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Amélie Morel is the new President of Silmo

Amélie Morel is the new President of Silmo

The Board of Directors of Silmo, the association that is traditionally responsible for organizing Silmo, has unanimously appointed Amélie Morel president of the Paris fair. Amélie Morel, communications director at Morel, the French company that has been operating in the sector for over 130 years, will be in charge of the 50th edition of the

Adieu M. Lafont

On Monday, March 6, Philippe Lafont, president of Silmo and founder of the atelier Lafont, passed away. A considerable expert on the sector and eyewear devotee, he leaves an enormous void at a human as well as a professional level. MIDO president, Cirillo Marcolin, remembered him with these words: “We are all very sad about

A positive outlook for sunglasses in Europe

The two main trade fairs in the sector, Mido and Silmo, commissioned the Optical Monitor, a research into the development of the optical market in the main European countries. The results are explained by Simone Cornelsen – Account Director Fashion & Lifestyle – and Giampaolo Falconio – Global Eyewear Manager & Global Retail Manager Optic at GFK. Which