US: Paws Inc and King Features secures merch deals for Garfield

Jade Burke

By Jade Burke

February 20th 2017 at 10:16AM
US: Paws Inc and King Features secures merch deals for Garfield

‘This slate of new deals is just the beginning and we are excited to be working with Paws to bring fans fresh ways to express their love for Garfield,’ says King Features’ Carla Silva.

A new line of Garfield-inspired accessories and apparel are set to launch at retail, thanks to a new deal with Paws Inc and King Features Syndicate.

This winter, Ripple Junction will roll out a line-up of Garfield merchandise, from t-shirts and jackets to socks and hats, for men and women.

Meanwhile, hosiery designer High Point is launching socks, shoe liners, tights, leggings and slipper socks in March.

Elsewhere, Invicta has designed a line of high-end watches, which will be followed by a collection of loungewear for women and juniors from Apparel Connection.

“Garfield is an iconic brand that resonates with fans of all ages around the world,” said Carla Silva, VP and general manager, global head of licensing for King Features Syndicate.

“This slate of new deals is just the beginning and we are excited to be working with Paws to bring fans fresh ways to express their love for Garfield.”

Each of the items will be available in the US and its territories.