EU and US clear Essilor/Luxottica

Charles McConnell and Janith Aranze

01 March 2018

EU and US clear Essilor/Luxottica

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The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Competition and the US Federal Trade Commission have given unconditional clearances to Ray-Ban and Oakley sunglasses maker Luxottica’s €46.2 billion merger with eyewear company Essilor.