WHP Global announced a partnership with Coupang to bring iconic Italian sportswear brand Lotto® to one of the largest and fastest growing e-commerce companies in the world. Under the terms of the agreement, Coupang will serve as the exclusive distributor for Lotto in South Korea bringing a curated collection of men’s and women’s lifestyle footwear, apparel and accessories to consumers. With nearly 18 million active customers, Coupang is South Korea’s largest e-commerce player and one of Asia’s leading e-Commerce companies.
WHP Global announced the expansion of the Joseph Abboud brand into the rapidly growing self-care market with the launch of a men’s grooming line and new fragrance collection. Beginning in Spring 2022, Joseph Abboud Grooming products featuring a selection of hair, face and body washes will be carried in select department stores, e-commerce and specialty retailers throughout the United States and Canada. Joseph Abboud fragrance will debut with four eau de parfums in select department stores, e-commerce, and specialty retailers nationwide.
Anne Klein selects supermodel, actress and activist Joan Smalls as the face of its Spring 2022 campaign. The brand debuted its new campaign during New York Fashion Week where Smalls is featured in a See It Now, Buy It Now lookbook and video presentation on CFDA’s Runway 360 digital platform. The collection is available for purchase on AnneKlein.com
WHP Global has signed an exclusive license agreement to bring Babies“R”Us to Brazil for the first time with plans to open 20 Babies“R”Us stores in the market. Babies“R”Us has been known for more than 30 years as the most trusted authority on parenthood. Millions of new and expecting parents, grandparents and caregivers around the world rely on Babies“R”Us as the go-to resource for the best baby products, advice, registry, and savings for their family.
WHP Global announced today that it has entered into a long-term licensing agreement with A. P. Deauville to launch a line of bath and body care products for the Anne Klein brand. With product shipping this month, Anne Klein Bath & Body products will be carried in select department stores, e-commerce and specialty retailers throughout the United States and Canada.
WHP Global unveils plans to open a new two-story Toys“R”Us flagship store inside American Dream, the unmatched entertainment/retail center just minutes away from New York City. Opening just in time for the 2021 holiday shopping season, the Toys“R”Us flagship at American Dream marks the return of the first standalone flagship store of the iconic and beloved toy brand in the USA.
WHP Global, the parent company of Toys“R”Us® has partnered with leading authenticated NFT platform Ethernity to bring the iconic toy brand to the blockchain with the release of its first non-fungible token (“NFT”) collection. Cast in NFT form, its star mascot Geoffrey the GiraffeTM is featured in a series of exclusive limited-edition digital collectibles for fans to purchase on OpenSea, the largest digital marketplace for NFTs.
WHP Global and Centric Brands announced they have signed a definitive agreement and received court approval to purchase the Joe’s Jeans brand. As part of the agreement, WHP will own the worldwide intellectual property for the brand and Centric will continue to operate Joe’s Jeans under a long-term exclusive license for their core categories and geographies across retail, wholesale, and e-commerce channels.
WHP Global signed a landmark long-term exclusive license agreement for Australian partner Toys“R”Us ANZ Limited (ASX: TOY) to run digital and physical retail commerce for Toys“R”Us® and Babies“R”Us® in the United Kingdom. Announces plans to commence online sales to UK shoppers over the next several months, initially from existing operations in Australia.
Macy’s, Inc. announced a partnership with WHP Global to bring together two of America’s most beloved brands, Macy’s and Toys”R”Us.
Toys”R”Us kids of all ages can now shop an expansive assortment online from the most globally recognized leader in toys at macys.com/toysrus and ToysRUs.com and in more than 400 Macy’s stores nationwide rolling out in 2022.