Over the past several years, Essilor's core businesses have seen sustained growth while new activities such as sunwear and online have undergone increasingly rapid development. In parallel, the Company's geographic expansion has opened up extensive new markets in Latin America, the Middle East, Asia and Africa.
- Strong contribution from acquisitions and partnerships
- Return to growth for Sunglasses & Readers during the third quarter
- Market still sluggish in the United States after a very strong year in 2015
- Slower than expected recovery at Coastal.com