Marcolin, Harley-Davidson Renew Licensing Agreement

It now runs through 2018.

Tory Burch, Luxottica Renew Eyewear License

The Italian company is extending the license agreement to distribute Tory Burch sun and prescription eyewear globally for the next ten years.

Italia Independent Expands Brazil Subsidiary

The Italian firm appoints Graziano Messana as managing director and chief financial officer.

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Zegna Eyewear Hits the Market

Ermenegildo Zegna has unveiled the first fruits of its collaboration with Marcolin.

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Westward Leaning Collaborates with Imgur

The two Silicon Valley-based startups teamed to create a pair of mirrored wayfarer sunglasses.

Italia Independent Launching Eyeye Collection

The new moniker aims to do for eyewear what Swatch did for watches.

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Luxottica Signs Intel Deal for Wearable Tech

The first product resulting from the collaboration is expected to debut in 2015.

Italia Independent wins European Prize

The Italian eyewear and lifestyle brand won an award for most internationally-minded newcomer.

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Ace & Tate Eyewear Pops Up in Berlin

The Dutch-based online eyewear firm is planning to expand physically in Germany.

Safilo Group, Jimmy Choo Extend Licensing Agreement

The license had first been inked in 2007 and was due to run until 2015.

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Italia Independent Lands in NYC

The company's first stand-alone store in the U.S. is an 850-square-foot flagship in New York’s SoHo neighborhood.

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