CONDE NAST AND FREMANTLEMEDIA NORTH AMERICA ANNOUNCE LICENSING DEAL FOR SELF WITH LONDON LUXURY
LICENSING EXPO, Las Vegas, NV, June 17, 2014: Condé Nast and FremantleMedia North
America (FMNA) today announced a licensing agreement to create a full collection of SELF-
branded luxury performance bedding, bath and personal care items with London Luxury, the
industry leader in luxury performance and solution based home products. The deal was brokered
by FMNA, licensing agent for Condé Nast brands, SELF and Epicurious.
SELF will enter the home category under the SELF Healthy Home banner, with a focus on
products for both the home and gym that will make it easy and fun to live a healthy lifestyle. The
collection includes a full line of performance home products including functional bedding, foam
products, bath towels and rugs, sport towels, and personal care items including body brushes,
robes and sarongs, eye masks and more. The line is designed to recharge, refresh and rejuvenate.
“SELF’s partnership with London Luxury demonstrates our goal to continue to make strategic
brand extensions that bring the strength of our brands to life,” said John Kulhawik, Vice President
of Condé Nast Licensing.
“At London Luxury we are always looking to partner with trusted brands that have longevity
and a clear message that resonates with consumers, making SELF a perfect fit for our luxury
performance products,” said Marc Jason, CEO, London Luxury. “We are inspired by their
mission for a healthy, happy home and share their passion and belief that a great night’s sleep is
paramount to having a great day.”
“The licensing division of FMNA strives to bring companies together to expand their brands and
offer consumers new and relevant ways to experience them,” said Andrea Brent, Vice President of
Licensing, FremantleMedia North America. “The collaboration between SELF and London Luxury
demonstrates great brand alignment and we anticipate a successful partnership.”
Lauren Theodore, SELF
Amanda Keller, London Luxury
Kristina Kirk, FremantleMedia
SELF is the 360-degree guide to a well-rounded woman’s life, clearly defining a new magazine
space that articulates how health, wellness and fitness fit into a busy woman’s life. Women crave
motivation to feel, look and be their best, and with SELF, having an aspirational body, career and
life is completely within reach. SELF is published by Condé Nast, publisher of Vogue, Vanity
Fair, Bon Appétit, GQ, Glamour, The New Yorker, Wired and other celebrated media brands.
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About London Luxury LLC
London Luxury LLC is a leading global manufacturer of premium products for the home with
a focus on innovation and strategic brand marketing. Brand partnerships include Columbia
Sportswear, Claritin, SELF Magazine, Arm & Hammer, Terminix, and Elizabeth Arden NY.
The company is based in New Rochelle, New York, with a showroom in New York City and
international product development offices around the globe. For more information please visit
About FremantleMedia North America
FremantleMedia North America (FMNA) is the U.S. arm of global media giant FremantleMedia,
which includes a distribution arm, FremantleMedia International, a digital and branded
entertainment division and a kids & family entertainment business. As the world’s largest
independent studio, FremantleMedia’s comprehensive global network has operations in 25
countries, creating over 9100 hours of programming a year, rolling out more than 60 formats and
managing over 400 individual titles. FMNA and its portfolio of companies produce entertaining and
innovative scripted and alternative programs for network, cable, syndicated and online platforms.
Their slate includes a diverse range of both critically-acclaimed and award-winning successes
including “American Idol” (FOX), “America’s Got Talent” (NBC), “Family Feud” (SYN), “Let’s
Make A Deal” (CBS), “The Price Is Right” (CBS), “The Great Christmas Light Fight,” (ABC),
“The Tomorrow People” (The CW), “Deadliest Catch” (Discovery), “Married to Medicine”
(Bravo), “Ice Road Truckers” (HISTORY), “Storage Wars” (A&E), “The Pet Collective”, and the
upcoming “Celebrity Name Game” (SYN), among others.
Terminix® Joins Forces with London Luxury® to Develop Pest Protection Products
MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Terminix, the world's largest pest control provider, today announced a strategic initiative with London Luxury, a leading manufacturer of innovative and premium home goods, to develop a line of products to protect consumers against irritating, and sometimes harmful, pests. Initial offerings include a variety of bedding and travel products to shield consumers and their possessions from insects such as bedbugs and fleas.
"From in-home services to do-it-yourself products, Terminix is proud to be a company that can offer consumers comprehensive pest control solutions," said Larry Pruitt, president of Terminix, a business unit of ServiceMaster, one of the world's largest residential service networks. "This alliance with London Luxury gives us yet another compelling way to leverage our expertise while further engaging with ― and growing ― our customer base."
All products will come with a complimentary in-home inspection and evaluation from Terminix as well as tips on how to avoid a bedbug or insect infestation. The products will also include a lifetime guarantee.
In addition to residential and commercial pest control services, Terminix has recently expanded its services to include a variety of retail offerings such as the Terminix ALLCLEAR® line of mosquito solutions. The brand alignment with London Luxury allows for an additional sales channel. London Luxury will begin to partner with national retail chains to launch the new Terminix products.
"We are delighted to partner with Terminix, the most trusted name in pest control, to bring to market innovative products and programs that will help protect people and their personal belongings from bedbugs and other insects," said Marc Jason, chief executive officer of London Luxury.
About London Luxury
London Luxury LLC is one of the nation's leading manufacturers of innovative and premium textile products for the home. The company is headquartered in Westchester, New York, with a showroom in New York City. For more information please visitwww.londonlux.com.
Terminix is the world's largest pest control provider. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., Terminix services approximately 3 million residential and commercial customers in 47 states and 14 countries. Terminix provides pest control services and protection against termites, rodents and other pests threatening human health and/or safety. Terminix is a subsidiary of The ServiceMaster Company®, one of the world's largest residential service networks. The company's brands include Terminix®, TruGreen®, American Home Shield®, ServiceMaster Clean®, Merry Maids®, Furniture Medic® and AmeriSpec®. To learn more about Terminix, visit www.Terminix.com.
With a global network of more than 7,300 company-owned, franchise and licensed locations, Memphis-based ServiceMaster® is one of the world's largest residential service networks. The company's high-profile brands are Terminix, TruGreen, American Home Shield, ServiceMaster Clean, Merry Maids, Furniture Medic and AmeriSpec. Through approximately 20,000 corporate associates and a franchise network that independently employs an estimated 31,000 additional people, the ServiceMaster Family of Brands® provided services and products to approximately 8 million customers during the last 12 months. The company's market-leading brands provide a range of residential and commercial services including termite and pest control; lawn, tree and shrub care; home warranties and preventative maintenance contracts; furniture repair; home inspections; home cleaning; janitorial services; and disaster restoration. Go to www.servicemaster.com for more information about ServiceMaster or follow the company at twitter.com/ServiceMaster or facebook.com/TheServiceMasterCo.
London Luxury announces Licensing Agreement with the makers of Claritin®; Bedding line to be introduced at September NY Home Textiles Market
London Luxury, a leading manufacturer of innovative and premium home products, announced today that it has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with the makers of Claritin®, the leading non-drowsy, over-the-counter allergy brand, to use the Claritin® trademarks across a full line of allergen barrier fabric products.
Arm & hammer® flexes its brand muscle through home textile partnership with london luxury
London Luxury LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative and premium home textile products, announced today a license agreement with Church & Dwight Co. Inc’s (NYSE: CHD) iconic ARM & HAMMER® brand. The license agreement gives London Luxury the exclusive right to market and manufacture bedding, bath and kitchen textile products on behalf of the ARM & HAMMER® brand, marking the first time the brand will branch into these categories.