French designer Jean Charles de Castelbajac has signed a three-year licence agreement with US-based New Era to launch a new collection of fashion headwear for spring/summer 2007.
Fashion brand management group Marchpole Holdings Plc, of which Jean Charles de Castelbajac is a subsidiary, said the collection will be launched worldwide and will be globally distributed via the Marchpole/JCC and New Era international networks.

Marchpole Holdings executive deputy chairman, Michael Morris commented: "This agreement adds another important product line to the JCC portfolio and provides greater opportunity to raise the brand's awareness on the international fashion and sports stage."