Business

Talk to Me: The Rise of Voice Commerce

clock November 16, 2018Adriana Lee

Eye

'Dior: From Paris to the World' Opens at the Denver Art Museum

clock November 16, 2018Leigh Nordstrom

Beauty

Beauty Retail Shifts Shape in Germany With New Concepts

clock November 15, 2018Jennifer Weil

Essilor

Luxottica

Eyewear

Essilor and Luxottica Merge, New Holding to Begin Trading in Paris on Oct. 2

The newly formed EssilorLuxottica will launch a mandatory exchange offer for all the remaining shares between Oct. 29 and Nov. 27, with the view of delisting Luxottica’s shares in Milan, but the squeeze-out, if any, could be expected between Jan. 28 and March 4.  

clock October 1, 2018Luisa Zargani

Backstage at Versace RTW Fall 2018

Eyewear

Essilor, Luxottica Get Green Light From Chinese Competition Authority

The merging transaction between the two companies is expected to be finalized in the third quarter of the year.

clock July 26, 2018Alessandra Turra

Luxottica

Eyewear

Luxottica, Essilor Merger Deadline Extended to July 31

The Chinese competition authority has not yet approved the agreement.

clock June 29, 2018Luisa Zargani

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

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

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

Luxottica

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

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

Financial

Europe’s Major Markets Retreat in Mid-Morning Trading

Retail and luxury stocks were uneven during early trading on Thursday.

clock August 3, 2017Samantha Conti

Financial

Europe’s Stock Markets Climb in Early Afternoon Trading

Retail, luxury stocks were uneven.

clock July 31, 2017Samantha Conti

Arrow

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Kering Foundation Launches Campaign to Defeat Cyberbullying

clock November 16, 2018Fleur Burlet

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