Luxottica

Fabio d'Angelantonio, CEO of Loro Piana.

Business Features

CEO Talks: Fabio d’Angelantonio on Loro Piana’s Past, Present and Future

The ceo joined in Sept. 2016 from Luxottica but his passion for the brand dates back two decades as a longtime customer.

clock December 22, 2017Luisa Zargani

Luxottica's Rayban

Eyewear

Luxottica CEO Exits

This is the latest shakeup at the Italian eyewear group that sees deputy chairman Francesco Milleri succeeding Massimo Vian and founder and chairman Leonardo Del Vecchio consolidating his power.

clock December 15, 2017Luisa Zargani

Atmosphere

Eyewear

Tiffany & Co., Luxottica Renew Eyewear License

The renewal sees Tiffany assuming greater creative control of its eyewear assortment.

clock December 14, 2017Misty White Sidell

Backstage at Prada RTW Spring 2018

Mergers and Acquisitions

Canada Approves Luxottica-Essilor Merger

Canada is one of the five jurisdictions where antitrust approvals must still be given before the transaction is finalized.

clock November 28, 2017Sandra Salibian

Luxottica's Rayban

Financial

Luxottica to Benefit From Tax Relief Regimen

The tax relief will be applied for a five-year period, from 2015 to 2019.

clock November 24, 2017Alessandra Turra

Luxottica makes eyewear for brands like Chanel (pictured) but its tie-up with lens-maker Essilor is coming under government scrutiny.

Mergers and Acquisitions

European Commission ‘Stops Clock’ on Essilor Luxottica Merger Probe

The procedure postpones its decision on the 46 billion euro merger plans.

clock November 3, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Financial

Europe’s Major Markets Advance in Mid-Morning Trading

Retail, luxury stocks were mostly down.

clock October 24, 2017Samantha Conti

Luxottica's Rayban

Eyewear

Strong Euro, Hurricanes Penalize Luxottica’s Performance in Q3

Europe and Latin America helped offset the performance in North America, Mexico and China.

clock October 23, 2017Luisa Zargani

Financial

Europe’s Major Markets Edge Down in Early Afternoon Trading

Retail and luxury stocks were uneven on Thursday.

clock October 12, 2017Samantha Conti

A look from Carrera.

Eyewear

Exports Boost Italy’s Eyewear Industry in First Half

The U.S. and Europe are the main markets for Italy’s eyewear sector.

clock October 6, 2017Luisa Zargani

Tom Ford

Eyewear

Vision Expo West 2017 Highlights Technology, Innovation and Trends

The Las Vegas trade fair showcased the latest in lens technology and next-generation wearables as well as fashion-forward trends.

clock September 29, 2017Marcy Medina

Luxottica makes eyewear for brands like Chanel (pictured) but its tie-up with lens-maker Essilor is coming under government scrutiny.

Government and Trade

Luxottica Facing Antitrust Investigation of 46 Billion Euro Essilor Merger

The European Commission said there are “several issues” with the proposed deal.

clock September 26, 2017Kali Hays

Financial

Europe’s Markets Gain Ground, Except for London’s FTSE 100

Retail and luxury stocks were uneven in mid-morning trading.

clock September 12, 2017Samantha Conti

Backstage at MSGM Men's Spring 2018

Mergers and Acquisitions

What to Watch: Let’s Make a Deal: Italy’s M&A Market Is Thriving

After a busy first half, Italian investors are busy finalizing deals in the designer apparel and eyewear sectors.

clock August 21, 2017Luisa Zargani

Luxottica's Rayban

Eyewear

Luxottica Profits Rise 18.1% in First Half

The retail division helped boost the eyewear group’s bottom line and revenues.

clock July 24, 2017Luisa Zargani

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