Safilo’s management provided some guidelines in an update on the 2020 Plan, which targets sales of 1 billion euros by that date.
The merging transaction between the two companies is expected to be finalized in the third quarter of the year.
The Italian eyewear-maker confirmed outlook for the year.
The second store for the French brand is part of an aggressive push back into the U.S. market since its relaunch in 2015.
The Chinese competition authority has not yet approved the agreement.
The new collection designed by Elkann will hit stores in late June.
Previously president of VSP Global Omni-Channel Solutions, Wright will take on his role on June 19, succeeding Henri Blomqvist.