New York, N.Y. (PRWEB) April 26, 2006
Global Design Concepts, Inc. a New York based accessory company specializing in fashion branded and character licensed backpacks, handbags, small leather goods etc. has partnered with Montreal’s Travelway Group International, leading manufacturer of sport bags, backpacks, luggage and business accessories to create a third and separate entity. The new joint venture will broaden each company’s reach in the others respective market. This partnership will be highlighted at the 2006 Luggage, Leathergoods, Handbags and Accessories Show (LLHA) held at the Toronto Congress Centre April 30-May 2.
Starting with the Holiday 2006 season, this enterprise will focus on the best both companies have to offer. The partnership includes various private label and licensed brands ranging from names like Renwick and North West Passage to character properties such as Dora The Explorer ™ and Sponge Bob Squarepants™.
“This joint venture will flourish due to the strength of both companies’ design, production, sourcing and sales talent and provide an even better service to the consumer,” said Dan Sabbah, President/ CEO of Global Design Concepts. Bruce Shadeed, Principal of Travelway Group International agrees saying, “We are determined to meet and surpass both the needs of our retailing partners and the expectations of our millions of customers.”
About the Companies:
Global Design Concepts Inc. was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in the heart of NYC’s garment district. A leader in the industry, GDC supplies backpacks, handbags, diaper bags, small leather goods etc. to retailers throughout the United States and Internationally. GDC also manages the accessory businesses for numerous retailers as well as for Entertainment companies like Nickelodeon™ and Disney™. For additional information, please contact Global Design Concepts main office at 877-318-3833.
Travelway Group International was founded in the early 1970's, and has steadily grown into one of the world's largest and most successful designers, manufacturers and distributors of luggage, business cases, backpacks, sports bags etc. Travelway handles multiple product lines for many of the world's leading retailers. In addition to manufacturing its own market labels, Travelway is licensing partners with companies such as Buxton™ and the NHL™. For additional information, please contact Travelway Group International’s Montreal office at 800-647-3130.