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.
Author Sandra Magsamen has signed five new partners for her eponymous lifestyle brand including the Oprah Winfrey Network and 1-800-Flowers.
GBG Accessories Group, a subsidiary of Global Brands Group, has picked up the rights to the Kate Spade New York brand for a range of accessories.
David Beckham has launched a joint venture with Global Brands Group to develop a global lifestyle brand for the soccer star.
Entertainment One Licensing has unveiled new consumer products and broadcasting deals for "Peppa Pig" in Asia.
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.
The new spin-off company of sourcing and distribution group Li & Fung Limited–Global Brands Group–made its debut on the Hong Kong stock exchange Thursday.
Multi-national sourcing and distribution group Li & Fung has taken the next step in its plans to split off its brands and licensing business.
Li & Fung Limited announced that it is considering spinning off its brands and licensing businesses into a standalone unit.
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