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Proposed combination between Essilor and Luxottica approved by the European Commission

Proposed combination between Essilor and Luxottica approved by the European Commission

The proposed combination between the two companies has been cleared by the European Commission without conditions. The European Union is one of the jurisdictions where antitrust approvals are a condition precedent to the closing of the transaction. To date, the transaction has also been unconditionally approved in 13 other countries: Australia, Canada, Chile, Colombia, India,

What’s Online: Highlights From the Essilor National Sales Meeting

At its annual national sales meeting, Essilor of America celebrated a banner sales year in 2017 and launched a national consumer media campaign that will continue to spotlight its successful Ultimate Lens Package in 2018. The four-day meeting kicked off here with a dinner honoring the Essilor Vision Foundation that featured a surprise guest speaker—David

Essilor is synonymous with sustainability

The group has once again been confirmed to be listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index World and Europa Indices. Essilor is considered one of the best performing companies in terms of sustainable development, and has been ranked second in the Health Care Equipment and Supplies industry. For the fourteenth year in a row, Essilor

Essilor Gold sponsors 2nd World Congress of Optometry

Essilor participated in the second World Congress of Optometry (WCO) held in Hyderabad, India from 11 to 13 September 2017 as one of the event’s Gold Sponsors. In line with the company’s mission, “to improve life by improving eyesight,” the congress, attended by 1200 professionals, focussed on matters such as “Accessibility, quality vision and eye

“Check your eyesight”

The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) and Essilor have set up a three-year partnership to increase awareness and promote regular eyesight checks that will benefit driving safety. As part of the program, “FIA Action for Road Safety”, which recently added the golden rule “Check your eyesight”, the two entities will promote good vision as a

Progress by the merger project to combine Essilor and Luxottica

The Essilor International Board of Directors has approved signing of the transfer agreement for the transaction between Essilor International and Delfin. At the same meeting, the names were announced of the board members who, with the shareholders’ approval, will sit on the EssilorLuxottica Board of Directors as from transfer of the Luxottica share. These are

Adding coolness to titanium

After launching its first sun collection, Philippe V introduced the very first “X Series” optical collection. It has a revolutionary design approach with flagship titanium frames and, in an environment dominated by artificial light and time mostly spent on mobile and computer screens, the “X Series” will be a welcome addition to “office only” computer