Zale and Jessica Simpson team up for jewelry line

Dallas -- Zale Corp. is teaming up with celebrity Jessica Simpson on an exclusive collection of diamond fashion jewelry. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Jessica Simpson, known as a pop music artist, actress and reality TV personality, has become quite successful in the fashion world. Her Jessica Simpson Collection, which sells shoes, clothing, fragrances and other goods, is said to be worth about $1 billion.

The collection will include rings, earrings, pendants and bracelets and will be sold at Zale stores in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. Jessica Simpson already sells shoes, apparel and other items under the Jessica Simpson Collection brand, which is estimated to be worth about $1 billion.

The jewelry is expected to be available at Zales stores, Zales Outlet stores and Peoples stores in October.