Meredith Corporation Announces License with FGX International for SHAPE Sunglass Line

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NEW YORK—Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP) announced a licensing agreement with FGX International, the owner and designer of Foster Grant eyewear.

Through the licensing agreement, FGX International will produce a co-branded sunglass line for the SHAPE brand—Foster Grant for SHAPE.

“Today’s announcement builds on the momentum of the SHAPE media brand and the successful launch of SHAPE’s first licensing program for women’s athleisure apparel,” said Elise Contarsy, vice president of Meredith’s Brand Licensing division. “Sunglasses and their accessories are a natural adjacency to our clothing program, and we look to add more adjacent product categories to extend the SHAPE brand reach.”