As fashion licensors, licensees and retailers from all over the world descend on Las Vegas for the MAGIC trade show, here are five trends that are driving the licensed apparel market.
Sun City is planning a line of branded apparel and accessories in France for Twentieth Century Fox's upcoming film Ice Age 5: Collision Course.
The NFL Players Association is joining forces with the Fire Department of New York for a limited edition t-shirt collection to celebrate FDNY's 150-year legacy.
On Sept. 10 the H by Halston collection will debut exclusively on QVC.
Cherokee plans to grow the international presence of its Everyday California brand in a new deal with 5 Horizons Group for a wide assortment of apparel and accessories.
The National Football League has partnered with Lulu DK Tattoos for a line of jewelry-inspired temporary tattoos featuring all 32 NFL teams.
Perry Ellis International has tapped Randa Accessories U.K. for a range of men's luggage and travel bags under the Original Penguin brand in the U.K. and Ireland.
Apparel brand Vans is continuing its partnership with the youth smoking prevention campaign Truth for a new collection that highlights replacements for cigarettes.
Gap has teamed up with Virgin Hotels, founded by entrepreneur Richard Branson, to give guests access to the latest Gap fashions from their hotel room.
Santoro has signed new partners and unveiled new product for its slate of art brands including Kori Kumi, Mirabelle and Willow.
Online t-shirt marketplace SunFrog.com has added licensing executive Chris Hallock to its team.
Firefly Brand Management has added California-based art studio Drizzle Studios as the newest licensee for bubble bath brand Mr. Bubble.
World champion surfer Kelly Slater has launched a new ready-to-wear brand, Outerknown, a sport apparel collection for both men and women.
Disney Consumer Products has unveiled the first sketch of a new bridal gown inspired by Frozen's Elsa for the 2015 Disney Fairy Tale Weddings by Alfred Angelo collection.
Apparel licensing company American Classics is celebrating its 20th anniversary this October.
Bulldog Licensing has tapped Roy Lowe and Sons for a new range of socks featuring the cartoon cat Garfield.
Perry Ellis International has entered into a new license agreement with Kiona for a wide range of bags and accessories under the Original Penguin brand in Mexico.
Psycho Bunny has tapped A Squared Entertainment to extend its men's apparel brand into new categories, new demographics and new territories.
Dentsu Entertainment USA has added three new licensees for "Little Battlers eXperience," an original concept created by Level-5.
Bulldog Licensing has brought three new licensees on board for cartoon cat Garfield, with The Classic, Fright Rags and Open Roads all signing deals.
Shoppers are taking their time in hopes of deeper discounts over the Thanksgiving weekend and late in the season, according to National Retail Federation.
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