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.
The LEGO Group has partnered with Disguise to create children’s Halloween costumes, role play items and accessories based on LEGO characters.
Perry Ellis International is taking back control of the Perry Ellis men's bottoms and accessories businesses in Canada.
Sun City is planning a line of branded apparel and accessories in France for Twentieth Century Fox's upcoming film Ice Age 5: Collision Course.
The NFL Players Association is joining forces with the Fire Department of New York for a limited edition t-shirt collection to celebrate FDNY's 150-year legacy.
On Sept. 10 the H by Halston collection will debut exclusively on QVC.
Cherokee plans to grow the international presence of its Everyday California brand in a new deal with 5 Horizons Group for a wide assortment of apparel and accessories.
The National Football League has partnered with Lulu DK Tattoos for a line of jewelry-inspired temporary tattoos featuring all 32 NFL teams.
Perry Ellis International has tapped Randa Accessories U.K. for a range of men's luggage and travel bags under the Original Penguin brand in the U.K. and Ireland.
Apparel brand Vans is continuing its partnership with the youth smoking prevention campaign Truth for a new collection that highlights replacements for cigarettes.
Gap has teamed up with Virgin Hotels, founded by entrepreneur Richard Branson, to give guests access to the latest Gap fashions from their hotel room.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Tonner Doll Company have unveiled the dolls created by high-end fashion and costume designers for The Wizard of Oz's 75th.
DC Thomson Consumer Products and shoe brand Dr. Martens are extending their partnership with the launch of a fall/winter limited edition The Beano footwear collection.
National Geographic has tapped Home Source International to develop a line of beach towels under its National Geographic and National Geographic Kids brands.
Loudmouth has released a new line of officially licensed NCAA gym shorts.
Finnish design house Ivanka Helsinki and designer Paola Suhonen will launch a line of women’s apparel and accessories inspired by the Moomin brand.
Sandal company Teva has teamed up with sock brand Woolrich to develop a collection of socks in line with the new socks with sandals trend.
Greeting card designer Kathy Davis has signed seven new partners that will expand her brand into a range of apparel and home categories.
Cabela’s Incorporated and country music star Luke Bryan debuted his new 32 Bridge line of clothing exclusively at Cabela’s this month.
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.
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