National Amusements, which has a controlling stake in both the CBS Corporation and Viacom, has requested that both companies’ board of directors explore the idea of a potential merger.
French animation production company Xilam has tapped licensee Gedis Newsstand to launch a third wave of “Oggy & the Cockroaches” collectible figures in Italy.
Viz Media has tapped licensing and brand management firm Evolution USA to serve as its new licensing agent in North America.
Fashion retailer H&M and WWF have partnered to launch a limited edition children’s apparel collection in support of the conservation organization’s work.
A+E Networks Brand Licensing and novelty retailer Spencer’s have joined forces to develop an exclusive line of products inspired by History Channel’s television series “Ancient Aliens.”
The Collegiate Licensing Company, an affiliate of IMG College, has teamed with fashion brand SnapSkull to create Snapback beanies for six California-based universities.
MGA Entertainment has signed a raft of licensing partners across Europe for its collectible toy line Num Noms.
DHX Media has partnered with Amazon Prime Video to air more than three dozen DHX Media kids’ shows to its subscribers in the U.K. and Germany.
Latina superstar Thalía Sodi has appointed Authentic Brands Group to manage her brand across the U.S., Latin America and Southeast Asia.
Ivanka Trump, the daughter of real estate mogul and presidential candidate Donald Trump, has signed two new deals to expand her eponymous lifestyle brand into fashion jewelry and baby accessories.
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