Authentic Brands Group LLC is an American brand development and
licensing company based out of New York, NY. In conjunction with Leonard
Green & Partners, ABG's acquires, manages and builds value in consumer
brands. ABG owns such consumer brands as Juicy Couture, Jones New York,
Elvis Presley, Muhammad Ali, Marilyn Monroe, Michael Jackson, Prince
Tennis, Tapout, Hickey Freeman, Judith Leiber and several others.
Authentic Brands Group is a brand development, marketing and
entertainment company which owns a global portfolio of lifestyle,
sports, and celebrity and entertainment brands. Headquartered in New
York City, ABG manages, elevates, and builds the long-term value of a
portfolio of consumer brands by partnering with best-in-class
manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers.
Authenticity is in their company DNA. They seek global brands that
resonate across consumer markets. They are forging long-term
partnerships with industry and category experts and operators who share
ABG’s vision and approach towards expanding brand presence and driving
revenue. They are committed to transforming brands by delivering
compelling product, content, business, and immersive brand experiences
Learn more about Authentic
Brand Group at their website.
Hartmarx (HMX) sold most
of its assets to the New York-based Authentic Brands Group in 2012 for
an undisclosed price following Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.