Sunglass Hut Overview

  • Founded
  • 1971
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 9,174
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $653M
Latest Deal Amount

Sunglass Hut General Information

Description

Retailer of sunglasses. The company offer consumers branded products along with outstanding customer service, being located throughout the United States, Canada, the Caribbean, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Singapore, Middle East, South Africa and also through its online store.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Accessories
Acquirer
Primary Office
  • 4000 Luxottica Place
  • Mason, OH 45040
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000
Want detailed data on 2M+ companies?

What you see here scratches the surface

Request a free trial
Want to dig into this profile?

We’ll help you find what you need

Learn more

Sunglass Hut Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
2. Merger/Acquisition 28-Jun-1999 $653M 00000 Completed
1. Secondary Transaction - Open Market Completed
To view Sunglass Hut’s complete valuation and funding history, request access »

Sunglass Hut Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jack Chadsey President & Chief Executive Officer
Diego Alejandre Director, Store Operations Mexico
To view Sunglass Hut’s complete executive team members history, request access »

Sunglass Hut Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

PitchBook’s non-financial metrics help you gauge a company’s traction and growth using web presence and social reach.

Request a free trial

Sunglass Hut Former Investors (4)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Benjamin Kaufman Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
Jameson Hsu Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
Philip Rosedale Angel (individual) 000 0000 000000 0
Upfront Ventures Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
To view Sunglass Hut’s complete investors history, request access »

Sunglass Hut Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000000 (000000) 30-Jun-2011 000000000000000000 Accessories
Watch World 07-Jun-2000 Merger/Acquisition 0000 Specialty Retail
To view Sunglass Hut’s complete acquisitions history, request access »

Sunglass Hut Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
000000 (000000) Accessories Guadalajara, Mexico
To view Sunglass Hut’s complete subsidiaries history, request access »