Perry Ellis International is an international marketer of
clothing, offering a diverse portfolio
of brands through multiple distribution channels; focusing mostly
on sportswear and casual clothing for niche markets. It is headquartered
in Miami, Florida,
Current Licenses (time sensitive
information - see their site for more current detail)
July 1, 2005: Weeplay LLC will extend
the popular Original Penguin brand to newborn, infant
and toddler sizes.
July 21, 2005: Lupo International
for the manufacture and distribution in the United
States and Canada of Mondo di Marco men's dress
and casual shoes.
July 22, 2005: South Pacific Apparel
Pty Ltd. for the manufacture and distribution of
Savane and Farah men's and boy's dress and casual
trousers and shorts in Australia, New Zealand and
other South Pacific islands. On this day, PEI also
went into agreement with Cardinal Clothing Canada,
Inc. for the manufacture and domestic distribution
of Perry Ellis and Perry Ellis Portfolio men's top
April 2006: Levi Straus & Co.
for the manufacture and distribution of Dockers
men's cloth outerwear in the United States and Mexico.
May 22, 2006: JAG Licensing LLC entered
into a license agreement to manufacture and distribute
JAG men's and women's swimwear and cover-ups in
the United States, Canada and Mexico.
January 2007: Falic Fashion Group,
LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Duty Free Americas,
Inc. As part of the transaction, Falic Fashion Group
agreed to purchase all rights, titles, interests,
certain intangible assets and inventory of the fragrance
business in a cash transaction of approximately
$63 million, subject to potential purchase price
adjustments for confirmation of inventory levels.