Sutro Eyewear announces that it has entered into a 5-year agreement to license its 3-Click™ Hinge technology to the DeRigo Group. “For a small company like us we are extremely proud to be working with a company of DeRigo’s stature and history in the industry. The 3-Click™ Hinge gives the user a unique experience and conveys a distinct sense of quality and purpose. We are very happy to see it propagated to the world.” says Doug Smith VP of Sales at Sutro.
The De Rigo Group is a worldwide leader in the design, production and distribution of high-end eyewear, and is one of the most important optical goods retailers in Europe. The De Rigo brand portfolio includes the house brands Police, Sting and Lozza and the licensed brands Celine, Chopard, Ermenegildo Zegna, Escada, Fila Eyewear, Furla, Givenchy, Loewe, Switch it, Tous and Victor Hugo.
Sutro Product Development, based in San Francisco, designs durable luxury eyewear under the Sutro name. Sutro is sold in specialty boutiques and optical stores in the US, Japan with planned expansion into the EU in 2011. More information can be found at www.sutrovision.com.