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.
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.
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.
Kanye West and adidas Originals have unveiled the first Yeezy collection for fall/winter including men's and women's apparel and footwear.
Palmer Cash unveiled the first Funyuns t-shirt line for fall/winter at the MAGIC trade show this week.
Cosmetics company M.A.C. is the latest to join the swath of partners that are creating co-branded lines inspired by Disney's upcoming live-action film, Cinderella.
California lifestyle brand Hang Ten has entered into several new licensing partnerships that will extend its brand into the accessories and footwear categories.
Bamford Watch Department and fashion designer DRx Darren Romanelli have teamed to create two more limited edition watches featuring Flash Gordon and Phantom.
Mercis is collaborating with retailer Uniqlo for a kidswear collection featuring Dick Bruna's Miffy, as the storybook character celebrates her 60th anniversary this year.
Saban Brands has acquired another new brand for its burgeoning portfolio of fashion and lifestyle properties–the Australian surf brand Piping Hot.
Loblaw Companies, the owner of Joe Fresh, has tapped the Aldo Group to design, produce and distribute footwear under the Joe Fresh brand.
Cherokee Global Brands has partnered with Sports Direct International to launch Tony Hawk signature clothing and accessories throughout Europe this fall/winter.
Gwen Stefani has tapped the production companies Moody Street Kids and Vision Animation for a new TV series inspired by the singer and her sidekicks, the Harajuku Girls.
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