Kathy Ireland launches pet products
Retail Editor 5 -- Home Textiles Today, January 23, 2014
San Rafael, Calif. - Kathy Ireland, who has long prided herself on offering solutions for families, now extends her expertise to parents of four-footed children, otherwise known as pets.
Her new line of pet products, called kathy ireland Loved Ones, was unveiled at yesterday's International Home + Housewares Show preview and is the result of a long-term exclusive licensing agreement between Ireland and Worldwise, a consumer pet products company.
The line will include beds, bowls, pet toys, collars, leashes and travel bags in patterned and solid fabrics.
kathy ireland Worldwide tops $2 billion in licensed products annually, according to Forbes Magazine.
Worldwise manufactures products for brands The SmartyKat, TrustyPup, PoochPlanet and Petlinks brands and uses natural, recycled, reclaimed and certified organic material.
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