Bear Grylls joins Beanstalk for new licensing programme

Jade Burke

By Jade Burke

October 12th 2016 at 10:07AM
Bear Grylls joins Beanstalk for new licensing programme

‘We are honoured to have been selected to assist Bear Grylls in developing his licensing programme,’ says Beanstalk’s Allison Ames.

Beanstalk has added the well-known adventurer Bear Grylls to its client roster.

As part of the deal, Beanstalk will work with Bear Grylls Ventures to build a lifestyle progamme in Europe and North America.

“Bear is admired by adults and children alike, and is a truly original and inspiring individual. As a result of his unique and diverse background and experiences, Bear has become the leading global adventure specialist around the world,” said Rupert Tate, CEO of Bear Grylls Ventures.

“His vision and reputation will transfer perfectly into a lifestyle consumer products programme that celebrates his individuality and allows consumers to share his love of adventure. We are very happy for Beanstalk, the world’s leading specialist brand licensing agency, to join us on this exciting journey as we develop this unique brand.”

The programme will boast a variety of categories, including apparel, accessories and outdoor products.

Allison Ames, president of Beanstalk, added: “We are honoured to have been selected to assist Bear Grylls in developing his licensing programme. As one of the world’s most admired personalities and adventurers, we are thrilled to be working with Bear and his team to extend his brand through inspiring products that capture its unique spirit of self-challenge and pushing boundaries.

“Bear Grylls is the global authority in outdoor adventure and we look forward to empowering his admirers to engage with his brand in new and meaningful ways.”