Preparations are well underway for the 35th edition of Licensing Expo, with a host of new brands already set to exhibit and a new Sports section planned for the show floor.
Sony Music will co-host the Licensing Expo Opening Night Party and present popular girl group Fifth Harmony as the special guest performer.
Five iconic British institutions will be exhibiting at Licensing Expo this year for the first time including The Royal Ballet and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust.
The Bologna Licensing Trade Fair will return for its eighth edition March 30 to April 1, running parallel to the Bologna Children's Book Fair.
Licensing Expo 2015 will add new international pavilions and see increased representation from countries including Mexico, India, China, Japan and the U.K.
The 112th North American International Toy Fair booked a record-breaking 421,300-square-feet of exhibit space last week in New York City and 4 percent more licensors.
The deadline to enter the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association 2015 Licensing Excellence Awards is Monday, March 2.
Country music star, Food Network host and cookbook author Trisha Yearwood has partnered with Klaussner Home Furnishings for her first home collection.
Palmer Cash unveiled the first Funyuns t-shirt line for fall/winter at the MAGIC trade show this week.
Adidas A.C Milan, Chelsea Football Club, FIFA, Automobil Lamborghini and Moto GP are among the 180 companies already signed up to exhibit at this year’s BLE.
UBM Advanstar, the producer of the MAGIC, has entered into a strategic alliance with the Eurovet/CurveExpo to create a jointly owned new swimwear and lingerie show.
Debenhams, Matalan, Card Factory and Blue Inc have joined the roster of top retailers participating in BLE Retail Mentoring Programme.
Disney Junior has signed a new a new broadcast distribution agreement for Saban Brands’ “Julius Jr.” in Italy.
Veteran illustrator Phil Marden has signed a number of new deals for his humorous conceptual illustrations.
Tickets are now on sale for Stan Lee's Comikaze the largest multi-media, pop culture convention in the LA.
TSBA Group, global licensing agent for energy company Shell, is exhibiting the brand’s heritage and modern aspects across two booths at Licensing Expo.
ThinkGeek will debut The Wand Company's latest Universal Remote Control–a Star Trek: The Original Series Phaser universal remote control at San Diego Comic-Con this week.
As the fashion industry’s biggest trade event heads into another season, License! Global takes a look at current trends and major merchandising programs in licensed apparel.
DC Thomson Consumer Products will be presenting its portfolio of iconic brands and a range of third-party properties at Brand Licensing Europe next week.
Character Arts has appointed Brands with Influence to manage the merchandise and licensing of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer in the U.K.
The winner of the License This! competition for new creative concepts was chosen Thursday in front of a live judging panel on the last day of Brand Licensing Europe.
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