Done Deals: Josmo Shoes Grows Brand Roster With Badgley Mischka Kids’ License and Others + More News

Catch all the latest news about footwear industry acquisitions, and licensing and distribution agreements here. Got a deal in the works? Tell us at Oct. 21, 2021: Over the past year, Josmo Shoes has added three new brands to its roster of licensed kids’ shoes. The company, which has been manufacturing footwear for over 30 years, is now producing special-occasion looks for designer label Badgley Mischka. It also is making infant shoes for the activewear brand RBX and creating kids’ styles for French Toast, best known for its school uniforms. Josmo’s roster also includes Avalanche, Kensie, Beverly Hills Polo Club and...
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Lexus Taps NTWRK for a Limited Edition Racing Jacket Drop

In an exciting new collaboration, Lexus has joined forces with the livestream shopping app NTWRK for the release of a limited edition clothing drop. The automotive brand tapped NTWRK to support its Licensed to Thrill campaign, which includes a documentary of the same name centered around Lexus’ new IS 500 F Sport Performance car.
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HOUSE33: BAD INFLUENCES Opens October 30th at Subliminal Projects!

Subliminal Projects presents HOUSE33: BAD INFLUENCES, an exhibition celebrating the artists who’ve influenced HOUSE33 through the medium of the silk screen: a tool that turns everyday objects into inspiring accessible art. The exhibition features a series of one-off screen printed canvases, large-scale skateboard decks, printed baltic birch panels, a series of utilized original silkscreens, and a limited edition exhibition screenprint.
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Foot Locker Reveals Its In-House Apparel Line With the Help of Gunna

Foot Locker has stocked the latest and greatest in sportswear for years. Soon, the retail giant will offer a brand of its own. Arriving this week is Lckr by Foot Locker, a collection the retailer said “merges sneaker and sport culture with the heritage of Foot Locker” and features every day lifestyle pieces for those who appreciate style and comfort. Lckr will debut with matching fleece pullover hoodies and tapered sweatpants, as well as full-zip hoodies, cargo pants and matching track jacket and pant sets. As for the colors, the range will feature heather gray, white and black hues, as well as...

Clutter Presents Five Points Fest 2021 via NTWRK

Still, in unprecedented times, the folks at Clutter have announced that this year Five Points Fest will launch online EXCLUSIVELY via NTWRK app. This means collectors from around the world can have a little taste of Five Points Fest in the palm of your hands giving you the chance to own killer drops from the likes of, Mutant Vinyl Hard Core, The Cotton Candy Machine / Tara McPherson, Boglins, 2petalrose, 5thTurtle, Toy Tokyo, Sket One, and many more.

Lil Durk Stars in New Beats by Dre Commercial

Lil Durk starred in the latest ad for Dr. Dre’s Beats by Dre. Fashion company A-Cold-Wall* has collaborated with Beats by Dre on a new design, which the rapper modeled. Lil Durk has exploded with popularity over the past year, and is currently on tour with Lil Baby. Durk has been on the come-up ever since appearing on Drake’s ‘Laugh Now, Cry Later.’

Massive ‘Monster Chompers’ NFT Collection Launching from Bestselling ‘Beauty of Horror’ Creator Alan Robert

Just in time for Halloween, rockstar-turned-bestselling artist Alan Robert is dropping his very first NFT collection, featuring 10,000 uniquely designed monsters called Monster Chompers on October 31st. The Life of Agony bassist and Beauty of Horror creator has partnered with top software agency Way Too Digital to develop the limited, one-of-a-kind, digital collectibles. Way Too Digital is the same group behind several high-profile projects for Gary Vee, NTWRK, and Cardano.

Twitch Star Fuslie Teams Up With Dr Pepper and NTWRK For Limited-Edition Gaming Chair

Twitch sensation Leslie “Fuslie” Fu and Dr Pepper have joined forces for a one-of-a-kind collaboration with the livestream shopping app NTWRK. Aiming to create a more convenient and comfier gaming experience, the partners designed a limited-edition recliner that serves the needs of avid players without breaking their playing session. The...

Lil Durk Is The Face Of Beats By Dre's New Headphones Campaign

Lil Durk is continuing his explosive run in 2021 with a new brand collaboration. The Chicago rapper is teaming up with Beats By Dre headphones for a new campaign involving fashion company A Cold Wall*. On Monday (October 11), Durkio and Beats announced the collaboration with a video showing The...

Lil Durk Stars in Campaign for New A-Cold-Wall* and Beats Headphones Collab

Lil Durk stars in a new Beats campaign marking the introduction of a fresh A-Cold-Wall* collaboration. The link-up comes in the name of the unveiling of the Beats Studio3 Wireless in ACW concrete, which boasts a utilitarian slate-and-chalk palette with a black stripe running down each side. Additionally, the ACW logo is printed on the sidearms, inner arm, and case. Further driving home the visual choices here is the recycled wood fiber-crafted packaging, complete with materials either recycled or responsible sourced.

