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Stock Report: Luxottica Group S.p.A. Sponsored ADR (LUX) Report Updated: Dec 07, 2016 | Print This Page

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Company Profile

Luxottica Group S.p.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides fashion, luxury, sports, and performance eyewear worldwide. It operates through two segments, Manufacturing and Wholesale Distribution, and Retail Distribution. The Manufacturing and Wholesale Distribution segment engages in the design, manufacture, wholesale distribution, and marketing of proprietary brands and designer lines of prescription frames and sunglasses, as well as performance optics products. This segment offers its products under proprietary brands, such as Ray-Ban, Oakley, Vogue Eyewear, Persol, Oliver Peoples, Alain Mikli, and Arnette; and licensed brands, including Giorgio Armani, Bvlgari, Burberry, Chanel, Coach, Dolce & Gabbana, Donna Karan, Michael Kors, Paul Smith, Polo Ralph Lauren, Prada, Starck Eyes, Tiffany, Tory Burch, and Versace. The Retail Distribution segment operates prescription eyewear stores under the brand names of LensCrafters, Pearle Vision, Sears Optical, Target Optical, OPSM, Laubman & Pank, and GMO; and sun and luxury retail stores under the Sunglass Hut, ILORI, The Optical Shop of Aspen, and Bright Eyes brand names. As of December 31, 2014, it owned and operated 6,471 retail stores and franchised 613 stores. The company also offers menís and womenís apparel, footwear, and accessories for surf, winter sports, golf, motorcycling, cycling, and other athletic lifestyles under the Oakley brand, as well as operates O stores. The company was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Milan, Italy. Luxottica Group S.p.A. is a subsidiary of Delfin S.ŗ r.l.