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Essilor celebrates a historic milestone: the merger of Essel and Silor
Fri, 06/29/2012

This year, Essilor celebrates the 40th anniversary of a major event in its history: the merger of Essel and Silor in January 1972 that led to the creation of Essilor.

This important event represented a decisive step for the Group that helped to shape its future development. The alliance of Essel and Silor, with their roots in companies created in 1849 and 1931 respectively, gave Essilor a solid foundation for growth, a set of fundamental values and a tradition of product quality and innovation.


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