Men’s Grooming & Fragrance Collections
Joseph Abboud to Launch Men’s Grooming & Fragrance Collections
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.
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.
Anne Klein To Launch Bath & Body Collection
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.
Toys“R”Us Opening Global Flagship at American Dream
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.
Toys“R”Us Launches First NFT Collection
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 Acquires Joe’s Jeans

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 & WHP Global Partner to Bring Toys“R”Us Back to American Shoppers

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 and and in more than 400 Macy’s stores nationwide rolling out in 2022.

WHP Global Acquires LOTTO Brand

WHP Global announced the acquisition of the iconic Italian sports brand Lotto from Lotto Sport Italia S.p.A. (“LSI”) in a transactions that will provide new financial investments for LSI and the future of the Lotto brand globally. Together, WHP and LSI will provide design, product development, marketing, and brand management services to Lotto’s extensive existing network of 50+ global partners across the world who generate more than USD$400 million in annual retail sales.

WHP Global to launch Joseph Abboud Sleepware Collection.

WHP Global has entered into a licensing agreement with Intradeco Apparel to design, develop and distribute a new collection of Men’s sleepwear and loungewear for the Joseph Abboud brand. The new offering will feature a full line of pajamas, coordinated sleep sets, robes, and pajama shorts for men.

NBC selects ANNE KLEIN as wardrobe provider during its coverage of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

American iconic fashion brand Anne Klein to outfit NBC commentators Mary Carillo and Andrea Joyce during coverage of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, which take place in Tokyo, Japan, from July 23 – August 8. Carillo will serve as a correspondent in Tokyo, while Joyce serves as a reporter at the gymnastics competition and handles play-by-play for rhythmic gymnastics. Carillo will also call tennis and open-water swimming.

Anne Klein Debuts New Home Collection at

Anne Klein brings Home collection to and There are few designers who changed the course of American fashion, but it was Anne Klein’s revolutionary idea to offer women a complete wardrobe of coordinated pieces. Now the Anne Klein Home collection is a complete wardrobe for the bed with classic design that is as timeless as the founder’s vision.

WHP Global Adds Sock Collection for Joseph Abboud
WHP Global has entered into a licensing agreement with Bespoke Fashion, LLC to design, develop and distribute a new collection of socks for the Joseph Abboud brand. The new offering of men’s casual and dress socks is slated to launch Fall 2021 and will be available at retail throughout the United States and Canada.

WHP Global Signs New License With SportLife Brands for Joseph Abboud Underwear Collection

