Burberry renews eyewear licence with Luxottica

Burberry has renewed its eyewear licensing agreement with Luxottica Group.

The 10 year global licence to design, produce and distribute the British brand’s eyewear will run to 2025.

Chief creative and chief executive officer Christopher Bailey, said: “Eyewear is an exciting area of our business combining great design with fine craftsmanship in much the same way as many of our iconic products.

“We look forward to continuing to partner with the industry leader in eyewear, to further unlock the potential of our two brands.”

Luxottica operates seven house brands Ray-Ban, Oakley, Vogue Eyewear, Persol, Oliver Peoples, Alain Mikli and Arnette, and makes and distributes eyewear for brands that include Giorgio Armani, Bulgari, Chanel, Coach, Dolce & Gabbana, DKNY, Polo Ralph Lauren, Prada, Michael Kors, Starck Eyes, Tiffany and Versace.

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