The world's top publicly traded licensors, including Disney, PVH Corp. and Meredith, have not been immune to the turbulence that has struck global markets.
These recent deals and announcements highlight the diversity and vibrancy of licensed apparel at retail.
As fashion licensors, licensees and retailers from all over the world descend on Las Vegas for the MAGIC trade show, here are five trends that are driving the licensed apparel market.
Michael Francis, chief global brand officer at DreamWorks, has joined the board of directors of Xcel Brands.
Disney joins DreamWorks' adaptation of Roald Dahl's The BFG, Nick gets ready to open its first-ever flagship store, licensees lineup for Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron … these are the stories that shaped the week of April 20.
Verizon has teamed with DreamWorks and its multi-channel YouTube network AwesomenessTV to launch several new channels on its Internet-based content service.
DreamWorks' classic children’s character Noddy will return to television with a new series commissioned by France Television, and produced by Gaumont Animation.
Google has officially launched the new "YouTube Kids" app, designed to offer children safe and easy access to age-appropriate videos on the Internet platform.
2014 was year of big successes (Frozen), milestones (Hello Kitty’s 40th) and industry-changing innovations (3D printing). Here’s a recap of the news that shaped the year.
To borrow from a popular Internet-based TV series, streaming services are ‘the new black.’
Lionsgate has acquired the distribution rights to The Smosh Movie, based on the AwesomenessTV YouTube brand.
There are a multitude of reasons why a Hasbro/DreamWorks merger makes sense, not only from a financial viewpoint, but also from a practical business and synergistic perspective. Here are 10.
Brick-and-mortars are alive and well, but for a number of different reasons.
With digital devices now a daily presence in kids’ lives and new innovations like 3D printing entering the mainstream, technology is driving the toy category.
Here’s a breakdown of 15 trends to watch this year–five licensors, five categories and five properties.
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