of Varese in the 1960s as an artisan workshop for assembly, before starting to manufacture injection-moulded frames after about ten years. Since then, Mirage has grown in expertise and know-how to become one of today’s leading state-of-the-art manufacturers of nylon Grilamid TR90 glasses. The leitmotiv of this company

Safilo and Carolina Herrera: together in eyewear for five years.

The two maisons have signed a five-year global licensing agreement for the design, production and distribution of Carolina Herrera-branded eyewear collections. The license agreement will come into effect on January 1, 2022. “Carolina Herrera is an iconic luxury fashion brand, both popular and valued throughout the world for its feminine approach and extreme elegance,” declared