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Iconix Makes STARTER - The Iconic Athletic Brand - Available On Amazon

NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICON) ("Iconix") announced today that STARTER, the iconic premium athletic brand, is now available on Amazon exclusively to tens of millions of Prime members at www.amazon.com/starter.

The new exclusive STARTER collection recently launched on Amazon with an offering that includes activewear and fashion apparel for men, women and kids, based on the heritage of the STARTER brand with key items including fleece classics, graphic tees, and tech mesh.  

John Haugh, CEO of Iconix Brand Group, Inc., said, "We are thrilled to announce that STARTER is now available to Amazon's tens of millions of Prime members."

Established in 1971, STARTER is one of the most iconic global sports brands in history.  The brand pioneered the fusion of sports clothing with popular culture, including logo apparel, and continues to produce apparel that honors its heritage and emphasizes quality and style.  With the reemergence of retro at the forefront of consumer demand, the STARTER brand is hotter than ever.  STARTER'S rich heritage appeals across demographics, including some of the most influential tastemakers in fashion, sports and music.

About Iconix Brand Group, Inc.

Iconix Brand Group, Inc. owns, licenses and markets a portfolio of consumer brands including: CANDIE'S (R), BONGO (R), JOE BOXER (R), RAMPAGE (R), MUDD (R), MOSSIMO (R), LONDON FOG (R), OCEAN PACIFIC (R), DANSKIN (R), ROCAWEAR (R), CANNON (R), ROYAL VELVET (R), FIELDCREST (R), CHARISMA (R), STARTER (R), WAVERLY (R), ZOO YORK (R), UMBRO (R), LEE COOPER (R), ECKO UNLTD. (R), MARC ECKO (R), and ARTFUL DODGER. In addition, Iconix owns interests in the MATERIAL GIRL (R), ED HARDY (R), TRUTH OR DARE (R), MODERN AMUSEMENT (R), BUFFALO (R) and PONY (R) brands. The Company licenses its brands to a network of leading retailers and manufacturers that touch every major segment of retail distribution in both the U.S. and worldwide. Through its in-house business development, merchandising, advertising and public relations departments, Iconix manages its brands to drive greater consumer awareness and equity.

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Contact Information:

Jaime Sheinheit
VP, Investor Relations
Iconix Brand Group, Inc.
jsheinheit@iconixbrand.com
212.819.2096

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