Ozed wooden sunglasses

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To wear Ozed sunglasses is primarily a choice of values: pleasure, humanity, respect and protection of the environment. That’s what drives Baptiste and Matthieu, the two creators of this company based in Hossegor.

In a market where there was never much room for innovation, Ozed stands out and surprises since summer 2012 by creating a line of  wooden sunglasses, classy, refined, using quality materials. These sunglasses are made of wood from managed forests such as the bamboo of Indonesia, the ebony of Burkina Faso or the rosewood of Malaysia. All the lenses are polarized in three categories which cancels all glare refections without exception.

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Buying a pair of Ozed sunglasses, that’s doing something for the planet. Ozed contributes to reforestration through “Pur Projet”. For each pair bought, a tree is replanted in Haiti, in Indonesia, or in Brazil.  But for Ozed, it’s not just a means of  up-to-date communication: when you buy a pair of Ozed sunglasses, a certificate is provided to you with the information about “your” replanted tree. So you know in which forest you can find your tree (using GPS coordinates), what is its variety, who is the farmer who takes care of it, and its health. And if your tree died, it would be automatically replaced.

To promote their brand, leaders of Ozed created the “Ozed Family“. The principle is quite simple and really effective: “You are a passionate artist who shares the values promoted by Ozed? So let’s share this passion and create a limited series in your effigy “. Since a year the “Ozed Family” counts as members: the Shoes, Coline Ménard (pro surfer), Victor de le Rue (one of the best French snowboarders), Nelio (street artist Lyon) and Mr. Oxmo Puccino!

That little extra: Baptiste and Matthieu will not stop there. The next innovations include launching of eyeglasses line, developing their own technique for polarizing lenses and creating a series based on the recycled skateboard in partnership with Antiz. The “Ozed Family” continues to grow…

OZED (information):
ozed.com
online shop : http://www.ozed.com/en/7-shop
price: fom 49 to 150€
facebook.com/Ozed.Company
twitter.com/ozedcompany
contact@ozed.com
 
 
 
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Mathieu BOULAY

Créateur SoFrenchy
Parisien de naissance, parisien de cœur, parisien dans l'âme, Mathieu traîne ses Nike sur les trottoirs de la capitale depuis sa plus tendre enfance. Plus encore que son style ou son accent, la Ville Lumière a éclairé sa curiosité : économie, société, techno, sport, people, toutes les rubriques de Google Actu l'intéresse. Faut dire qu'il y passe du temps sur la toile ! Un geek reclus devant son PC ? Non, plutôt un spécimen voyageur et festif, ouvert aux autres et au monde.

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