Apex Global Brands, which manages a portfolio of lifestyle brands, announced a continued expansion of outdoor crossover brand Hi-Tec through new licensing and distribution partners across North America, Europe and Asia starting this fall.
In Europe, APEX entered distribution partnership with several specialty retailers, including Urban Outfitters and FootLocker. In Asia, new footwear distribution partnerships have been added in China and Korea, while advanced discussions are underway to bring Hi-Tec apparel and accessories to China, Japan and Korea.
For North America, a number of new licensees have been announced including Kenmark for sunglasses and optical, Ampac for backpacks and bags, as well as, Affinity Brand Partners for tech accessories. fff