Hugo Boss ( has announced it will be launching its first children’s collection, set to debut for Spring/Summer 2009.

Designed for children and teenagers aged 4 through 14, the Boss Orange Kidswear line will encompass upbeat clothing, shoes and accessories.

Distribution will target high-end multibrand retailers and the company’s own monobrand stores around the world. Boss Orange was created in 1999 as a causal menswear line, with the womenswear being introduced in 2005.