Tag Archives : Marchon

Nike Vision And Kevin Durant Team Up Again To Release  New Collection Of Optical Eyewear For Fall 2015

Nike Vision And Kevin Durant Team Up Again To Release New Collection Of Optical Eyewear For Fall 2015

For Fall 2015, Nike Vision and professional basketball player (and 2013-2014 Most Valuable Player) Kevin Durant announce the newest edition of their collaborative eyewear. Last year marked the first partnership between Durant and Nike Vision; the inaugural collection featured one adult style and one young athlete style. The Fall 2015 collection will feature an expanded offering, comprised of three adult styles and three children’s styles. The eyewear’s color ways will sync up to Durant’s latest sneaker, the KD8, which features Nike’s Flyweave technology and released in Summer 2015. “We’re thrilled to partner with Kevin again, to not only produce another collection, but to elevate it to another level,” said Steve Tripi, Marketing Director at Marchon, Nike Vision’s licensing company. “We’re certainly breathing new life into this partnership by offering something special for KD fans.” The color story for the new collection was inspired by the bright, playful colors that Nike has incorporated into KD’s past shoe and apparel collections. The latest optical offering will feature the following styles for men, women and kids: NK 35KD, MSRP The NK 35KD will feature a...
Filed in: Eyewear, Products
Marni Selects Marchon For Global Eyewear Venture

Marni Selects Marchon For Global Eyewear Venture

Marni and Marchon announce the signing of a new global licensing agreement that will see to the development, production and distribution of the Marni Eyewear collections under the design and creative direction of Consuelo Castiglioni. The two companies will launch the new men’s and women’s lines in Spring/Summer 2016 with a full range of styles for both optical frames and sunglasses. The aim of Marni’s partnership with cutting-edge American eyewear group Marchon is to expand the brand’s reach by developing the market potential of what is a major fashion accessory segment. The collections will retail in Marni stores as well as in select optical retail locations and fashion multi-brand channels worldwide. “We are strongly invested in this important agreement with Marchon, which aspires to further diversify and grow the Marni accessories business and to significantly consolidate our brand identity,” said Gianni Castiglioni, CEO of Marni Group. “We are really excited to embark on this collaboration with Marni, which will enable us to focus on empowering our licensing strategy with the European luxury brands and to produce collections that are 100% designed...
Filed in: Eyewear, Industry Info
Nike Vision Announces Fall 2015 SB Eyewear Collection

Nike Vision Announces Fall 2015 SB Eyewear Collection

This season, premium eyewear brand Nike Vision announces the launch of its Fall 2015 SB sun collection. Comprised of six styles, the product array builds on the Spring ’15 inaugural collection that featured the Nike Volano, Nike Volition, Nike Achieve and Nike Recover. New styles for Fall include the Nike Unrest and Nike Flatspot. The collection rolls out to consumers this month and will be available at select Nike Vision retailers. “While Nike SB eyewear speaks to the core skate consumer, it’s still very versatile,” said JC Clenet, International Business Director at Marchon Eyewear, Nike’s global eyewear licensee. “We pride ourselves on the subtle hints that athletes appreciate and attention to detail that only Nike can provide. We’re confident that the addition of two new styles, the Unrest and Flatspot, strengthen the eyewear offering in New styles for Fall 2015 include: NIKE UNREST Paying homage to Nike’s hometown of Portland, OR, the Unrest features graphics on the outside of the frames taken from Burnside Skatepark, located under the east side of the city’s Burnside Bridge. The Unrest features Nike Max Optics Lens Technology for precise visual information...
Filed in: Eyewear, Products, Sunwear
Genesis Summer 2015 Optical Collection

Genesis Summer 2015 Optical Collection

  The Genesis Summer 2015 Collection blends fit, fashion and affordability with a new modern appeal. Refined designs paired with new elevated shapes and subtle color blocking harmonize functionality with fashion in three styles for men and three styles for women. Men G4025. A classic rectangular shape in modern acetate is elevated with rich tortoise colorations and polished metal linear accents on temples. Available in Black and Tortoise. G4026. Sleek and square, this durable full rim stainless steel style features both shiny and matte finishes. Double linear lines are etched onto temples and filled with subtle colored enamel. Available in Black, Brown and Gun. G4027. Modern and on-trend, this rounded rectangle features earth tone horn acetate frame fronts contrasted by sleek metal temples, accented with etched double linear lines and filled with subtle colored enamel. Available in Smoke, Brown Women G5026. Semi-rimless stainless steel is colored in feminine hues of light brown and rose gold. Temples feature rich placements of translucent and solid color blocking between polished metal accents. Available in Lilac and Brown. G5027. A full rim rectangle style in brown...
Filed in: Eyewear
Marchon Eyewear Extends Exclusive Global Licensing Agreement With Nike

