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.
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.
Paws, Inc., licensor of Garfield property and associated Garfield characters, has partnered with 16 new companies for new Garfield merchandise around the world.
The Carat Shop, under license from Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will launch a new Harry Potter watch collection this month.
Tommy Bahama has partnered with Major League Baseball to honor one of baseball’s most celebrated players, David Ortiz, with the release of the 2016 Collector’s Edition shirt.
Gymboree has launched a limited edition baby collection featuring iconic characters from Random House's Little Golden Books series.
PVH and funds advised by Apax Partners have reached an agreement for PVH to acquire the remaining 55 percent interest in TH Asia, their joint venture for the Tommy Hilfiger brand in China, that PVH did not already own.
Tommy Hilfiger has tapped G-III Apparel Group to launch a line of branded women’s dresses.
Etsy has launched its first brick and mortar shop at Macy’s Herald Square in New York City.
Santoro London has partnered with new licensees Craft Consortium and Aznar Innova and has tapped licensees Undercolors of Benetton and Panini España for new products.
Watercolor artist Shell Rummel has debuted new bedding and bath collections, in two deals brokered by her agent, Jewel Branding & Licensing.
Men’s accessories company Cufflinks has collaborated with Lucasfilm and DC Comics to create a boys' neckwear collection.
Lifestyle brand Life is Good has teamed up with the University of Notre Dame for its first collegiate licensed apparel line.
E-commerce platform Spreadshirt has teamed up with the Glasgow indie record label East 52nd Records to promote the Do The Right Thing #mystery campaign.
Authentic Brands Group is collaborating with supermodel Behati Prinsloo to create an exclusive fashion capsule for Juicy Couture.
Fashion designer Nick Graham, founder of the Joe Boxer brand, has launched his first-ever design collaboration with TV personality Bill Nye.
Tod's has purchased the French footwear brand Roger Vivier for €415 million, which it was previously licensing from brand owner Gousson Consultadoria e Marketing.
DHX Brands has appointed six North American licensees as it readies a regional consumer products program for the new "Teletubbies" series.
The TV series and pop culture mainstay “Doctor Who” has made another timely appointment with Hot Topic this holiday season for exclusive apparel.
Target has partnered with the cycling workout brand SoulCycle to ring in the New Year with a 10-city wellness tour and corresponding co-branded products.
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