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Safilo Debuts 150th Anniversary Capsule Collection With Harper’s Bazaar

In What's New, Industry News by Ann Loynd

This collab will make you want to wear your sunglasses day and night: Italian eyewear manufacturer Safilo Group debuts “First in Fashion–First in Eyewear,” a collection in honor of Harper’s  BAZAAR‘s 150th anniversary. The collection features three distinct styles that are on-trend yet classic,  a nod to the duo’s respective histories. Safilo’s origins …

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SAFILO PARTNERS WITH INTERAXON FOR ‘BRAIN SENSING’ EYEWEAR

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

Talk about taking wearable technology a notch higher! Eyewear manufacturing group Safilo recently announced its collaboration with Interaxon Inc., a Canadian company that specializes in consumer brain sensing technology, for a potential line of wearable technology called SAFILOX. The partnership covers strategic research and development, as Safilo sees this as an …

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SAFILO NAMES NEW CEO

In What's New, Industry News, People by Accessories Staff

Parsippany, NJ– Italian eyewear company Safilo Group has appointed Henri Blomqvist as new CEO of Safilo North America. He also adds the responsibility for the Group’s Global Sports Commercial Channel, and is a member of the Safilo Group Executive Committee. He previously served three years as Safilo Group’s Chief Commercial …

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Safilo Adds Turkey Subsidiary

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

Italian eyewear company Safilo Group has opened a wholly owned subsidiary in Turkey, making it the hub of its new Central Eastern European Division. Ms. Ciler Yildiz was appointed Commercial Head of Safilo’s Central Eastern Europe Division, and member of Safilo Group’s Global Leadership Team. Previously CEO of Clear Channel …

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Safilo to Relocate Its North American Headquarters, Consolidates Its US Distribution Network

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

Parsippany, NJ and Padua Italy–Safilo Group, the Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor of eyewear, recently announced the intent to relocate its North American headquarters which is currently co-located with a Distribution Center in Parsippany, NJ. This follows the decision to simplify and streamline operationally its US Logistics and Distribution …