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Sophia Jansson, creative director of Moomin Characters, will give the keynote address at Brand Licensing Europe's Licensing Academy Oct. 14.
Wizards of the Coast and Viz Media are developing The Art of Magic: The Gathering–Zendikar, an art book featuring the strategy card game Magic: The Gathering.
Penguin Ventures is expanding its partnership with Start Licensing to include representation of its wholly owned properties.
Jessica Eriksson has been appointed to the newly created position of licensing manager at Saltkråkan–The Astrid Lindgren Company.
MGL Licensing has signed a number of new deals for the artists and design brands it represents including Katarina Sokolova, "Cat & Dog" and Valentina.
The U.K.'s Channel 4 has commissioned an animated special based on the popular illustrated children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, published by Walker Books.
RJM Licensing has been appointed by NorthSouth Books to represent The Rainbow Fish book series for licensing in the U.S. and Canada
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network has launched O Store, an online retail destination for exclusive OWN and Oprah merchandise alongside lifestyle content.
Writer and publisher Alison Green has partnered with illustrator Jo Rose to create a picture book for the Deer Little Forest brand.
Tim Collins, head of brands for DC Thomson will be leaving the company.
LA streetwear label Joyrich has launched its first collaboration with lifestyle brand Playboy.
Random House is planning a 50th anniversary book for ITV Studios Global Entertainment's Classic Thunderbirds
Snowman Enterprises and the Intu Trafford Centre have struck a partnership for Christmas 2014.
The Beano has created a bespoke 32-page collector’s edition comic book that will be available exclusively in the The Daily Mirror and Trinity Mirror Nov. 1.
HBO has announced a global partnership with Running Press for books and mini-kits inspired by the TV series “Game of Thrones.”
Metrostar, licensing agent for Macmillan Children’s publishing brand Dear Zoo, has signed a raft of new licensing deals in support of the pop-up book.
BBC One and BBC Drama have commissioned an exclusive adaptation of J.K. Rowling's first adult novel, The Casual Vacancy.
Lawless Entertainment has tapped Big Jump Productions to find financing to develop an animated series based on the book-based property, "Surf Sharks."
The London Taxi Company, the only manufacturer of the iconic British black cab, has inked a deal with IglooBooks for a range of titles featuring London Taxis.
Viz Media has been named the North American master merchandise licensee for the graphic novel and manga series JoJo’S Bizarre Adventure.
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