A guide to some of the most notable and respected companies in the consumer products business.
Sesame Workshop has appointed Mag Brands to produce a range of Sesame Street outerwear for the U.S.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has teamed with its licensing partners to support the third and final film in The Hobbit trilogy.
Lollipop brand Chupa Chups has signed a raft of new licensing deals in Italy.
Entertainer Rihanna has been named as a global ambassador and women’s creative director for Puma.
Abercrombie & Fitch has secured a seven-year licensing deal for perfume with Inter Parfums.
The Boy Scouts of America has added several new licensees, both for consumer products and scouting-specific gear.
Footwear retailer DSW has partnered with the Broadway's musical "Kinky Boots" to launch an exclusive capsule collection at a store in New York City.
Rubie’s Canada has named Robert Bauer as director of sales. Bauer will oversee sales for the company’s independent accounts in Canada.
Genius Brands International, the licensing agency for Archie Comics, has tapped fashion designer Marc Ecko to create an exclusive capsule collection of Archie-themed apparel for men under the Marc Ecko Cut & Sew brand.
The Victoria & Albert Museum in South Kensington, England, has announced a series of new licensing partnerships for products ranging from stationery to textiles.
U.S.-based apparel licensee Hybrid Promotions and Canada-based licensee NTD Apparel have teamed for a new strategic alliance in North America.
Cult ’70s cartoon characters Roobarb and Custard are the latest additions to Digital Giving’s charity app “T-Shirt Booth.”
Jockey International has partnered with Intradeco for a new men’s sleepwear collection.
PVH’s Tommy Hilfiger Group is planning a new capsule collection created in collaboration with actress and musician Zooey Deschanel.
The exercise studio Physique 57, which helped to spark the barre fitness craze, is launched a line of branded clothing.
Poeticgem has renewed its license for apparel lines based on classic images from the LIFE magazine photographic library.
Vince Camuto has built a fashion empire through his creative inspiration, love of people and focus on licensing.
Claire's has announced plans for an assortment of jewelry and fashion accessories designed in collaboration with pop star Katy Perry.
European fast fashion retailer Etam has launched a new line of lounge and sleepwear featuring The Smiley Brand.
Cole Haan has announced a multi-year partnership with model and actress Dree Hemingway to co-create a women’s accessories line.
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