New Balance Names Licensing Partner

New Balance Names Licensing Partner
New Balance sandal

New Balance announced on Tuesday that the firm has tapped Boston-based Klone Lab LLC, as the new U.S. licensing partner for all sandals and slides. The agreement is effective January 2010.

Klone Lab has worked with various other footwear brands including Speedo, Reef, Timberland and Converse. The company will launch a collection of New Balance slides and sandals for the spring ’10 season, followed by kids’ and wellness footwear for spring ’11.