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Global Luxury Eyewear Market - Forecast, Trends & Opportunities 2013-2017 Product Image

Global Luxury Eyewear Market - Forecast, Trends & Opportunities 2013-2017

  • Published: July 2013
  • Region: Global
  • 100 Pages
  • Taiyou Research


  • Essilor International SA
  • Luxottica Group SpA
  • Marcolin
  • Safilo Group S.p.A.
  • MORE

The global market for optics and eye wear is expected to expand at the rate of 6% in the coming five years ahead and will go on to account for a total of $20 billion in revenues. It is expected that the sunglass market will benefit not only from increased awareness of the dangers of UV exposure but also from frames and sunglasses being increasingly perceived as fashion products. Innovative materials for lenses and frames and other technological advances have resulted in several new designs with better aesthetic appeal, style and quality. Eyeglasses are increasingly being used as a facial accessory and a matching item for a wide variety of outfits, and for highlighting the personality of eyeglass wearers.

Earlier a commodity product and a must buy for individuals with poor eyesight, eyeglasses have been traditionally resilient to fluctuations in economic health/climate. However the product's transformation into a new fashion image has exposed it to economic cycles, making it vulnerable to the current economic recession. High-end lenses, frames and sunglasses have all witnessed deceleration in growth as a result of reduction in personal incomes, erosion in discretionary spends, READ MORE >

1.1 Key Takeaways
1.2 Report Coverage
1.3 Research Methodology

2.1 Industry Overview
2.2 Impact of Recession on the Optical Market Revenues
2.3 Impact of Vision Correction on Optical Market
2.4 Good Growth in Emerging Markets

3.1 Industry Overview
3.2 Wholesale Market
3.3 Region-wise Analysis of the Wholesale Market
3.4 Wholesale Market for Sunglasses versus Prescription Frames
3.5 Market for Frame Designers & Manufacturers


5.1 Industry Overview
5.2 Market for Non-prescription Reading Glasses

6.1 Limited Public Reimbursement
6.2 Low Penetration Rates of Optical Correction
6.3 Advances in Innovation
6.4 Emergence of Customized Lenses
6.5 Emergence of Personalization According to Condition
6.6 Multi-pairing and Acceleration of Re-trading to Drive Optical Market


8.1 Market Share Analysis
8.2 Essilor International SA
8.2.1 Company Overview
8.2.2 Business Segments
8.2.3 Products & Services
8.2.4 Role in the Eyewear Market
8.2.5 Company Growth
8.2.6 Financial Analysis
8.2.7 Market Share Analysis
8.2.8 Vertical Integration Strategy
8.2.9 Innovation Strategy
8.2.10 Research & Development
8.2.11 SWOT Analysis
8.3 Luxottica Group SpA
8.3.1 Company Overview
8.3.2 Business Segments
8.3.3 Products & Services
8.3.4 Role in the Eyewear Market
8.3.5 Financial Analysis
8.3.6 Market Share Analysis
8.3.7 Vertical Integration Strategy
8.3.8 SWOT Analysis
8.4 Safilo Group S.p.A.
8.4.1 Company Overview
8.4.2 Business Segments
8.4.3 Products & Services
8.4.4 Financial Analysis
8.5 Marcolin

List of Figures

Figure 1: Growth Rates of Major Players in the Optical Industry
Figure 2: Essilor - Sales Growth in Emerging Markets, 2012
Figure 3: Global Optical Market by Vision Correction Method, 2012
Figure 4: Global Optical Retail Industry, Inhabitants per Outlet (2012)
Figure 5: Global Optical Market, Market Share of Frames, 2012
Figure 6: Global Market for Ophthalmic Lenses, Market Share (%), 2012
Figure 7: Global Market for Ophthalmic Lenses, Market Share (%), 2017
Figure 8: Global Optical Market Top 10 US Retailers' Market Share. 2010-2012
Figure 9: Core Readers Market in the US
Figure 10: Evolution in Optical Lens Design, 1979-2008
Figure 11: Penetration Rate of Anti-reflective Lenses in 2009
Figure 12: Innovation in Corrective Lenses
Figure 13: Innovation in Ray-Ban Aviator (in USD at retail value)
Figure 14: Penetration Rates for Progressive Lenses, 2010
Figure 15: Penetration Rates for Anti-Reflective Lenses, 2010
Figure 16: Penetration Rates for Photochromic Lenses, 2010
Figure 17: Penetration Rates for Polarized Lenses, 2010
Figure 18: Global Optical Market by Tinted & Polarized Lenses, 2012
Figure 19: Global Optical Industry Prescription Renewal in the US
Figure 20: Global Optical Industry Sales of Second Pair in the US
Figure 21: Global Optical Market by Vision Correction Method, 2011
Figure 22: Market Share in the Global Optical Market, 2012
Figure 23: Market Share in the Global Optical Market, 2017
Figure 24: Distribution Network of Essilor
Figure 25: Essilor Brand Portfolio
Figure 26: Essilor Varilux Range
Figure 27: Organic Growth & Perimeter Impact of Essilor, 2010-2017
Figure 28: Market Share of Essilor, 2010-2017
Figure 29: Organic Growth & Acquisitions by Essilor
Figure 30: Innovation Driving Essilor's Crizal Brand
Figure 31: Essilor - R&D & Innovation Driving Sales
Figure 32: Essilor Product Launches & Time to Market
Figure 33: Luxottica Brand Distribution
Figure 34: Luxottica Market Share, 2011-2016
Figure 35: Presence of Luxottica across Value Chain

List of Tables

Table 1: Global Optical Market by Vision Correction Method
Table 2: Global Prescription Frames & Sunglasses Industry Statistics, 2011-2017
Table 3: Global Prescription Frames & Sunglasses Industry, Regional Wholesale Market Statistics, 2011-2017
Table 4: Global Prescription Frames & Sunglasses Industry, Developed vs Emerging Market Statistics, 2011-2017
Table 5: Regional Wholesale Market Share of Luxottica, 2011-2017
Table 6: Global Wholesale Market for Sunglasses versus Prescription Lenses, 2011-2017
Table 7: Market Share of Luxottica in Sunglasses & Prescription Lenses Market, 2011-2017
Table 8: Global Market for Ophthalmic Lenses, Industry Statistics, 2011-2017
Table 9: Global Optical Industry, Market Share of Top 10 US Retailers, 2010-2012
Table 10: Global Optical Market by Vision Correction Method, Industry Statistics, 2011-2017
Table 11: Essilor's Position in the Ophthalmic Lens Industry
Table 12: Essilor Peer Group Comparison by Sales, EBITDA & EBIT
Table 13: Essilor Peer Group Comparison by Net Debt/EBITDA. EBITDA Margin & EBIT Margin
Table 14: Essilor R&D Expenditure
Table 15: Luxottica Peer Group Comparison: Sales Growth, EBITDA Growth & EBIT Growth
Table 16: Luxottica Peer Group Comparison: Net Debt/EBITDA, EBITDA Margin & EBIT Margin

- Essilor International SA

- Luxottica Group SpA

- Safilo Group S.p.A.

- Marcolin

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