A collection of new celebrity chefs are taking the licensing world by storm with their dynamic personalities and unique product extensions.
Crown Crafts Infant Products expanded its licensing agreement with Carter’s for bed sets and décor.
Discount variety store chain Dollar Tree has acquired rival discount store chain Family Dollar Stores, becoming the largest discount retailer in North America.
The Armani Group will design luxury residential units, common areas and amenities for their latest landmark project, Residences by Armani/Casa in Miami, Fla.
Target is teaming up with four YouTube stars along with Design Hunter L.A. for a YouTube video series.
Housewares International will develop a line of pet feed products under the American Kennel Club brand, in a deal brokered by 4Licensing.
Bulldog Licensing has brokered a new agreement for design brand Tired Ted with personalized art company Yoofiti.
Character World is expanding and moving up the release of bedroom textiles and accessories based on the Disney animated film Frozen in time for Christmas.
Ellen DeGeneres has teamed up with J. Christopher Burch, founder of C. Wonder and chief executive officer of Burch Creative Capital, to create a new lifestyle brand.
Celebrity designer David Tutera has extended his brand to wall art, picture frames, decorative mirrors and home storage products with Concepts in Time.
BBC Worldwide has tapped Dreamtex for a new range of bedding and home accessories featuring its TV drama “Sherlock” in the U.K.
The Trump Organization has their licensing partner, Serta, to supply mattresses in one of its renovated resorts.
The Trump Organization has partnered with Dorya International for a new line of luxury furniture under the Trump Home brand in Turkey.
Town and Country Living has created a new collection of home furnishings based on the A&E reality show, “Duck Dynasty.”
MHS Licensing has launched the branded designs of artist Stephanie Ryan into a series of new categories.
LG Electronics has formed a new alliance with interior decorator Nate Berkus who will serve as artistic advisor and ambassador for its LG Studio line of kitchen appliances.
JELC has tapped Evans Lichfield to create a range of cushions illustrated with images from the Bamforth Vintage collection.
JELC, global licensing agent for the Silentnight, has signed the first brand extension for the U.K. bed and mattress brand.
Celebrity interior designer Jennifer Adams has reached a multi-year agreement with the MT Company for a furniture collection.
Entertainment expert and star of WEtv’s “My Fair Wedding” David Tutera has partnered with Gibson USA to develop a collection of tabletop products and housewares.
Westinghouse Electric Corporation has partnered with Shanghai ICSON to bring Westinghouse-branded small home appliances to mainland China.
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