House of Turnowsky signs international partnership with textiles giant Jay Franco

House of Turnowsky has signed an international licensing partnership with the US textiles giant, Jay Franco and Sons.

The deal was brokered by House of Turnowsky’s exclusive American licensing agent, Brand Squared Licensing, and will see Jay Franco produce a range of infant decor and nursery bedding for the US, Canada and Europe.

House of Turnowsky is now in the fourth year of a successful international licensing programme which has seen its distinctive designs appear on over 40 licensed product ranges worldwide.

Categories include tabletop ceramics and housewares, gifts, fashion accessories, stationery, crafting products and home textiles.

Jay Franco currently has affiliated offices in Taiwan, Shanghai, India and Pakistan. The Turnowsky licensed range will join a roster of top brands such as Disney, Marvel, Star Wars and Miffy.

House of Turnowsky chief executive, Kobi Tadmor, said: “This is a fantastic way to start the New Year, we are delighted to have signed a deal with Jay Franco, an international market leader for licensed home furnishings and textiles. I hope this is the start of a long and successful working relationship."

Elisha Gordon, vice president of licensing for Jay Franco, added: “I am very happy to announce our new licensing partnership with Turnowsky as we go forward into 2019. 

"The product development has already begun and we look forward to the first range hitting the shelves. Distribution channels will include Department stores, supermarkets, home and lifestyle stores in the agreed territories.”

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