Smart home, sleep and wireless audio were among the new product categories, trends and opportunitites at this year's event.
Sears Brands Management Corp., a wholly owned subsidiary of Sears Holdings, has tapped Permasteel to manufacture Kenmore and Kenmore Elite-branded grills and accessories.
Garnet Hill, part of the HSNi portfolio of lifestyle brands, has partnered with designer Judy Ross to launch a new line of textiles.
Publisher NorthSouth Books has tapped Berkshire Blanket & Home Co. for a host of bedding products inspired by the Rainbow Fish brand.
Camouflage licensor Realtree has tapped Magic Chef for a line of compact kitchen appliances.
Endemol Shine, the global producer of the TV series “MasterChef,” has partnered with Case Licenses to manufacture and distribute a range of branded kitchenware.
Westinghouse has partnered with Amerex Pvt Limited to create a raft of branded small electric appliances.
The Victoria and Albert Museum has partnered with four new licensees for a host of new products across multiple categories.
Perry Ellis International has tapped licensee Morel to design and distribute a line of travel bags under the Perry Ellis trademark in Central and South America, and the Caribbean.
Home goods licensee Vandor will kick off its 60th anniversary with the introduction of more than 100 new products in 2017 featuring three new licenses and multiple evergreen licenses.
Designers Emily Current and Meritt Elliot have appointed Digital Brand Products as the exclusive licensing agent for their brand Emily and Meritt.
4K Media has partnered with licensee Silver Buffalo for a line of housewares and lifestyle and accessory products based on art from the “Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters” animated TV series.
Anheuser-Busch has tapped appliance manufacturer Danby to create a line of Budweiser-branded refrigeration products in the U.S.
Character World has expanded its exclusive bedding and accessories range featuring the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
The British Museum has partnered with The Moorland Rug Company to produce a range of British Museum rugs based on the works of Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai.
Following the launch of “SpacePOP” on YouTube last month, Genius Brands International has tapped a number of North American licensees to support the series.
Character World has appointed Tony Lewis to the role of U.K. sales director.
International design house Turnowsky has partnered with Quilting Treasures, a division of Cranston Printworks, for fabrics featuring its designs.
Cartoon Network has unveiled a number of licensing deals for its animated series “The Amazing World of Gumball.”
Tilt, a company focused on integrating technology into textiles, has unveiled the new “SpinTales” app and website for consumers.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. and Ireland and licensee Paladone have teamed up to create a new range of gift products inspired by the Harry Potter franchise.
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