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.
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.
Gymboree has launched a limited edition baby collection featuring iconic characters from Random House's Little Golden Books series.
PVH and funds advised by Apax Partners have reached an agreement for PVH to acquire the remaining 55 percent interest in TH Asia, their joint venture for the Tommy Hilfiger brand in China, that PVH did not already own.
Tommy Hilfiger has tapped G-III Apparel Group to launch a line of branded women’s dresses.
Etsy has launched its first brick and mortar shop at Macy’s Herald Square in New York City.
Santoro London has partnered with new licensees Craft Consortium and Aznar Innova and has tapped licensees Undercolors of Benetton and Panini España for new products.
Disney Consumer Products has collaborated with nine luxury shoe brands across the globe to re-imagine Cinderella’s iconic glass slipper.
A look at a host of playful fashion brands, from childrenswear to rock, that are showcasing their wares this week at MAGIC.
Smiley has announced a new collaboration with French fashion designer Martine Sitbon and the global release of its sticker book line from Editis.
Actor and producer Mark Wahlberg has launched a limited edition apparel line with Indian Motorcycle. The star is also the brand ambassador for the company's Scout brand.
Interior designer and best-selling author Jonathan Adler has signed REM Eyewear to create a range of women’s eyewear for his burgeoning lifestyle brand.
PlayStation has launched an official e-commerce site featuring merchandise and exclusive items for its top games such as "The Last of Us," "Uncharted," "The Order: 1886" and "Killzone."
Cole Haan has tied up a deal with manufacturer BBC International to launch a new collection of children's footwear for girls, boys and infants.
Fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg has tapped the Brown Shoe Company to create a collection of ready-to-wear women’s shoes for her DVF brand.
Sequential Brands Group has acquired a majority interest in the Jessica Simpson brand from Camuto Group, including the Jessica Simpson Collection master license.
Sportswear brand Loudmouth, known for is bold, colorful patterns, is hosting a golf tournament in its birthplace, Napa County, Calif., this August.
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