As MAGIC, the fashion industry’s biggest trade event, heads into another season, License! Global takes a look at current trends in licensed apparel.
Global Brands Group, the new spin-off of sourcing and distribution company Li & Fung, has renewed and expanded its licensing arrangement with Disney Consumer Products.
Disney Consumer Products has unveiled a full lineup of back-to-school items featuring top Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars characters.
Random House Children’s Books will launch a new chapter book series featuring Anna and Elsa, from the Disney film Frozen.
Character World is expanding and moving up the release of bedroom textiles and accessories based on the Disney animated film Frozen in time for Christmas.
Disney has launched "Line: Disney Tsum Tsum," a free puzzle app from Japan on mobile devices globally, along with a line of Disney Tsum Tsum stackable soft toys.
Snap Creative and its in-theater division SnapCo are planning five promotional toy programs at movie theaters worldwide this summer.
Disney has teamed up with the city of New Orleans, La., for a summer tourism campaign featuring Princess Tiana.
Disney is teaming up with Change4Life in the U.K. for a campaign to encourage children to meet the minimum 60 minutes of exercise they need each day.
A raft of brands are set to make character appearances and host activities at the annual U.K. kids’ festival LolliBop, Aug. 15-17.
Egmont U.K. is planning a new monthly magazine based on Disney’s interactive video game Disney Infinity that will debut in February.
D23, the official Disney fan club, is already busy planning the next D23 Expo, which will take place in Anaheim, Calif., Aug. 14–16, 2015.
Disney is ramping up its Star Wars efforts with the announcement of “Star Wars Rebels,” a new animated television series.
Disney has teamed with Birds Eye frozen vegetables (owned by Pinnacle Foods) to encourage kids to eat more vegetables.
The Mary Blair Estate has appointed Firefly Brand Management to bring the art of Disney artist Mary Blair to licensing.
Stella McCartney has teamed up with Disney to create a Stella McCartney Kids capsule collection inspired by the upcoming film Maleficent.
Random House Children’s Books is kicking off the new year with a raft of new titles based on its top children’s characters, TV shows and movies.
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