Tandy Brands signs agreement with Jewelry Fashions Inc
18 Oct '05
2 min read
Texas based Tandy Brands Inc, leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of fashion accessories for men, women and children, announced it has signed an agreement to become the exclusive licensee of the Robert Rose jewelry brand for handbags, scarves and other accessories. Best known for its stylish, trend-driven, yet affordable necklaces, earrings and pins, New York-based Jewelry Fashions, Inc owns Robert Rose.
Under the agreement, Tandy Brands will produce handbags, scarves and other accessories under the Robert Rose name. Tandy Brands will sell Robert Rose accessories in major department stores owned by Federated, May and others, where Robert Rose has a longstanding presence. Robert Rose branded accessories will be available at retail beginning in the spring.
"Company is excited to be the exclusive women's accessories manufacturer for the Robert Rose brand," said J. S. B. (Britt) Jenkins, President and Chief Executive Officer of Tandy Brands. "Robert Rose represents the kind of style, quality and affordability that fits well with their collection of brands."
Gary Rose, Co-owner of Robert Rose, said, "This is the first licensing deal for Robert Rose, and they are very pleased to be working with a company like Tandy Brands that is as committed as they are to delivering affordable, high-quality, trend-driven merchandise."
Jewelry Fashions Inc, the parent company of Robert Rose jewelry, is a 57-year-old family business that designs and wholesales fashion jewelry. The Robert Rose name can be foundin department and specialty stores throughout the US and internationally. The company is also a private label resource for major US retailers.