Authentic Brands Group Announces Partnership With Groupe Lemur for Izod in U.S. and Canada

The Izod kids’ swim, ski and outerwear collections will be available at national and regional department stores beginning in spring 2023.

License Global

July 19, 2022

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Models in Izod apparel.
Models in Izod apparel.Authentic Brands Group

Authentic Brands Group (ABG) and Groupe Lemur (GLI), an apparel manufacturer and distributor specializing in children’s segments, announced the signing of a long-term partnership, which grants GLI the exclusive rights to develop, manufacture and distribute Izod swimwear, ski and outerwear for kids in the U.S. and Canada. 

“Izod is a trusted style authority known globally for fashion and lifestyle offerings,” says Taryn Washenik, senior vice president, brand fashion, classic and outdoor, ABG. “We are thrilled to broaden the brand’s kids assortment in partnership with Groupe Lemur, which has a proven expertise in operating and growing premium brands across the U.S. and Canada.” 

“We are thrilled to be partnering with ABG to expand their vision for the Izod brand into new segments,” says James DiMiele, executive vice president, GLI. The Izod brand and its rich history are ideally aligned with our expertise and aesthetic sensibilities.” 

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