The Country Music Association is working to build awarenss of the plethora of licensing opportunities the genre presents.
UCLA will offer a new licensing course in association with LIMA called “Licensing Entertainment" starting Jan. 6.
The Polaroid Fotobar is expanding its experiential retail concept with the opening of seven micro-retail locations in select Westfield Malls throughout California.
Australian automaker GM Holden has appointed TPF as the global licensing agent for its stable of brands including Holden, Holden Special Vehicles and the Holden Racing Team.
The work of best-selling author and illustrator Nancy Tillman will be featured in a number of licensed programs in 2015 in anticipation of her new book launch.
The National Gallery Company will work with craft, fabric and thread specialist DMC to develop a licensed range of National Gallery needlecraft kits.
E-commerce solutions provider Powertex Group is planning a Honda Powersports online store and new Honda Powersports-branded merchandise.
Toys ‘R’ Us has appointed Michael Melzer as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Central Europe.
Paul Frank announced a partnership with Scottish R&B singer/songwriter and Elton John protégé Tallia Storm, who will be featured in the U.K. Pajammin campaign.
America Greetings Properties’ Care Bears and Sanrio’s Little Twin Stars have opened a co-branded café in Hiroshima Parco, one of Japan’s largest shopping centers.
Planeta Junior and Studio 100 International have named Spanish toy manufacturer, Famosa as the worldwide master toy partner for the Heidi brand.
JCB Kids and Amscan have signed a multi-year deal for a complete range of My First JCB-branded partyware.
Stern Pinball is planning a Mustang-themed pinball machine that will launch in 2014, as part of the Ford car’s 50th anniversary.
Toyota and Walt Disney Studios’ The Muppets have teamed up to promote the new Toyota Highlander and the March 21 feature film premiere of Muppets Most Wanted.
C3 Entertainment licensee RRParks Cards is planning an extensive Three Stooges trading card set.
Energizer Holdings is planning to separate its household products and personal care divisions into two independent, publicly traded companies.
Procter & Gamble boasts a portfolio of 300 brands and ranks as one of the top licensors in the world with an unlimited potential for future growth.
Major League Baseball, the New York Yankees and Highland Mint have created a Derek Jeter coin program to celebrate the final season in Jeter’s 20-year baseball career.
Peavey Electronics and Diamond Comic Distributors will give away a limited edition 2014 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles guitar from Peavey at San Diego Comic-Con.
Target Corporation has named retail veteran Brian Cornell as the its new chief executive officer replacing longtime CEO Gregg Steinhafel, who departed May 5.
Epic Rights, the global branding and merchandising agency representing KISS, has signed a new t-shirt deal with Major League Baseball and apparel licensee Liquid Blue.
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