Eyewear Designs is the long-time producer of the Perry Ellis Ophthalmic Eyewear brand.
The new products will be distributed through department stores and specialty shops throughout the U.S. and Canada. Initial shipments of men’s sunglasses will begin in January.
"Eyewear Designs Ltd. is an industry leader in the eyewear market and the right partner for adding a new product category and interpreting the Perry Ellis lifestyle," says George Feldenkreis, chairman and chief executive officer of Perry Ellis International. "We are extremely excited about the potential of this agreement and we look forward to working together with Eyewear Designs on a successful launch."