Yves Saint Laurent, one of the most prestigious world’s leading luxury goods companies, and Safilo Group, worldwide leader in the premium eyewear sector, announce the renewal until December 31, 2015 of their license agreement for the design, production and worldwide distribution of Yves Saint Laurent’s eye glass frames and sunglass collections.
Valerie Hermann, President and CEO of Yves Saint Laurent, said: “We are extremely satisfied to continue with Safilo our successful story in the eyewear category. I am convinced that Yves Saint Laurent is moving forward with the partner who is best responsive to our strategic requirements of iconic products, high quality manufacturing and unique understanding of the appropriate distribution channels. Safilo is our partner of choice in the eyewear category and we are confident that our renewed agreement will continue to ensure the future growth of our brand.”
Roberto Vedovotto, CEO of Safilo Group, said: “We are extremely delighted to announce the renewal of the partnership with Yves Saint Laurent. This strategic agreement further endorses Safilo Group as a trustworthy, successful and leading partner, capable of effectively communicating Yves Saint Laurent’s strategic positioning and the core values of such an iconic luxury brand.”
For more information about the collection please visit Safilo online at www.safilo.com.