Global Brands Group subsidiary GBG USA has acquired hosiery designer and manufacturer PS Brands for a total consideration of $130 million.
Licensees provide the backbone for some of the most successful licensed apparel collaborations. Here is a round-up of recent top news from leading apparel licensees.
Loudmouth has released a line of unisex socks featuring its colorful designs in partnership with PS Brands' Planet Sox division.
Quiksilver has signed a raft of new partners to extend its brands, including Quiksilver, Roxy and DC, into children’s apparel, watches, legwear, luggage and more.
Loudmouth Golf is bringing its signature bold patterns to a whole new canvas–socks–in a deal with Planet Sox.
Royal Connexions has agreed to acquire the Suntime trademark rights for sunglasses and flip-flops from PS Brands/Planet Sox.
Head Sport has tapped PS Brands/Planet Sox to create sports socks under its brand.
Planet Sox has partnered with Miraclesuit, a company known for their control swimwear, for a new line of women’s shaping legwear.
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