Luxottica shares up in early trade after Google Glass deal
MILAN, March 25
MILAN, March 25 (Reuters) - Shares in Luxottica opened up more than 3 percent on Tuesday after the Italian luxury eyewear maker agreed with Google to produce the U.S. group's Internet-connected Glass eyewear.
By 0806 GMT shares in Luxottica rose 3 percent, outperforming a 1 percent rise in Italy's FTSE MIB blue-chip stock index.
Luxottica said it would design, develop and distribute Google Glass eyewear. (Reporting by Valentina Za; editing by Francesca Landini)