Marchon Eyewear

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Marchon Eyewear, inc.
Type Subsidiary
Industry Consumer Opticals
Founded 1983
Headquarters Flag of the United States.svg Melville, New York
Key people Claudio Gottardi, CEO
Revenue IncreaseUS$525.0 million (2007)
Employees 2,500 (2007)
Parent VSP Global
Website www.marchon.com

Marchon Eyewear is a United States-based manufacturer and distributor of eyewear. Founded in 1983, the company's portfolio includes several licensed brands in addition to its own house brands. The company has major design centers in New York and Italy, with manufacturing in Italy, Japan, and China.

The company acquired OfficeMate Software Solutions in 1994, which produces eyecare-specific practice management software. In August 2008, the company was acquired by VSP, a major vision insurance company.[1]

Brands[edit]

Marchon manufactures eyeglasses under the following licensed fashion and sport brands as well as several house brands:

Licensed Brands[edit]

House Brands[edit]

  • Marchon
  • Flexon
  • Autoflex
  • Kiss&Kill (European market only)
  • Scandinavian Eyewear
  • Tres Jolie
  • Tanos
  • Ventana
  • Dragon

References[edit]

  1. ^ "VSP and Marchon: Delivering the Best in Eyecare". VSP Blog. August 18, 2008. Retrieved August 27, 2010. 

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