Marchon Eyewear Extends Exclusive Global Licensing Agreement With Nike

Marchon Eyewear, Inc. is pleased to announce the long-term extension of its licensing agreement with Nike, Inc. for the exclusive design, production and worldwide distribution of Nike optical and sunglass collections. Claudio Gottardi, President and CEO of Marchon Eyewear, commented: “We’re extremely proud to continue our successful partnership with Nike. This unrivaled brand is constantly at the forefront of sports technology and innovation, therefore pushing our design team to continue striving to develop new groundbreaking ideas and high-quality products. We are confident that with the renewal of our long-standing partnership, which dates back to 1999, we can achieve further success with the Nike eyewear collections.”   For more information about Nike Vision, visit www.nikevision.com. About Marchon Eyewear, Inc. Marchon Eyewear, Inc. is one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of quality eyewear and sunwear. The company markets its products under prestigious brand names including: Calvin Klein Collection, Calvin Klein, Calvin Klein Jeans, Chloé, Diane von Furstenberg, Dragon, Etro, Flexon®, G-Star RAW, Karl Lagerfeld, Lacoste, Liu Jo, MarchoNYC, Nautica,...
Filed in: Eyewear, Industry Info
The New Flexon Kids Eyewear Collection

The New Flexon Kids Eyewear Collection

The new Flexon Kids Eyewear Collection seamlessly blends supreme durability with the latest fashion trends, thus creating must-have frames that can withstand kids’ daily accidents. Flexon is a titanium alloy, which, unlike other metals, can “remember” and return to its original set shape even after it bends and twists. With Flexon, parents can rest easy knowing their children’s frames are hip enough for their youngster and resilient enough to handle everyday wear and tear. The collection features four metal front frames paired with a stainless steel temple core and a high-quality rubber temple sleeve. A wide array of colors featured in a cool, playful camouflage pattern sets the tone for this fresh, vibrant collection for both boys and girls. The modern shapes and colorful palette are highly appealing to kids ages 3 – 10, who want a fun and sporty vibe. BOYS TERRAIN. Cool and sophisticated, this timeless rectangular frame features an edgy camouflage pattern on the temples that gives a casual look he’ll love. Available in Black, Slate, Brown and Navy. Terrain available in: 001 black 033 slate 210 brown 412 navy   TREK. With a classic shape and boyish color palette, this...
Filed in: Industry Info
Salvatore Ferragamo Extends Licensing Agreement With Marchon Eyewear Until 2021

Salvatore Ferragamo Extends Licensing Agreement With Marchon Eyewear Until 2021

Salvatore Ferragamo S.p.A., the parent company of the Salvatore Ferragamo Group and one of the leading players in the global luxury industry, has announced that it has agreed to a five-year extension to its worldwide licensing agreement for the design, distribution, marketing and sale of “Salvatore Ferragamo” branded sunglasses and optical frames for men and women with Marchon Eyewear, Inc., one of the leading companies in the eyewear sector. The licensing agreement, which first went into effect on January 1, 2012, will now run until December 2021. Produced exclusively in Italy, the Salvatore Ferragamo eyewear collections are the perfect interpretation of the brand’s history, heritage and style. The collections are distributed all over the world in Salvatore Ferragamo mono-brand boutiques and in leading stores and specialist opticians. “Our partnership with Salvatore Ferragamo is a source of great pride and satisfaction for us. The task of interpreting the brand’s history, heritage and integrity is a constant challenge, one that spurs us on to create top-quality glasses capable of combining style with refinement,” remarked Claudio Gottardi, President and CEO of Marchon Eyewear. “The...
Filed in: Eyewear, Industry Info
Skylon Ace XV Jr Represents the Nike’s Entry into Young Athlete Performance Eyewear

Skylon Ace XV Jr Represents the Nike’s Entry into Young Athlete Performance Eyewear

