Retailers are looking to exclusive designers, celebrity partnerships or hot properties to bring new, fashionable apparel options to customers.
CopCorp Licensing has signed a series of new deals for the fashion brand Pink Cookie including new agents in Europe.
American Greetings Properties has signed new deals for Strawberry Shortcake and Care Bears in Asia and Australia.
Zodiak Kids has partnered with Trademark Collections for a range of Tickety Toc bags in the U.K. and Eire.
The Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has finalized a deal to bring the brand Ohiya to Hot Topic stores later this month.
Fashion designer Issa London is planning a limited edition capsule collection for Banana Republic.
Muhammad Ali Enterprises has signed two new accessory partners in Canada for the brand of the iconic boxer.
Sears Holdings has created a new business unit–Shop Your Way Brands–to develop entertainment-driven lifestyle brands.
Skechers is partnering with MYPLASH for a reloadable prepaid MasterCard for teens and young adults branded with Skechers’ BOBS line.
The Von Dutch clothing brand is expanding its reach around the world with newly established licensing programs and agent appointments in Latin America and India.
Apparel brand Sportiqe is partnering with legendary rock-and-roll band the Grateful Dead for its first range of vintage-inspired apparel.
Fender has launched a new licensed apparel collection with Lucky Brand, and is supporting the line with a sweepstakes for music fans.
Keds has is releasing a limited edition Champion sneaker as part of it sponsorship of Taylor Swift’s upcoming North American tour.
Authentic Brands Group has added two new partners for its recently acquired Hickey Freeman and Hart Schaffner Marx brands–PVH and Concept One.
Concept One has added a raft of new candy and food licenses for its line of headwear and cold weather accessories.
Vans and Marvel Entertainment are planning a footwear collection that will feature Marvel Super Heroes on limited edition sneakers at Journeys stores in the U.S.
Uniqlo launched three new t-shirt styles featuring the lollipop brand Chupa Chups, which celebrates its 55th anniversary this year.
Tommy Bahama and Major League Baseball Properties are kicking off the 2013 baseball season with two collector's edition shirts featuring the legendary players Willie Mays and Mickey Mantle.
Knockout Licensing has added five new licensees for Boo–The World’s Cutest Dog.
Home décor designer Jonathan Adler has teamed up with United Legwear Company to create a line of legwear.
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