June 24, 2014

Personalization, localization, interaction, “limited edition” retail and store experience. These are the top priorities — to varying degrees — for retailers as they look to bridge the divide between online and offline retail in the physical space. Here’s a look at how it plays out in three new stores:

June 24, 2014

Oakley, a wholly owned subsidiary of Luxottica Group, the world’s largest eyewear company, is looking to take its performance-driven, namesake brand to the next level. On the heels of its first global marketing initiative, the company has opened a state-of-the-art flagship on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan. (Oakley operates stores under the banners of Oakley Stores, Bright Eyes and The Optical Shop of Aspen, and has a varied optics brand portfolio that includes Eye Safety Systems, Oakley, Oliver Peoples and Paul Smith Spectacles.)

June 4, 2013

Another pure online retailer has made the leap to brick-and-mortar.

February 17, 2011

Italian eyewear maker and retailer Luxottica Group SpA said Thursday it will acquire two specialty sunglass retailers in a deal worth about $23 million in a move to gain entry to the Mexican market.

July 19, 2010

Eyewear retailer Luxottica Group S.p.A. announced Tuesday that it has successfully opened its new concept...

January 31, 2008

Sunglass Hut has a cool, sleek, sexy vibe that reflects eyewear’s new fashion-accessory status. The...

November 7, 2007

Foothill Ranch, Calif., ...

September 4, 2007

Cincinnati, The parent...