NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inter Parfums, Inc. (NASDAQ GS: IPAR) today announced that through its newly created subsidiary Interparfums Italia, it has entered into a 10-year exclusive global licensing agreement with Emanuel Ungaro for the creation, development and distribution of fragrances and fragrance-related products, under the Emanuel Ungaro brand. The International Class 3 agreement, which includes a five-year renewal option, also encompasses home fragrance, skin care, cosmetics and travel amenities, and goes into effect on January 1, 2022.
Jean Madar, Chairman & CEO of Inter Parfums, Inc. stated, “Ungaro is a legendary name synonymous with creativity, colors, signature cuts and patterns representing a best in class example of the intersection of Italian creativity and craftsmanship with French luxury and execution. Today, the brand is best known and most prized internationally, and such presence will remain our sales focus as we continue to produce and distribute the brand’s legacy scents, notably Diva. Come 2023, we plan to unveil a new fragrance incorporating disruptive design, driven by creativity, sustainability and authenticity.”
According to brand owner and tech entrepreneur, Asim Abdullah, “This agreement marks the beginning of a new era for Ungaro fragrances, which have a long and storied history. We look forward to reinforcing our brand’s beauty franchise under the direction, expertise and dedication of our friends at Inter Parfums, who will write this exciting new chapter.”
Founded in 1982, Inter Parfums, Inc. develops, manufactures and distributes prestige perfumes and cosmetics as the exclusive worldwide licensee for Abercrombie & Fitch, Anna Sui, Boucheron, Coach, Dunhill, Emanuel Ungaro, Ferragamo Graff, GUESS, Hollister, Jimmy Choo, Karl Lagerfeld, Kate Spade, MCM, Moncler, Montblanc, Oscar de la Renta, S.T. Dupont and Van Cleef & Arpels. Inter Parfums is also the owner of Lanvin fragrances and the Rochas brand. Through its global distribution network, the Company’s products are sold in over 120 countries.
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