Nike Vision, the premium eyewear brand combining the science of vision with expertise in sport, announces its inaugural pair of young athletes’ performance eyewear. For more than a decade, Nike Vision’s sport eyewear has been the choice of top athletes. The brand’s first youth performance style will be the Skylon Ace XV Jr., available this month at optical retailers and a wide range of retailers, including Nike’s online store (www.nike.com) To perfect the fit of the Skylon Ace XV Jr., designers worked with facial morphology to ensure the style truly fit young athletes. “What many may not realize, is that a child’s face is completely different from an adult, it’s not simply a smaller version,” said Carl Allen, Senior Designer at Marchon. “The style isn’t simply a takedown from the adult’s Skylon Ace XV. In reality, hours of research go into creating a design specifically for a child or teenager’s face. We had to create something that was tailored for a young athlete in every way, which is also why we’re offering a variety of color combinations, so that there are enough to link up with most team uniforms.” The Skylon Ace XV Jr. features Nike Max Optics Lens...
Filed in: Eyewear, Sunwear
Nike Vision Releases Nike Golf X2 & Nike Golf X2 Pro Sunglass

Nike Vision Releases Nike Golf X2 & Nike Golf X2 Pro Sunglass

New for Spring 2015, premium eyewear brand Nike Vision announces the addition of the Golf X2 and Golf X2 Pro to its performance line. Designed for golfers and utilizing real-time insight gained from the brand’s roster, the Nike Golf X2 and Golf X2 Pro rolls out to consumers this month. Working in collaboration with Nike Golf’s staff athletes, the Golf X2 and Golf X2 Pro were conceived with one goal in mind: to help athletes reach the top of their game. The Golf X2 features a slimmer temple design and top bar to fit easily and comfortably under a hat. The style also includes silicone adjustable temples and a ventilated silicone nose bridge for custom fit, added grip and stability. Both the Golf X2 and X2 Pro feature a matte finish on the frames, designed to eliminate reflective glare that can cause visual interference. “Our aim was to create a product that would elevate the standard of golf-specific eyewear,” said Carl Allen, Senior Designer at Marchon Eyewear, Nike Vision’s licensing company. “Both the Golf X2 and X2 Pro feature a lightweight design for both comfort and fit. They also have a newly-expanded frame and lens shape that provides increased coverage, to protect...
Filed in: Eyewear, Sunwear
Marchon Eyewear Announces Licensing Agreement With MCM

Marchon Eyewear Announces Licensing Agreement With MCM

Marchon Eyewear, Inc., one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of quality eyewear and sunwear, and MCM (Modern Creation München), a global manufacturer of luxury leather goods, apparel and footwear, announced today an exclusive global licensing agreement that will grant Marchon the rights to manufacture and distribute the sun and ophthalmic collections under the MCM brand. The first deliveries will launch in March 2015 with a “Made in Italy” sunwear capsule collection, available exclusively across the MCMworldwide boutique network. The launch represents the beginning of a partnership between these two global players in the fashion business. The MCM eyewear collection will launch September 2015 in Asia, with a global roll-out planned for January 2016. The eyewear collection will be sold in MCM boutiques, department and specialty stores, and select optical stores worldwide. Claudio Gottardi, Marchon Eyewear President and CEO, commented: “This is an exciting partnership that perfectly fits with Marchon’s strategy to extend the range of young and dynamic luxury brands in our global portfolio, leveraging our Italy manufacturing, talent and logistics. Considering...
Filed in: Eyewear, Industry Info
Karl Lagerfeld And Italia Independent Collaborate Again  For A “Kolor” Project

Karl Lagerfeld And Italia Independent Collaborate Again For A “Kolor” Project

KARL LAGERFELD and Italia Independent are proud to announce that the iconic sunglass style KL003S will now be available in three bright new colorations. Shot by Lagerfeld himself, the new “Karl is Kolor” SS15 campaign focuses on the new, brightly hued accessories that stand out in pops of color against monochrome models. Designed by Karl Lagerfeld and Italia Independent, the capsule collection was initially introduced in Paris in September 2013, and now features three bold color additions: blue, pink and green with a joint logo accented on the left temple. This new capsule collection underlines the successful collaboration between KARL LAGERFELD and Italia Independent and sheds light on a larger plan that sees Italia Independent alongside some of the most prestigious international brands to create unique and distinctive products. The new KARL is Kolor capsule collection will be available beginning March 4, 2015. About Marchon Eyewear, Inc. Marchon Eyewear, Inc. is one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of quality eyewear and sunwear. The company markets its products under prestigious brand names including: Calvin Klein Collection, Calvin Klein, Calvin Klein...
Filed in: Eyewear
Crown Sports United Announces Partnership with Dragon Alliance for  U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association

Crown Sports United Announces Partnership with Dragon Alliance for U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association

