Italia Independent and Grand Optical announce collaboration

In December the two companies celebrated their partnership on the Champs-Élysées, in the heart of Paris

The universe and philosophy of Italia Independent - and its eyewear above all - were center stage during the event held December 12 at 138 Avenue des Champs-Élysées, the location of the awesome GrandOptical store, I-I's prestigious partner since it entered the French market.


To make the moment unforgettable, Lapo Elkann, founder and president of Italia Independent Group, Andrea Tessitore, co-founder and CEO of Italia Independent Group, and Guillaume Darrousez, managing director of GrandVision France, were joined by numerous celebrities from the worlds of fashion, music, sport and show-biz, including Fouine, Malika Ménard, Séverine of Master Chef, DJs Brice and Régis Abby and Prince Emanuele Filiberto of Savoy.


A limited edition was created for the occasion: «Unique Edition for GrandOptical», based on I-I's top model, 090, has a black velvet-effect front and black temples with the gold and silver rings symbolizing the GrandOptical brand. This capsule collection can be bought exclusively at GrandOptical Champs-Élysées and in 40 selected stores throughout France.