Stride Rite, the US children's footwear brand, announced its new licensing partnership with S. Goldberg & Co to develop and market an exclusive line of children's slippers. The agreement includes the license for the Stride Rite and Munchkin® brands. S. Goldberg, in business for more than 100 years, is one of the leaders in the children's slipper market in the United States and is also a major force in the global slipper market. The company produces and markets slippers for many well-known brands, including Warner Brothers, Sesame Workshop, itsy bitsy Entertainment, United Media, Scholastic Entertainment and Universal Studios.