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.
IMG has signed on as the worldwide licensing representative for the British sportswear brand Gola.
“Skylanders” is supercharging October with new Halloween-themed products for Portal Masters of all ages.
MGA Entertainment has appointed three new licensees for its newly re-launched Bratz fashion doll brand and one new partner for its new tween brand Project Mc².
"Masha and the Bear" merchandise is now being introduced to the U.K. market.
Celebrity wedding planner Mindy Weiss has partnered with Combine International to launch a line of fashion and bridal jewelry, in a deal brokered by Beanstalk.
Terry Pillow will retire as CEO of the Tommy Bahama Group on Jan. 30 and he will be succeeded by Douglas Wood, current president and COO.
In honor the 15th anniversary of the classic character Olivia, DreamWorks Animation has teamed with Gymboree to launch an exclusive line of clothing and accessories.
Just in time for Halloween, Warner Bros. Consumer Products has partnered with Rubie’s Costume Co., PPW Toys and ICup to introduce new adult, kids' and pet costumes.
Joyrich has partnered with IMG in a global deal to license the apparel label in new product segments and franchise it to new territories.
Loudmouth Golf is planning a new, limited edition line of apparel offerings featuring Pabst Blue Ribbon, making it the first-ever licensee for the iconic beer brand.
Bendon has selected supermodel and TV host Heidi Klum to replace Elle Macpherson as the creative director and face of its flagship Intimates brand.
CBS Consumer Products has launched a new line of Original Star Trek jewelry from licensee Rocklove.
Betty Boop is currently featured in a contest through Nov. 10 in the 200 Fiorella Rubino fashion stores in Italy.
Valero Enterprises was chosen to be the U.S. licensing agency for V19.69 Italia by Versace 19.69 in Milan, Italy.
IMC Toys and Rubie’s have announced a joint venture between their new Italian companies–IMC Italia and Rubie’s Italia.
Sony Computer Entertainment America has launched the first dedicated webstore for its game studio Naughty Dog at Shop.NaughtyDog.com.
Cartoon Network has collaborated with Dr. Martens on a limited edition range of boots for adults and children inspired by the animated comedy series "Adventure Time."
Perry Ellis International has entered into an agreement with 33 Joints for men's footwear under the Farah Vintage and Farah Classic brands.
The Boy Scouts of America has added several new licensees, both for consumer products and scouting-specific gear.
The work of British artist Norman Thelwel is now available on a number of customizable products from Spreadshirt.
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