These 10 recent and upcoming fashion collections at major retailers exemplify the popularity of licensed merchandise.
Toys 'R' Us and jewelry retailer Claire's are teaming up in a global partnership to launch Claire's in-store shops in TRU locations around the world.
Lionsgate has teamed up Sony DADC's relentlessGENERATOR to launch an official e-commerce destination for the Netflix series, "Orange is the New Black."
Anchor Bay Entertainment is planning two new kids' DVDs featuring Zodiak Kids' Tickety Toc and Ludorum's Chuggington brands.
Target unveiled its annual list of top toys for the upcoming holidays, featuring a number of products from licensed brands.
Toys 'R' Us has unveiled its 2014 Holiday Hot Toy List, featured 36 items selected by play experts as the toys that will be most in-demand this season.
The Japanese brand Rilakkuma will come to life at FAO Schwarz in New York City Oct. 11 as the brand makes its way to North America.
Carte Blanche Group is planning a cross-category initiative for its Me to You brand this week with apparel licensee Aykroyds.
Southern department store Belk has debuted an exclusive collection from "Project Runway" season 12 winner Dom Streater.
August retail sales increased 2.7 percent unadjusted year-over-year, according to the National Retail Federation.
For the second year, Walmart has turned to the real toy experts–kids ages 18 months to 12 years–to find this holiday season's top 20 toys.
Positive retail sales numbers in the month of October point to a good holiday sales season ahead, according to the National Retail Federation.
The shortened holiday shopping season drove consumer spending in November, according to the National Retail Federation.
Combined holiday sales in November and December increased 3.8 percent year-over-year to $601.8 billion, according to the NRF.
King Features Syndicate has launched a ‘90s-themed collection of Betty Boop apparel at junior’s retailer Forever 21 across the U.S
Bonnier’s Outdoor Life magazine is building its branded consumer product line with the addition of two new lifestyle partners.
Disney and Kohl’s have launched a Disney-branded apparel collection for kids under the department store’s proprietary Jumping Beans brand.
Chi will launch a new range of Miss Universe-branded hairstyling products exclusively at Ulta stores in the U.S. April 22.
While 2013 U.S. retail dollar sales of toys remained relatively flat compared to 2012, licensed toys experienced an increase of 3 percent to $5.3 billion.
The creators of the blog “Snob Essentials” have partnered with Artisan House to create their debut handbag collection.
As the retail sector continues to evolve, brand licensors have to keep abreast of retail trends in order to maximize all opportunities.
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