top shadow

Trade Readers:
I am a Manufacturer’s Rep
I am a Distributor
I am a Textile Supplier
I am a Banker or Factor
I am an OEM Producer
I want to receive more info from this company about its products
I want to receive a catalog from this company
I want to learn more about carrying this brand in my store; have them contact me
I would like to become a manufacturer’s representative for this company; have them contact me
I want to comment on this brand
I am a store owner/buyer who would recommend this brand to other stores

Consumer Readers:
I am a consumer who wants to purchase garments from this company; have someone contact me
I am a consumer who wants to know how/where to purchase this product

I am a consumer who would like a consumer catalog, if you provide one
I am a consumer who would recommend this brand

current news

Hyp, Briefly Stated Sign ’Fifty Shades of Grey’

(Filed Under Licensing News). ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ licenses for North America have been granted to Hyp, for hosiery including stockings, garter sets and printed tights, and to Briefly Stated, for women’s daywear, loungewear and sleepwear, including sets, pajamas, sleep shirts, sleep pants, robes and underwear.

CopCorp Licensing president Carole Postal said the licenses (including a third to Freeze Clothing for adult men’s and women’s t-shirts, fashion knit tops, and hoodies) are the first that her firm has brokered for the steamy trilogy of best-selling books (Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker and Fifty Shades Freed) by British author E. L. James.

Hyp, founded in 1991, produces hosiery, underwear, hats and other accessories, under a variety of licensed and company-owned brands. Briefly Stated is a division of manufacturing giant Li & Fung. Freeze is a division of Central Mills.

“Interest in the Fifty Shades of Grey license has been extraordinary,” declared Postal. “Over the past two months since our appointment as North American agent was announced, we’ve worked closely with London-based global agent Caroline Mickler along with author E L James and her literary agent Valerie Hoskins to make sure we select the right licensing and retail partners for the brand. Fifty Shades fans will be pleased to know that Briefly Stated, Hyp, and Freeze are creating high-end quality products that are true to the brand, as conveyed by the books, and available soon in specialty and department stores.”

more Licensing News >>

Published 08-14-2012 by -

Related Articles

Hyp, Briefly Stated Sign ’Fifty Shades of Grey’
CopCorp: ‘50 Shades of Grey’ License Available

Comment on this article, brand or product

Disclaimer: The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of Bodymagazine or its staff.

NOTE: Your Email will not be displayed.

Follow BODY on:
twitter FaceBook RSS
Share this article on:
Digg Reddit Stumble

Contact Information: (718)676-4444
Copyright © 2017 Fashion Market Magazine Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
All photos Copyright © 2000-2018 Nick Monjo & Fashion Market Magazine Group. All rights reserved.
Please email any website related issues to
bottom shadow