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50 years of
Sunglass Hut

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Born in 1971, Sunglass Hut started as a small family business running a kiosk in a Miami mall. After 50 years and over 3,000 stores worldwide, we’re celebrating where we’ve been and where we’re going – bringing that same family feel and welcoming spirit as the very first kiosk to our stores today.

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1971

An idea is born.
The first-ever kiosk opens in the Miami Dadeland mall.

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1994-1996

Sunglass Hut enters Australia and the United Kingdom.

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1998

Sunglass Hut ecommerce launches.

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2000

More than a functional accessory.
Sunglass Hut joins Luxottica and their family of iconic brands.

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2007-2015

Sunglass Hut expands into India, South Africa, Brazil, Mexico, Spain, Portugal, China, Indonesia and Thailand.

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2018

Sunglass Hut editorial stories begin.
Tying our statement-making shades to fashion trends around the world.

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2019

Sunglass Hut launches its first customizable products and the first in-store digital shopping tools are born to enrich the omnichannel experience worldwide.

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2020

Sunglass Hut launches #thesunwithin campaign as a way to connect with customers and support their well-being during the pandemic.

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2021

Sunglass Hut turns 50!
After 50 years, the sun still inspires everything we do. Cheers to 50 more years of bringing you warmth and joy through our sunny styles.

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50 years of
self-expression.

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