Retailers are looking to exclusive designers, celebrity partnerships or hot properties to bring new, fashionable apparel options to customers.
Oxford Limited has signed a deal with the U.K.-based luggage specialist, USB International, for a line of University of Oxford luggage.
The Richline Group has signed on to create a jewelry line under the Marie Claire brand in the U.S., in a deal brokered by PrivateCollection.
The Jim Henson Company has lined up 30 brands, designers and artists to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its classic TV series “Fraggle Rock.”
Discovery Communications has teamed up with Bischoff Hervey Entertainment Television to license the Discovery Channel series “The Devils Ride.”
Macy’s has announced plans for a new summer patriotic campaign that will feature curated merchandise and themed events.
Uniqlo launched three new t-shirt styles featuring the lollipop brand Chupa Chups, which celebrates its 55th anniversary this year.
Heidi Klum and Babies ‘R’ Us have extended their Truly Scrumptious collection with two new t-shirts designed by Klum’s son.
J2 Licensing has signed on to develop a co-branded apparel collection featuring Kellogg’s characters and top colleges.
Authentic Brands Group has partnered with the Will Rich Shoe Company for a new line of Marilyn Monroe-branded footwear.
Hasbro has tapped World Trade Jewelers to create a range of jewelry featuring some of its top brands including Candy Land and Scrabble.
Mountain Dew has announced the next collaboration in its Green Label Exclusives program with photographer Atiba Jefferson.
Rubies Costume Company has acquired the Colorado-based costume company Princess Paradise.
Performance wear brand Aertex is celebrating its 125th anniversary and looking to licensing for the next 125.
Tennis star Maria Sharapova celebrated the one-year anniversary of her brand Sugarpova with the launch of accessories.
Concept One has appointed Effy Zinkin, currently serving as president of Marc Ecko Enterprises, as its new president.
Loudmouth has released a series of College Game Day pants in partnership with the NCAA.
V&S Entertainment has renewed deals with three apparel partners for its preschool property Everything’s Rosie.
Aspex Eyewear has unveiled its new line of BMW-branded eyewear, which includes 12 optical styles and 12 sunwear models.
Bandai has signed Evy of California to create apparel based on the Tamagotchi L.i.f.e. brand in the U.S.
Sequential Brands Group has added five new licensees for its Caribbean Joe lifestyle brand and renewed three existing partnerships.
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