NexCen Brands Grows Bill Blass Program

NexCen Brands, Inc. entered into a 30-year licensing agreement with the Camuto Group to develop women’s footwear for all categories of NexCen’s luxury brand, Bill Blass. The duo will also partner on acquiring The Shoe Box Inc., a multi-brand luxury shoe retailer whose brand portfolio includes BCBG, Nicole Miller, Chloe, Jimmy Choo, and Marc Jacobs. The agreement will enable the Camuto Group to create a product for Bill Blass as a key component of The Shoe Box strategy. NexCen and the Camuto Group will seek to roll-out in excess of 500 of The Shoe Box stores globally.