Colors in Optics of New York has announced a new licensing deal for ophthalmic and sun eyewear named after Elie Tahari, an American fashion house whose products are sold in more than 40 countries. Separately, Colors in Optics has become the U.S. distributor of Cesare Paciotti Eyewear. Brands O.I., the Italian company that launched the Borsalino line of eyewear in 2010, signed an eight-year licensing deal last October with Cesare Paciotti, an Italian designer of high-end footwear.