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Marcolin Group opens a new subsidiary in Australia.

Marcolin Group further expands its global presence through the opening of a new branch in Sydney. The Australian subsidiary plays a key role for the growth in the APAC region, with the aim of strengthening the commercial synergies with the current regional office in Hong Kong. The new opening in Australia confirms Marcolin Group’s long-term

An innovative approach

Launched in 2017, Thélios was created in the same year by a joint venture between LVMH and Marcolin, two groups that from the very start shared the same vision of the future of eyewear. We talked about this vision, the Manifattura in Longarone (now the only manufacturing site) and much more with Sara Osculati, Chief

Luxottica and Versace together to tackle COVID-19 among employees in Italy.

Luxottica and Versace announced that Luxottica will share part of its robust COVID-19 prevention, detection and research program in Italy with Versace in the country. A successful element of the program revolves around active surveillance and risk management. The objective is to detect infected individuals, even asymptomatic, through swab testing of risk profiled employees. This

Danshari debuts on the Portuguese market.

Danshari, the eyewear brand Made in Japan that offers an exclusive collection made of acetate and pure Japanese titanium, debuts in Portugal with a new important collaboration with António Manuel Rodrigues de Barros. Antonio Manuel Rodrigues has a long experience in the optical world, having worked as a brand ambassador of prestigious brands, then commercial

MIDO 2021 set for June.

MIDO 2021 drops its traditional February dates to schedule a June show. A sensible choice, driven by the aim to ensure exhibitors and visitors an exhibition offering peak international traffic potential and profitable business transactions. The show’s well-known international reach encouraged the organizers to make a bold, decisive choice: rescheduling MIDO 2021 to Saturday June

Elettra Lamborghini’s animal print world.

Femininity and style are the watchwords for the first womenswear collection by Italian singer and television personality Elettra Lamborghini. Made up of garments for everyday wear, like tracksuit models that enhance the female figure, it is enlivened by a colour palette that is both energetic and vivid. The details are essential for getting into the

Pierre Cardin confirms Safilo in the eyewear.

Safilo and Pierre Cardin announce the renewal of the licensing agreement to design, manufacture and distribute prescription frames and sunglasses under the Pierre Cardin brand. This renewal, which will now run until December 31, 2026, demonstrates the strong professional collaboration between the two Groups, whose partnership began with the presentation of the first Pierre Cardin