A guide to some of the most notable and respected companies in the consumer products business.
Men’s fashion brand Robert Graham has locked up a deal with Shirt Avenue for tailored clothing and neckwear.
Playboy is growing its brand in Mexico with the addition of a new shoe boutique, Playboy Estd 1953, in Leon.
Apparel trade show organizer Bread & Butter has filed for bankruptcy just days after canceling its January 2015 show.
Gap has opened a flagship store on the Chinese direct sales website JD.com.
Nickelodeon has released a number of character-based holiday products in partnership with licensees in the U.K.
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.
American Greetings Properties has debuted a new line of Strawberry Shortcake makeup for girls in Brazil.
Warner Bros. and Aeropostale have teamed up for a collection of apparel inspired by the teen drama “Pretty Little Liars.”
Eyewear company Spy has tapped the J Fin Group to create a full range of Spy-branded products.
Puma and the Arsenal Football Club have entered a long-term partnership that will see Puma become the official kit partner of Arsenal.
babyGap has introduced a limited edition collection featuring Paddington Bear based on Peggy Fortnum’s original book illustrations.
Rainbow has collaborated with Russian fashion designer Kira Plastinina to create a special edition Winx Club doll.
Innovation First has partnered with Bioworld Merchandising for an apparel range featuring its Hexbug robotic toy brand.
Singer and fashion entrepreneur Gwen Stefani has launched a new accessories label, gx by Gwen Stefani, on the subscription fashion website ShoeDazzle.
Threadless has unveiled the winners of its Captain America Design Challenge, held in partnership with Marvel.
A+ Images has teamed up with the Karen’s Kids brand for a new line of apparel for teachers and students.
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