Licensed fashion is exploding, from entertainment property collaborations with well-known designers and high-end retailers to brands entertaining new categories to even more celebrity ranges.
Genius Brands International has signed two more licensing partners–Jaya Apparel and H.E.R. Accessories–for its new music and fashion-driven tween girls' brand, “SpacePop.”
British supermodel Jourdan Dunn has partnered with U.K. retailer Marks & Spencer to launch a children’s clothing range, Lil’ LonDunn.
New York-based watch manufacturer Concepts In Time has partnered with Hershey Kisses to design and develop a fine watch line.
Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th will feature the first-ever Gilt in-store shop when it officially opens its first location in New York City on March 3.
Nordstrom has launched the Olivia Palermo + Chelsea28 collection, a collaboration between New York socialite Olivia Palermo and its in-house brand Chelsea28.
Canada Goose has partnered with the NBA All-Star Game 2016 to welcome the players to Toronto, Canada, in warmth and style.
Macy’s and AwesomenessTV have partnered to debut In Awe of You, a new lifestyle brand aimed at the Gen Z ingénue.
After the release of her new song “Formation,” Beyoncé has launched a new collection inspired by the lyrics of her latest single.
Italian accessories brand Furla has signed a five-year licensing agreement with the Morellato Group to produce and distribute a line of branded watches worldwide.
Dick’s Sporting Goods and UberRush have partnered to bring displaced football fans in Chicago and New York City official championship t-shirts after the Super Bowl.
Karl Lagerfeld is teaming up with French sourcing company Children's Worldwide Fashion to create a childrenswear line, a number of new outlets confirmed last week.
Kenneth Cole Productions has appointed Marc Schneider as chief executive officer. Kenneth Cole will continue as executive chairman and chief creative officer.
Playboy and retailer Supreme have joined forces for a line of branded accessories.
Playboy continues to expand its brand worldwide with a host of new deals ranging from high-end apparel to branded skateboards.
Allsop will debut its new line of Gaiam-branded lunch coolers and sports accessories this weekend at the International Home and Housewares show in Chicago, Ill.
Diane von Furstenberg, Isaac Mizrahi and Zac Posen have each created designs for the newest Rockettes production, "New York Spring Spectacular."
Hat and accessories company Canada-Bliss has partnered with actress Tamala Jones, from the ABC TV series "Castle," to develop a signature line.
Perry Ellis International has sold the C&C California brand to ACH C&C, a newly created venture organized by members of ACI Licensing.
Sportswear brand Technical Knockout has tapped Majesty Brands to develop a new line of athletic socks.
Mask-arade has made two new additions to its line of character masks-Studiocanal's Paddington Bear and Universal Studios Minions.
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