Business expansion
Nord Est; Veneto; Belluno
Location of affected unit(s)
Transportation / Storage
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation, Postal And Courier Activities
Warehousing And Support Activities For Transportation
52.29 - Other transportation support activities

500 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
11 April 2016
Employment effect (start)
1 September 2016
Foreseen end date


Italian eyewear manufacturer and distributor Luxottica is to hire up to 500 employees in Sedico (Belluno) as a result of a strong growth. The Sedico site is the main logistics hub, employing about 1,000 workers, and the only one in Europe. The group plans to expand the facility by the end of August 2016. The recruitment of the new employees is set to begin soon after.

The Luxottica group currently employs about 79,000 workers worldwide, and it reported an increase in sales by 17% in 2015, up to €9 billion.


  • 1 March 2016: Milano Finanza
  • 16 March 2016: Il Mattino di Padova
  • 11 April 2016: Il Mattino di Padova


Eurofound (2016), Luxottica Group, Business expansion in Italy, factsheet number 87438, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/87438.