Retailers are looking to exclusive designers, celebrity partnerships or hot properties to bring new, fashionable apparel options to customers.
Kay Jewelers has added a new collection to its Charmed Memories line featuring the National Football League.
Marvel Entertainment and Disney Consumer Products have unveiled the full lineup of new products for Iron Man 3.
Knockout Licensing has added five new licensees for Boo–The World’s Cutest Dog.
The Brand Liaison has signed on to rep the designer and artist Debbie Brooks Designs for licensing.
Dance fitness company Zumba Fitness has appointed Speedo USA as its official swimwear partner.
Brand licensing agency Global icons will work to expand the portfolio of high-end baby accessory brand, Little Giraffe.
Streetwear brand The Hundreds has collaborated with legendary musical act Grateful Dead for a new collection, The Hundreds x Grateful Dead.
Japan’s first domestic denim brand, Big John, is expanding in Asia thanks in part to its partnership with licensing agency Beanstalk.
The Trump Organization has appointed licensing agent Infiniss to oversee expansion of the Donald J. Trump Signature Collection in South Korea.
The new Babar-inspired menswear collection from Danish designer Silas Alder is now in New York and Los Angeles.
Safilo Group and Fossil Group have renewed their eyewear licensing agreement and expanded the partnership to include sunglasses.
JD Sports Fashion Group has tapped Global Icons to bring several of its British fashion brands to North America.
Head Sport has tapped PS Brands/Planet Sox to create sports socks under its brand.
Tim Gunn has inked a deal with Indecor Home Design to create a homewares collection in the U.S. and Canada.
Sequential Brands Group has unveiled its plans for the global re-launch of the Heelys footwear brand.
Timeless Trésor has launched an exclusive line of The Wizard of Oz jewelry based on the books.
Loudmouth Golf has partnered with Molhimawk for a new line of golf bags in Australia.
Sparkle World, is making its first foray into licensing in partnership with the clothing brand Horses With Attitude.
Marvel Entertainment has expanded its partnership with Rubie’s Costume Company to develop a line of Marvel costumes for the U.S. and Canada.
Jennie Maizels has created a new line of iron-on patches featuring characters from DC Thomson’s classic comic “The Beano."
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