Head Sport Teams for Loungewear, Underwear, Sleepwear

Dec 01, 2016
By License Global

Sports equipment brand extends North American lineup with adult and kids’ apparel.

Head Sport has partnered with licensee SportLife Brands for a line of Head-branded loungewear, sleepwear and underwear in North America.

The multi-year agreement includes basics, thermals and performance underwear as well as lounge and sleepwear products for adults and children.

“SportLife Brands is the perfect group to manage the growth of the iconic Head-branded underwear and loungewear with a serious focus back into the market,” says Giuseppe Faranna, vice president and division manager, licensing, Head Sport. “The company has gained extensive experience and celebrated continuous success over the past years in the category, and we see a very positive future in this new partnership.”

The Head-branded products are slated to hit stores in April 2017.

“The Head brand has a rich history, it has always been dedicated to creating high-performance products,” says Michael Kassin, President, SportLife. “We look forward to continuing that trend with our Head underwear, loungewear and sleepwear products. We are excited to maximize on the brand’s heritage, and continue the current momentum at retail and grow this new category.”


TSG Brands represented SportLife Brands.

NEWS

Championship Gold signs Active and Performance Partner.

March 12, 2006

News Release:


ChampionShip Gold has signed SportLife Brands as it's exclusive partner for Active, Performance, Compression Apparel and Underwear for men's, ladies, boys and girls.


In North America, SportLife will distribute products in Sporting Goods, Clubs, Department Stores and Mid Tier retailers.


We will launch our initial line of men's activewear for the Holiday 2006 delivery.

Ladies and Kids will follow in Spring 2007, commented Michael Kassin, President of SportLife.


Under the agreement SportLife will also supply its product to distributors in other territories.


Famous outdoor brand Rugged Wilderness has teamed up with SportLife for a line of Outdoor Apparel and Thermals.


April 2, 2004

Farm Fleet News Source:


Rugged Wilderness, best known for making heavy duty apparel for working in coal mines and steel mills has licensed their brand to SportLife for a more commercial line of products of Outdoor Apparel and Thermals.


The line will be focused on men's and ladies sizes and be distributed in Mass, Mid Tier, Farm Fleet, retailers, for distribution in US and Canada.


Mike Hank, Vp of Licensing at Rugged Wilderness commented, Sportlife is a company with a good reputation and we are excited to partner with them on this brand extension.


There is a big void in the market for this product as more people are working outdoors in construction, farms, mills, etc. The interest in the brand has been strong, we are excited to launch our first line of thermals in Fall 2004, commented Joe Kassin, VP of Licensing.

Chili Peppers signs Intimates Partner!


Dec 3rd, 2013

Industry News:


SportLife Brands LLC.  has becomes the exclusive licensing distributor for Chili Peppers for Ladies & Girls Intimates, Sleepwear and Loungewear in North America.


We have received alot of interest from department stores, off price and specialty retailers. Our design team is creating an amazing line and we are excited to launch this well known brand, mentioned David Kassin, Vp of Sales at SportLife.


The intimate Line will launch in Spring at Department stores and sleepwear and loungewear will be rolling out for Holiday.