How Will Livestream Shopping Impact Retail Real Estate?

Real estate has long been the go-to investment for those looking to build long-term wealth for generations. Let us help you navigate this asset class by signing up for our comprehensive real estate investing guide. We all know how great online shopping can be, particularly for mundane items. It's also...

Dr. Pepper Is Giving Away A Gaming Chair With A Built-In Fridge

Dr. Pepper is working with NTWRK and streamer Fuslie to give away a customized gaming chair complete with its own built-in mini-fridge. As you can see from the image featuring Leslie "Fuslie" Fu, this is a custom lounge recliner chair which they are touting is the first to feature a built-in refrigerator that holds 18 12 oz. cans. (Standard size, not tallboys.) It makes for a lovely setup to kick back and play games or just enjoy watching whatever you're into. So what do you have to do to enter this contest and try to snag one of these chairs? You need to download the NTWRK app from either iOS or Android, because they want you to be involved in what they do if they're giving you a chair, and then follow this link after you've done so. The contest will run until October 14th, so best of luck to all of you looking to enter.

U.S. Soccer Fan Events Set for Austin, Texas Around USA-Jamaica World Cup Qualifying Match

CHICAGO (Oct. 6, 2021)-- As the U.S. Men’s National Team resumes its World Cup qualifying quest this week, U.S. Soccer will host a number of experiences for fans in Austin, Texas around USA-Jamaica, the USMNT’s first World Cup qualifier to be played in Texas. The U.S. kicks off its second of seven home World Cup qualifying matches on Thursday, Oct. 7 at Q2 Stadium (7:30 p.m. ET; ESPN2, Univision, UniMas).

NTWRK - How Mobile Video Digital Shopping Is Shaping The Future Of Ecommerce

October 10, 2021 will be the third anniversary of NTWRK, a video ecommerce platform targeting Millennials and Gen Z shoppers, collectors and fashionistas. NTWRK is inspired by the success Chinese sites such as Taobao, Mogujie, Webo and even Alibaba are having, building community around gamified shopping experiences built over video streaming. NTWRK is driving to be the largest video commerce brand in North America and expand from there. Their premise is mobile first vertical video plus the best brands and creators combined with desirable product drops will lead them to an accelerating audience of consumers with discretionary income.

‘What story can I tell for women?’: Designer and model Aleali May on her journey with Air Jordans

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | Stitcher | Google Play | Spotify. When Vashtie Kola became the first woman to design a Jordan sneaker in 2010 — 25 years after the dawn of the shoe’s revolutionary debut — it was a feat for a woman to break into the boys club that is streetwear. Fortunately, Aleali May, a style consultant, designer and model, continued to break down the gendered walls of the sneaker industry in 2017.

Kerwin Frost | Home Goods Inspired by the new Windows 11

Kerwin Frost, the Harlem-born multi-hyphenate creator, designer, and creative powerhouse dubbed by Vogue as “Fashion’s Funniest Man” and by GQ as “Your Favorite Influencer’s Favorite Influencer,” is responsible for setting trends and influencing the latest fashion, music, comedic and cultural phenomenons. His latest venture? A new line of products inspired by the new Windows 11 OS.

Midnight Rave Returns as Official After Party of Ntwrk’s Transfer Festival

Click here to read the full article. Midnight Rave, the brand experience event from Shane Gonzales’ Midnight Studios, makes its return to Los Angeles on Wednesday in partnership with Ntwrk. Gonzales and Ntwrk joined forces for the event’s first time back since 2019. Ntwrk, the livestream shopping platform, will livestream the rave from midnight to 3 a.m. as the official after party of Day One of its Transfer Festival. Select pieces will be shoppable during the event.More from WWDPitti Uomo: The Mecca of Men's Street StyleJil Sander Men's Spring 2022Alanui Men's Spring 2022 In addition, Gonzales is releasing the brand’s fall 2021...

Windows Partners With Kerwin Frost for Exclusive Windows 11-inspired Home Goods Capsule at NTWRK's Transfer Festival

Kerwin Frost, a true multi-hyphenate creative, makes certain to never limit himself. This is the ethos behind the all new Windows 11, which launches today, and both’s limitless potential is what makes the pairing of these two that much more sensible. Inspired by the all-new Windows 11, the brand tapped creator, DJ, comedian and style icon Kerwin Frost for a capsule collection that includes a decorative rug and a limited-edition 3D printed sculpture. This collection will drop exclusively on NTWRK at the second annual virtual TRANSFER festival, dedicated to culture and design.