Melville, NY (November 1, 2010) – Marchon is proud to announce it has renewed the exclusive license agreement to design and produce the Sean John Eyewear Collection. The original agreement, which was signed in 2006, has been renewed for an extended term.

“Sean John has always been a premiere collection in Marchon’s brand portfolio. Offering its consumers sunwear and optical that is easily identifiable with the brand and provides comfort through the incorporation of the universal fit is what sets it apart in the eyewear industry,” said Claudio Gottardi, Marchon President and CEO Marchon International. “We’re extremely proud to have renewed the contract with Sean John.”

Jeff Tweedy, Sean John Executive Vice President said, “We look forward to continued international and domestic growth with Marchon.”

A male and unisex based collection, Sean John provides the assertive wearer with bold styles, unique design aesthetics and rich colorations incorporated with superior materials. Currently, the Sean John Collection is sold at Sean John flagship locations, select specialty retailers and top optical shops worldwide.

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, ck, Coach, DIANE von FURSTENBERG, Emilio Pucci, FENDI, Flexon, Jil Sander, KARL LAGERFELD, LACOSTE, Marchon, Marchon 3D, Michael Kors, Nautica, Nike and Sean John.  Headquartered in New York, with regional offices in Amsterdam, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Venice, Marchon distributes its products through numerous local sales offices serving over 80,000 accounts in more than 100 countries.