NEW YORK, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Iconix Brand Group, Inc.
(Nasdaq: ICON) ("Iconix" or the "Company") announced today that the Company
was ranked 2nd in the License! Global Top 100 Global Licensors, following only
Disney Consumer Products. In 2008, Iconix was ranked 3rd on the list
following Disney, Phillips-Van Heusen and tied with Warner Bros.
This year, Iconix was ahead of Warner Bros. Consumer Products (3rd),
Phillips-Van Heusen (7th), Cherokee Group (10th), Mattel Brands Consumer
Products (13th), Perry Ellis International (29th) and Kellwood (47th).
Neil Cole, Chairman and CEO of Iconix commented, "We are pleased to be
recognized and named #2 on the prestigious list of Top 100 Global Licensors
and are honored to be so highly acknowledged within the group of elite
About Iconix Brand Group, Inc.
Iconix Brand Group Inc. (Nasdaq: ICON) owns, licenses and markets a
growing portfolio of consumer brands including CANDIE'S (R), BONGO (R),
BADGLEY MISCHKA (R), JOE BOXER (R) RAMPAGE (R) MUDD (R), LONDON FOG (R),
MOSSIMO (R) OCEAN PACIFIC(R), DANSKIN (R) ROCA WEAR(R), CANNON (R), ROYAL
VELVET (R), FIELDCREST (R), CHARISMA (R), STARTER (R) and WAVERLY (R). The
Company licenses its brands to a network of leading retailers and
manufacturers that touch every major segment of retail distribution from the
luxury market to the mass market in both the U.S. and around the world.
Iconix, through its in-house advertising, promotion and public relations
agency, markets its brands to continually drive greater consumer awareness and
Iconix Brand Group, Inc.
SOURCE Iconix Brand Group, Inc.
/CONTACT: Tara Levy, Iconix Brand Group, Inc., +1-212-730-0030,
/Web Site: http://iconixbrand.com/ /
CO: Iconix Brand Group, Inc.; License! Global
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