As the retail sector continues to evolve, brand licensors have to keep abreast of retail trends in order to maximize all opportunities.
Social media celebrity Bethany Mota is launching a new beauty partnership with her debut signature fragrance with retail chain Aeropostale.
Discount variety store chain Dollar Tree has acquired rival discount store chain Family Dollar Stores, becoming the largest discount retailer in North America.
The National Retail Federation has lowered its retail sales forecast for 2014, but expects sales to grow significantly faster over the next five months.
DreamWorks Animation will make its first official foray into the retail space with the launch of DreamPlace this holiday season.
Clothing line Her Universe, along with retailer Hot Topic and media company Nerdist Industries, will hold their debut fashion show at Comic-Con Thursday.
Accessories Innovations is ready for the back-to-school season with themed backpacks for Nickelodeon, Hasbro, Disney and Mattel.
Hasbro and Shapeways are combining powers to launch SuperFanArt.com, a 3D printing marketplace and community that will allow fans to promote their artwork and creations.
Families will spend slightly more on back-to-school items than last year, according to the National Retail Federation’s 2014 Back-to-School survey.
Hearst Brand Development has launched Seventeen magazine's first-ever apparel and accessories collection exclusively at Sears.
Perfetti Van Melle has signed a deal with H&M to create apparel and fashion accessories inspired by the lollipop brand Chupa Chups.
Sephora has released the latest iteration in its Disney Reigning Beauties collection featuring The Little Mermaid’s Ariel.
Babies ‘R’ Us has introduced Sadie & Scout, a new collection of bedding and room décor for infants.
Just Play has released the first toy range for “Tickety Toc” exclusively at Toys ‘R’ Us stores across the U.S.
Iconix Europe has unveiled a new partnership between Badgely Mischka and the German department store Karstadt for Belle Badgley Mischka.
Toys ‘R’ Us U.S. has launched redesigned versions of its Toysrus.com and Babiesrus.com e-commerce sites.
Nickelodeon and Amazon.com are celebrating the launch of the holiday shopping season with three Nick-themed e-boutiques.
Rainbow has teamed up with 90 Smyk stores in Poland to offer a Winx Club promotion.
The National Retail Federation will honor Costco co-founder and board member Jim Sinegal with the Gold Medal Award at its annual conference next week.
Retailer Topshop is planning an exclusive apparel collection in collaboration with Adidas Originals based on the sportswear brand’s archives.
The owner of Albertson’s grocers has announced plans to buy competitor chain Safeway in a transaction valued at $9 billion.
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