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Oakley Company History And Their Products


Only a few accessories can match the looks of cool aloofness and fashion style statement that a nice trendy branded sunglass can give you. Sunglasses can also be imperative to help us to overcome harsh glare and protect our eyes from damaging ultraviolet rays.

Oakley, Inc is a world leading manufacturing brand in Sunglasses, Clothing and Sports Equipment. Oakley was started by James Jannard out of his garage with a modest capital of $300 only in the year of 1975.

Oakley, Inc. is a Washington corporation which was later formed in March 1994, which took over the assets of Oakley, Inc California corporation.

From, day one the company focused on producing innovation-driven designer products like sports sunglasses, sports watches and footwear.

Oakley, Inc has created a brand identity in itself by their top class sports sunglasses. Their products are worn and endorsed by top world renowned swimmers , cyclist, runners, surfers, golfers, tennis and baseball players and skiers.

Oakley has obtained hundreds of patents worldwide to protect its proprietary manufacturing methods and product features.

Oakley’s products are currently sold in over 70 countries worldwide and are on a high demand next gen fashion oriented customers.

Currently, the company is producing Polarized sunglasses, Prizm sunglasses, sports sunglasses and life style sunglasses.

The company also produces Snow helmets, Cycling and MTB Helmets, Google accessories, jackets and vests. Let’s have a look at few record breaking Oakley sunglasses.

1.  The Oakley Holbrook Iridium sports sunglasses: is a trendy but classic design fused with modern Oakley technology. This design is inspired by the vintage spirit of exploration and youthfulness of the 50’s and the 60’s and to some extent the 70’s. That is the spirit of each Oakley sunglasses which are been an outcome of the painstaking research and development done by their award winning R&D team.

This sunglass is powered by Patented High Definition Optics (HDO) for superior optical clarity and Plutonite Lenses which provide 100% UV Protection.


2.  Oakley Mirrored Round Sunglassesis again a classy example of trendy cool glass which is the latest addition to the M2 series of glasses. This sunglass is mostly used by the triathlon athletes and the cyclists. The specialty of this sunglass is that even when you are cycling and if your head is slightly tilted downwards, even then your views won’t be interrupted.


3.  Oakley Unisex Radar EV XS Path With its classic silhouette and refreshed features, this old school frame is back and bolder than ever. This revolutionary sunglass was inspired by the original whisker, and comes with subtle modern sculptured designs. Equipped with the glare free filtering of Oakley HDPolarized and patented Prizm™ Lens Technology, this sunglass is your neighbor’s reason for envy.


4.  Oakley Men's Sliver Iridium Rectangular SunglassesThis sunglass comes with the plutonic lenses which ensures UV Protection filtering of all UVA, UVB, UVC. This is one of my personal favorite and I have always cherished to have this sunglass. The testimony of the fact that it is so cool in your eyes and gives you a sporty feeling compels people to place this coveted item in their fantasy list.


5.  Oakley Men's Frogskins 009013 Wayfarer Sunglasses : Oakley Wayfarer Sunglass is again one of those rare priced one which you will always want to have in your wardrobe. The most thrilling news for the stylish men is that though it is one of the Oakley’s highest selling sunglass which comes under the lifestyle segment, still keeping everyone’s interest in mind, Oakley has decently priced this item.


6.  Oakley Male SunglassesOakley’s patented Prizm™ Lens Technology and HDPolarized sunglass ensure that it does not damage your eyes. Each of the Oakley sunglasses pass through numerous testing everyday in the laboratory before it comes out in the market. It’s ultra-precise color tuning is tailor made to work under any temperature and environment. Also the three point feet ensures that the frame makes contact only with the nose bridge and behind the temples , so that you do not feel any pressure or discomfort in your eyes.

Oakley competes in various niches with mostly the smaller sunglass and goggle companies. Oakley firmly believes that the protection that it has taken to its intellectual property rights by taking most of the patent technologies. Oakley firmly believes that they are ahead of the rest of the pack, and established its firm grip in this segment of the market. Several other companies in the same marketing niche or brand like Baush & Lomb, Luxottica, Bolle are its tough competitors.

Brand Ambassador : Member of the world cup winning squad and Man of the tournament for ICC world cup 2011, Indian batsman and prolific run maker Virat Kohli has become the brand ambassador of Oakley – for its first signature series sunglasses. Other notable brand ambassador are Alex Gregory MBE, two times Olympic gold medallist , Indian former all-rounder batsman Yuvraj Singh and Indian model Milind Soman.

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