Safe Harbor Statement for Luxottica Group SpA

Certain statements in this press release may constitute forward-looking statements as defined
in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements involve risks, 6
uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those which are anticipated. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the ability to
manage the effects of the current uncertain international economic outlook, the ability to successfully acquire and integrate new businesses, the ability to predict future economic conditions and changes to consumer preferences, the ability to successfully introduce and market new products, the ability to maintain an efficient distribution network, the ability to achieve and manage growth, the ability to negotiate and maintain favorable license agreements, the availability of correction alternatives to prescription eyeglasses, fluctuations in exchange rates, changes in local conditions, the ability to protect intellectual property, the ability to
maintain relations with those hosting our stores, computer system problems, inventory-related
risks, credit and insurance risks, changes to tax regimes as well as other political, economic and
technological factors and other risks and uncertainties referred to in Luxottica Group’s filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements are made as of the date hereof, and we do not assume any obligation to update them.