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.
Hollister Co. has tied up a new partnership with Keds for an exclusive shoe line that features signature Hollister patterns.
Stein Mart has launched an online store, making it one of the first off-price retailers to do so.
The National Retail Federation expects sales in the months of November and December to increase 3.9 percent to $602.1 billion.
Adobe predicts that 2013 will be one of the most exciting growth years in online Christmas shopping annual Online Shopping Forecast.
A new collection of Disney villains-inspired beauty products has arrived at Walgreens stores in the U.S.
Uniqlo has teamed up with Perfetti Van Melle’s lollipop brand Chupa Chups for a range of long-sleeved t-shirts and hoodies for girls.
The Children's Place has expanded its existing franchise agreement with Fawaz A. AlHokair & Co. to open new stores in Egypt and the C.I.S.
Disney Junior’s Doc McStuffins is embarking on an experiential retail tour in the U.K. dubbed Doc’s Check-Up Clinic.
Stein Mart will open 10 new stores this year, marking the company's largest store expansion since 2007.
Sears is planning to launch new fast fashion in-store shops called Now + Here at locations across the U.S.
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