MIAMI, Nov. 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- (Nasdaq:PERY) - Perry Ellis International announced today that it has entered into a license agreement with Gina Group LLC, for hosiery and socks as well as cold and hot weather accessories under the Laundry by Shelli Segal® brand. The new collection launches in Fall 2017 in department stores across the United States and Canada. Feminine, sexy, smart, and always glamorous, the Laundry by Shelli Segal collection has been shaping the way women dress for over 25 years. The brand continues to inspire women today with iconic styling, vibrant prints and color and the unexpected use of embellishments, in every product. The brand's current licensed categories, ranging from outerwear, fashion accessories, and fragrance to home decor, complement the core dress and swimwear classifications and position Laundry by Shelli Segal as a true lifestyle brand. Perry Ellis International Executive Chairman George Feldenkreis remarked, "Our Company looks forward to working closely with Gina Group LLC, as we continue our strategy to extend the reach of our lifestyle brands across categories, channels and markets to drive further growth." "We are very excited to add Laundry by Shelli Segal to our portfolio. The team at Laundry by Shelli Segal pushes the boundaries of class and style, modifying trends along the way. We are extremely pleased with the positive feedback we have received around the marketplace and look forward to the exciting opportunities before us," stated Jack J. Gindi, VP, Gina Group LLC. For more information about Perry Ellis International, Inc. and the company's entire portfolio of brands, please visit. www.PERY.com.