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.
Men's Wearhouse has completed its acquisition of JA Apparel Corp and the Joseph Abboud brand.
Zodiak Kids has finalized a new deal to bring Tickety Toc apparel and sleepwear to Walmart Canada.
Retail sales increased in the month of August but came in at a much slower pace than anticipated, according to the National Retail Federation.
National Geographic and PetSmart have partnered to create a line of new pet products that will launch in spring 2014.
Disney U.K. and Harrods are planning to launch the Cinderella-inspired Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at the department store later this month.
More than 141 million unique shoppers went shopping Thanksgiving weekend, up from 139 million last year.
U.K. toy store The Entertainer opened its first international location in Dubai last week.
HGTV Home has launched a new baby furniture collection, now available exclusively in 86 BuyBuy Baby stores in the U.S.
Retail dollar sales of toys experienced a decline of 1 percent when compared to 2012, according to 2013 year-end retail sales data compiled by The NPD Group.
Disney Consumer Products has unveiled its new product line for the new Cars brand, Neon.
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