Fat cat Garfield will grow a bit more this year with new direct-to-retail
deals in Europe and Asia, a new licensing agent in Japan and stepped up activity in the U.
While many states still do not allow direct-to-retail
sales, opportunities are increasing (see box on page 95).
Disney hopes the direct-to-retail
licensing agreement is a good thing for its struggling consumer products division, which saw operating income drop 13 percent in the first quarter of 2001.
Leading new deals in the direct-to-retail
category is a pending alliance with Steve & Barry's University Sportswear to place 12 popular Hasbro properties on apparel such as T-shirts, hooded sweatshirts, casual bottoms and outerwear for all ages in the chain's 140 stores across the country supported by innovative in-store and cross-promotional programs.
NYSE: HAS), will arrive at Licensing 2006 International with new, ground-breaking licensing programs that raise the industry bar in key consumer products and lifestyle categories such as entertainment, direct-to-retail
, digital gaming, and publishing.
Our focus on global key accounts and shift to new business models such as direct-to-retail
programs enable DCP to bring more quality products to customers at competitive prices.
Nasdaq: CMGI), today announced that it has expanded its Direct-to-Retail
(DTR) Supply Chain Solution by leveraging the power of its extensive global supply chain network to deliver these services in key, low-cost Asian manufacturing and outsourcing destinations.
E[acute accent]Source Interlink Companies is a premier direct-to-retail
marketing, merchandising and fulfillment company for home entertainment content products.
Nasdaq:SORC), the largest direct-to-retail
magazine distribution/fulfillment company in North America and a leading provider of magazine information and front-end management services for retailers, today announced it has scheduled a special meeting of shareholders on February 28, 2005 at Source Interlink's corporate headquarters in Bonita Springs, FL, to vote on the Company's recent merger agreement with Alliance Entertainment Corp.
XDNI focuses on direct-to-retail
distribution channels providing prepaid phone cards, wireless and stored value programs to convenience, drug and grocery chains.
Source Interlink Companies (Nasdaq: SORC), the largest direct-to-retail
magazine distribution/fulfillment company and leading provider of magazine information and management services for retailers and publishers, today announced it plans to issue third quarter results for fiscal 2005 at the close of market trading on Thursday, December 9, 2004.
Source Interlink Companies (Nasdaq:SORC), the largest direct-to-retail
magazine distribution/fulfillment company and leading provider of magazine information and management services for retailers and publishers, today announced it has expanded its agreement to provide direct-to-retail
distribution of magazines to an additional 77 Target Stores, a leading national discount retailer.