PVH Corp. (NYSE: PVH) and Geoffrey Beene, LLC have extended their licensing agreement under which PVH Corp. will continue to design, market and distribute
dress shirts through 2021, with a renewal term through 2028 if certain conditions are met.
PVH initially launched
dress shirts in 1982, under one of the first licenses entered into by PVH for third party brands. The broad-based wrinkle free fashion collection is highlighted by sateen fabrications in fancy and solid colorways.
shirts are available in big & tall, regular fit, fitted, and slim fit ‒ the fastest growing segment of the business.
dress shirts are distributed at major department stores and specialty stores throughout the United States and Canada.
“We are excited to continue our long-standing partnership with Geoffrey Beene,” said Ken Duane, CEO Wholesale Apparel for PVH Corp. “
has been one of our strongest performing brands for many years, and we look forward to building upon the growth and popularity of this top selling designer dress shirt brand.”
Tom Hutton, President and CEO of Geoffrey Beene, LLC said, “PVH Corp., as one of our major partners for over 30 years, has worked successfully with us to develop
dress shirts into the number one selling designer brand in department stores. We believe that with their expertise, extensive knowledge, resources, and retail relationships, PVH is the best partner to continue to grow this category for Geoffrey Beene.”
About PVH Corp.
PVH Corp., one of the world’s largest apparel companies, owns and markets the iconic
brands worldwide. It is the world’s largest shirt and neckwear company and markets a variety of goods under its own brands,
Van Heusen, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, IZOD, ARROW, Bass and G.H. Bass & Co.,
and its licensed brands, including
Geoffrey Beene, Kenneth Cole New York, Kenneth Cole Reaction, MICHAEL Michael Kors, Sean John, Chaps, Donald J. Trump Signature Collection, JOE Joseph Abboud, DKNY, Ike Behar and John Varvatos.
About Geoffrey Beene, LLC
Under its Geoffrey Beene Gives Back ® (GBGB) philanthropic program, 100% of its net profits fund critical causes. Geoffrey Beene, LLC, together with the Geoffrey Beene Foundation, have funded over $162 million in value to critical causes, including over $126 million in value to the Geoffrey Beene Cancer Research Center at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Other charitable causes include Alzheimer’s, Heart Disease, Protection of Women and Children, Veterans Support, Educational Scholarships, and Animal Welfare.