Safilo renews Banana Republic licensing deal

MILAN Tue Feb 5, 2013 11:53am EST

MILAN Feb 5 (Reuters) - Italian eyewear maker Safilo has renewed a licensing agreement to produce and distribute Banana Republic spectacles and sunglasses through January 2019, the companies said in a statement on Tuesday.

No financial details were disclosed.

The deal strengthens a partnership originally forged in 2007, they said. (Reporting By Danilo Masoni, editing by Francesca Landini)