Crown Sports United (Crown Sports) announced a partnership agreement with Dragon Alliance for U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) events. As part of the deal, Dragon Alliance will serve as the official eyewear partner for the USSA and will have sponsorship sales rights to several USSA events, notably the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix at Mammoth Mountain and Park City Mountain Resort and the USANA International Cross Cup at Squaw Valley. The agreement includes integration of signage, on-site marketing space, in-event promotion, video content both on broadcast and in-event and promotion on USSA social media channels. “We are pleased to partner with two market leaders and provide them exceptional and innovative sponsorship opportunities under Crown Sports,” said Kings Chief Revenue Officer Jeff David. “We believe this relationship will create significant opportunities to expand the reach of both brands regionally and nationwide.” Dragon Alliance, a subsidiary of Kings partner VSP Global®, develops diversified eyewear primarily in surfing and snow sports. As the industry leader in snow optics advancement, Dragon is rooted in innovation, technical design and producing a product that...
Filed in: Eyewear, Industry Info
The New Nike Vision Eyewear Collection

The New Nike Vision Eyewear Collection

Nike Vision’s product line continues to expand with an array of new optical styles that maintain the same attention to detail and ultimate focus on the athlete, providing premium quality eyewear to help see sport better. MALE Nike 7233. This lightweight acetate frame features a modified rectangle silhouette for a sleek, trendy look. Dynamic color accent on the inner temples and front pins adds subtle pop color to the frame. Laser etched enamel filled Nike block logo appears on the outer temples for a branded finish. Available in Satin Black, Satin Dark Grey, Satin Grey Tortoise and Tortoise. Nike 7236. A sophisticated design, this square shape features a unique color palette. The lightweight acetate frame is accompanied by authentic pin hinge construction with a sturdy 3-barrel hinge. Rich colorations on the inner temples and front pins add appeal. Laser etched enamel filled Nike block logo is featured on the outer temples. Available in Black/Dark Grey, Satin Tokyo Tortoise/Black, Satin Navy Tortoise and Violet Ore/Black. Nike Flexon. Designed specifically for those who are tough on their frames, these ultra-lightweight and flexible styles can bend, but are engineered to return to...
Filed in: Eyewear
The New MarchoNYC Kids Eyewear Collection

The New MarchoNYC Kids Eyewear Collection

The modern shapes and playful color combinations in the new MarchoNYC Eyewear Collection are highly appealing to kids who want a fun and trendy look. Not only fashionable and eye-catching, the collection is also durable, featuring premium construction and spring hinges to withstand kids’ daily mishaps. BOYS – OPTICAL Trevor. He no longer has to settle for an ordinary black frame. This handmade acetate style is sealed in a matte finish and features a cool, edgy camouflage pattern on the temples that gives a casual, yet sophisticated look he’ll love. Available in Black, Brown, Olive and Blue. GIRLS – OPTICAL Raven. Fun and carefree, this two-toned, multi-layer acetate frame features a bright, playful color palette. Temples are embellished with a trio of beautiful metallic butterflies accented with rhinestones that will surely make her heart flutter. Available in Brown Teal, Purple Pink, Grape Lemonade and Light Pink Lilac. About Marchon Eyewear, Inc. Marchon Eyewear, Inc. is one of the world’s largest manufacturers and distributors of quality eyewear and sunwear. The company markets its products under prestigious brand names including: Calvin Klein Collection, Calvin Klein,...
Filed in: Eyewear
Flexon Mechanical Synergy

Flexon Mechanical Synergy

Designed for the modern man, Flexon takes evolution to the next level with the Mechanical Synergy Series featuring bolder, sharper styles that embody industrial inspiration. The modified, rectangle frames in this series all have a matte finish and contrasting temple color, providing an overall sophisticated look with minimal detailing. Certain frames feature a two-toned color blocking appearance that adds expression and character. Additionally, each style features a light weight design with a new evolution structured temple tip shape that gives a cohesive look. The industrial inspired design concept of the Flexon Mechanical Synergy Series is derived from breaking down various functional machines and observing each feature individually. Drawing inspiration from this notion, the screw-like appearance of the open-slotted barrel hinge is simple, yet adds a mechanical aesthetic and a masculine detail to the outer temple. BEND THE RULES WITH FLEXON. E1075 available in 001 Black Gunmetal 033 Gunmetal 210 Brown Gunmetal 412 Navy     E1076 available in 001 Black Gunmetal 021 Palladium 033 Charcoal 210 Brown Gunmetal     E1077 available in 001 Black 033 Gunmetal 210 Brown 412...
Filed in: Eyewear
© 2015 C&E Vision's Industry News Feed. All rights reserved.
Service Provided By CandE Vision Services.