FremantleMedia Enterprises (FME) has picked up two new UK licensing partners for Rebecca Bonbon, the French bulldog character from the original illustrator of Hello Kitty.
Apparel licensee Fashion UK will be producing Rebecca Bonbon girls’ and women’s clothing including tops, t-shirts, denim and jersey-wear, while Grace Cole will create a range of branded toiletries and cosmetic gift sets. The first range of licensed products will hit the UK market in fall/winter 2011.
On top of these latest partners, FME has also signed deals with Impex for a range of fashion bags, a collection of jewellery, lighting and home-wares from Groovy UK, socks and tights from Roy Lowe and Sons, children’s and adult nightwear by Aykroyds and TDP and stationery from Blueprint.
The Rebecca Bonbon ranges include products for young women 12+ and for girls ages six to 12. The company is also seeking partners in categories including plush, bedding, back to school and greetings.