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A new theme park inspired by the Moomim brand will open in Japan in 2017.
Dynamite has partnered with Surge Licensing and Homieshop for a new deal that will create the first-ever officially licensed Homies publications.
As its year-old publishing partnership with DC Thompson surpasses 300,000 copies sold, Penguin Random House is continuing to expand the range for the Dennis the Menace franchise from author Steven Butler.
Parragon, publishers of illustrated non-fiction books and creator of toys, games and gifts, announced that Claire Payne is joining its sales team as senior director of mass market sales.
The Wildflower Group has brokered a licensing agreement for Rodale and food delivery service Chef’d to be the official mail-order meal service for Rodale’s brands.
Papercutz, a children's graphic novel publishing company, has announced the debut of Nickelodeon magazine.
Disney Consumer Products released its gift guide featuring a cross section of new and exclusive products that will hit retail shelves this holiday season.
As part of her 60th birthday, creators of children's book character Miffy marked the occasion with the launch of www.miffyshop.co.uk.
In a mega-deal that brings together two prominent billion-dollar licensors, Sequential Brands has acquired Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia.
DC Thomson Publishing will become the new sponsor of the U.K. children’s channel CITV.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has partnered with NECA and Titan Books to promote the upcoming film Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
American Greetings Properties has inked a deal with Lion Forge Comics for new children’s titles based on Care Bears, Madball and “Packages from Planet X.”
Sequential Brands Group has announced several initiatives for a global relaunch of the company’s recently acquired brand The Franklin Mint.
Speakaboos has launched a range of new titles from The Jim Henson Company, HIT Entertainment and Scholastic Media/WestonWoods.
Jam Brands, in collaboration with Copyrights Group, will launch a licensing program for the lifestyle magazine Jits at Brand Licensing Europe next month.
The Jim Henson Company has signed a North American publishing agreement with Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing to create books for its preschool series “Doozers.”
First-time Brand Licensing Europe exhibitor, the creative licensing agency Iris, has signed a greeting card deal with The Great British Card Company.
The New York Times Company announced a new publishing agreement between the International New York Times and Republica to create a combined print edition in Nepal.
Dynamite Entertainment has teamed with Arcane Wonders to expand Arcane's tabletop fantasy game Mage Wars into multiple new product categories.
Boutique U.S. licensing agency Moxie & Company has signed a swath of new deals for its clients.
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