WHP Global announced today that it has entered into a licensing agreement with SportLife Brands, LLC to design, develop and distribute a new line of Men’s and Boys’ underwear, undershirts, baselayer, thermals and Boys’ sleepwear for the Joseph Abboud brand. The new offering is slated to launch Spring 2022 and will be available at retail throughout the United States, Canada, and select international retailers.
WHP Global Acquires Controlling Stake in Toys“R”Us
WHP Global announced it has acquired a controlling interest in Tru Kids Inc., parent company to the iconic Toys“R”Us®, Babies“R”Us®, Geoffrey® the Giraffe brands, and more than 20 established related consumer toy and baby brands. WHP will manage the global Toys“R”Us business and direct its strategic expansion.
WHP Global Launches WHP+, New Full Service E-commerce Platform for Consumer Brands
WHP Global announces the launch of WHP+, a new turnkey direct to consumer digital e-commerce platform. With full e-commerce operations including technology, data science, analytics, logistics, creative and digital marketing, WHP+ gives the Company a sharp competitive edge in the brand management industry by keeping the highest growth channel of e-commerce fully in-house.
Bespoke Joseph Abboud Launches on
WHP Global, the owner of the American fashion brand Joseph Abboud, announced today the launch of Bespoke Joseph Abboud, a custom suiting offering available on and in person by appointment. Bespoke Joseph Abboud provides a new, elevated experience with custom tailored clothing made in the USA at the Joseph Abboud factory in New Bedford, Massachusetts.
Anne Klein Selected by Facebook to Be Among the First Brands to Debut Live Shopping Events
Iconic women’s fashion brand ANNE KLEIN takes virtual shopping to a new level. Anne Klein has been selected as one of the exclusive brands to debut Facebook Shop’s live in-app shopping. Launching November 10th hosted by the founder’s granddaughter, Jesse Gre Rubinstein, is the first of a 4-part series of live shopping events that ‘Celebrate the Holidays’ with Anne Klein.
Anne Klein Makes a Statement for Our Times at New York Fashion Week
Iconic women’s fashion brand ANNE KLEIN returned to the new New York Fashion Week today, presenting a timely and timeless video on CFDA’s Runway360 platform and simultaneously on IMG’s The presentation highlighted the heritage of the ANNE KLEIN brand, narrated by actor, activist, and humanitarian, Ilfenesh Hadera who delivered a manifesto dedicated to women, celebrating the brand founder’s visionary and timeless quote, “Clothes Won’t Change the World. The Women Who Wear Them Will.”
WHP Global Announces Partnership With Vandale to Launch Anne Klein Intimates
WHP Global announced that it has signed a long-term licensing agreement with Vandale Industries, Inc. to extend Anne Klein into the intimates category. Anne Klein Intimates is slated to launch in Fall 2021 and will be carried on and in select department stores, e-commerce channels and specialty retailers throughout the United States and Canada.
Joseph Abboud Partners With the Jersey City Police Department to Deliver 2,000 Meals to Local Families in Need
Joseph Abboud, has partnered with Jersey City Police Department (JCPD) of New Jersey to donate meal kits to local families in need. Members of the JCPD hand delivered 2,000 meals to Jersey City families who have been heavily impacted by COVID-19. This initiative brings meal donations total to 10,000 by Joseph Abboud.
WHP Global Signs Deal With E. Gluck Corporation to Expand Joseph Abboud Watch Offering
The iconic American menswear brand will broaden its watch designs worldwide, mew watch collections for the Joseph Abboud and JOE Joseph Abboud brands are slated to launch Winter 2020 and will be available at existing retail partners throughout the United States and internationally in 60 countries.
WHP Global Signs Deal to Launch Anne Klein Home
WHP Global announced that it has entered into a long-term licensing agreement with Sunham Home Fashions to develop and distribute a home goods line for the Anne Klein brand. The Anne Klein Home Collection is slated to launch in Spring 2021 and will be carried in select stores, e-commerce and specialty retailers throughout the United States and Canada.
Joseph Abboud Brand Delivers 2,000 Meals to Frontline Healthcare Workers at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Jersey
For every order of Joseph Abboud completed on from today until May 31st, an additional meal will be donated for a potential total of 10,000
Anne Klein’s Granddaughter Unites With Iconic Fashion Brand to Launch Covid-19 Relief Effort and Deliver 100,000 Masks to Essential Workers Throughout the U.S.
We have united with the namesake designer’s granddaughter Jesse Gre Rubinstein to provide relief during the COVID-19 pandemic.
WHP Global Accelerates Platform Growth With New Equity Commitment From Oaktree and Second Brand Acquisition
WHP Global announced today an additional $150 million equity commitment from funds managed by Oaktree Capital Management, following Oaktree’s initial $200 million commitment. WHP today also announced the closing of its acquisition of men’s fashion brand Joseph Abboud.

WHP Global Announces Expansion of Anne Klein Into Accessories

WHP Global announced today that it has signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Amiee Lynn, Inc. to design, manufacture and distribute a full line of cold weather goods, hats, belts, and hair accessories for the Anne Klein brand.
Tailored Brands to Sell the Joseph Abboud Trademarks to WHP Global for $115 Million
Tailored Brands to retain the exclusive rights to sell and rent the Joseph Abboud brand in certain apparel and accessories categories in the U.S. and Canada.
Anne Klein Scouts for India Partner
WHP is a $1billion fund set up by investors including Oaktree Capital and Blackrock Capital among others to acquire brands for global expansions.
WHP Global Further Expands Anne Klein With New Partnership in Mexico
WHP Global has signed a new long-term master license in Mexico with lifestyle group IBV Licensing to market and distribute the Anne Klein brand.
Anne Klein Forges Licensing Deal to Introduce Jeanswear for Fall 2020
One Jeanswear Group will add Anne Klein Jeans to its portfolio, whose jeanswear brands include Gloria Vanderbilt, Jessica Simpson, Bandolino and William Rast.
WHP Global Announces Major Deal With 7gege in China for Anne Klein Brand
WHP Global announced today that it has signed a 30-year partnership with leading Chinese digital fashion group 7GEGE to market and distribute the Anne Klein brand in China across all channels of distribution.
WHP Global Launches as New Brand Management Platform With $200 Million Equity Fund Commitment From Oaktree
WHP Acquires Anne Klein as its First Brand; Plans to Invest up to $1 Billion in Consumer Brands Over Next Five Years.

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