GrandVision (Netherlands) Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1891

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 33,542


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 4

  • Investments
  • 22

GrandVision (Netherlands) General Information


GrandVision NV is an optical retailer present in various countries in Europe, the Americas, and Asia. The company provides expert optical services, prescription glasses, frames, lenses, contact lenses, and sunglasses through a portfolio of optical retail banners. The company's exclusive portfolio contains the following brands: Miki Ninn, The One, Play, LightFly, Activ, and Enzzo, among others, for frames; Heritage, Seen, Solaris, and Unofficial for sunglasses; and EyeExpert and iWear for contact lenses. The assortment covers the full consumer spectrum, from well-known international brands to more-affordable in-house brands.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Pearle Europe
Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Specialty Retail
Other Industries
Former Stock Listing
Corporate Office
  • The Base, Evert van de Beekstraat 1-80
  • Tower C, 6th floor
  • 1118 CL Schiphol
  • Netherlands

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GrandVision (Netherlands) Valuation & Funding

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GrandVision (Netherlands) Comparisons

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GrandVision (Netherlands) Competitors (12)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Mister Spex Formerly VC-backed Berlin, Germany 0000 00000 00000000 00000
Frames For America Corporate Backed or Acquired Lewisville, TX 00 000000&0
GlassesUSA Private Equity-Backed New York, NY 000 000.00 00 000000 000.00
Warby Parker Formerly VC-backed New York, NY 0000 00000 00000000 00000
EyeBuyDirect Corporate Backed or Acquired Bethesda, MD 000 000000&0
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GrandVision (Netherlands) Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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GrandVision (Netherlands) Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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GrandVision (Netherlands) Investments & Acquisitions (22)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Smarteyes 15-Dec-2021 0000000000 Accessories
Óptica2000 20-Feb-2019 0000000000 000.00 Specialty Retail 0000000 0
Charlie Temple Europe 25-Jan-2019 0000000000 000.00 Specialty Retail 0000000 0
Brilmij Groep 28-Nov-2017 0000000000 Accessories 000 000 0
Visilab 02-Oct-2017 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Specialty Retail
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GrandVision (Netherlands) Subsidiaries (11)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Charlie Temple Europe Specialty Retail Rotterdam, Netherlands 2016
Brilmij Groep Accessories Soesterberg, Netherlands 0000
Lenstore Specialty Retail London, United Kingdom 0000
Atasun Optik Specialty Retail Istanbul, Turkey 0000
LensMaster Specialty Retail Moscow, Russia 0000
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GrandVision (Netherlands) FAQs

  • When was GrandVision (Netherlands) founded?

    GrandVision (Netherlands) was founded in 1891.

  • Where is GrandVision (Netherlands) headquartered?

    GrandVision (Netherlands) is headquartered in Schiphol, Netherlands.

  • What is the size of GrandVision (Netherlands)?

    GrandVision (Netherlands) has 33,542 total employees.

  • What industry is GrandVision (Netherlands) in?

    GrandVision (Netherlands)’s primary industry is Specialty Retail.

  • Is GrandVision (Netherlands) a private or public company?

    GrandVision (Netherlands) is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of GrandVision (Netherlands)?

    The current valuation of GrandVision (Netherlands) is 00.000.

  • What is GrandVision (Netherlands)’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for GrandVision (Netherlands) is 000000.

  • How much funding has GrandVision (Netherlands) raised over time?

    GrandVision (Netherlands) has raised $1.17B.

  • Who are GrandVision (Netherlands)’s investors?

    EssilorLuxottica, HAL Investments, and Pearle Vision have invested in GrandVision (Netherlands).

  • Who are GrandVision (Netherlands)’s competitors?

    Mister Spex, Frames For America, GlassesUSA, Warby Parker, and EyeBuyDirect are some of the 12 competitors of GrandVision (Netherlands).

  • When was GrandVision (Netherlands) acquired?

    GrandVision (Netherlands) was acquired on 01-Jul-2021.

  • Who acquired GrandVision (Netherlands)?

    GrandVision (Netherlands) was acquired by Essilor.

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