LOS ANGELES — Aris Industries has added another label to its stable of licenses.
The New York-based company, maker of XOXO and owner of the Baby Phat license, has acquired the long-term license to manufacture and distribute contemporary sportswear label Kosiuko in the U.S., Canada and Japan. Aris chief executive Arnold Simon said he’s projecting $10 million in first-year sales for the Buenos Aires-based line.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"