Global Brands Group Holding Ltd. has signed a multiyear licensing deal with Timberland for men’s and women’s socks, soft accessories and cold weather accessories.Under the terms of the deal, the Hong Kong-based Global Brands will design, produce and distribute Timberland men’s and women’s socks, baseball caps, felt and straw caps, leather gloves, printed lightweight and woven scarves and cold weather accessories beginning in spring 2018.“At Timberland, we take great pride in designing products with style and purpose, never compromising quality, to meet the needs of our global consumer,” said Katherine Cousins, vice president of licensing and accessories for Timberland. “Global Brands shares these values while delivering on our highest standards.”Jarrod Kahn, president of accessories and home for Global Brands, called Timberland "one of the world’s most iconic outdoor lifestyle brands and we look forward to maximizing the potential of the partnership through utilizing our deep retail relationships and global distribution capabilities."Jason Rabin, president of North America and chief merchandising officer of Global Brands, added that the company sees "significant opportunity to grow the brand in these categories, leveraging our extensive expertise and global network.”
@juicebeauty, where @gwynethpaltrow holds the title of creative director of makeup, has become one of the foremost labels in the organic beauty category –– with sales on track to hit $100 million this year. What’s behind the rapid growth the brand is experiencing right now? It all started in 2005 when the wellness movement was just getting started. Read more on WWD.com. #wwdbeauty
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"I want to tell a story that inspires people to feel good about themselves, but also I'm making a commentary about the lack of female stories and female directors and saying this should change," said @imheathergraham on her latest project "Half Magic." The comedy feature, which the actress wrote and directed, is based on her own struggles as a woman in show business. Read @andrewnodell's full interview with Graham on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery)
@meltcosmetics cofounders @lora_arellano and @danabomar built their brand on a single idea: a true matte lipstick. To set the brand apart, they said they always put their customers first –– including a personalized note in each package. #wwdsummits #wwdbeauty
@moncler unveiled its latest project, #MonclerGenius, yesterday at Milan Fashion Week. The Italian outwear maker gave show-goers a preview of the monthly collections – which were created by eight designers and creative talents including Pierpaolo Piccioli, Simone Rocha, Craig Green and more – that will start rolling out in the summer.