Xcel Allies with Furniture Brands for Isaac Mizrahi Home Line
NEW YORK-Xcel Brands, parent company of the Isaac Mizrahi brand, has signed an exclusive license agreement with Furniture Brands International for a line of furniture under the Mizrahi label.
Under this agreement, Furniture Brands will both manufacture and distribute the collection, which will be called Home Isaac Mizrahi. A joint statement from Xcel, Isaac Mizrahi and Furniture Brands said the collection is slated to appear in 100 Thomasville stores and better department stores beginning in spring 2014.
Robert D'Loren, Xcel's chairman and CEO, said, "This license is a cornerstone of our growing home business."
Kathy Veltri, president of Thomasville, said, "This collection will bring a colorful, yet classic, home presentation to the marketplace."