This comprehensive guide to the world’s largest licensors provides retail sales data and trends for licensors in all sectors.
Food and beverage, beauty, music, publishing, sports and heritage are among the categories represented by more than 44 new exhibitors at this year’s BLE.
Foods manufacturer Bar-S Foods has partnered with McCormick Grill Mates to launch new smoked sausages with the flavors of Grill Mates Seasonings.
Boomerang has released “Make and Race,” the latest mobile app, in EMEA and Latin America.
Apple has overtaken Google to reclaim the title of “world’s most valuable brand” in the 2015 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands report.
Restaurant chain Red Robin has unveiled a menu lineup inspired by the July 1 release of Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions’ Terminator Genisys.
The Wildflower Group has brokered a licensing agreement for Rodale and food delivery service Chef’d to be the official mail-order meal service for Rodale’s brands.
Phone accessories company Ecell Global entered an agreement with One Direction and Global Merchandising Services for manufacturing and online distribution of phone and tablet cases.
Licensing agency TLC announced the expansion of the J is for Jeep brand into a new collection of baby strollers for the North American market.
Disney Consumer Products released its gift guide featuring a cross section of new and exclusive products that will hit retail shelves this holiday season.
Novelty retailer Spencer's will carry a “Batman: Arkham Knight”-inspired clothing collection to coincide with the video game launch.
Boutique U.S. licensing agency Moxie & Company has signed a swath of new deals for its clients.
The University of California has extended its partnership with The Collegiate Licensing Company, an affiliate of IMG, through 2017.
McDonald's USA is bringing back its Happy Meal Books program in partnership with HarperCollins Children's Books.
All American Licensing & Management Group has tapped Bow Wow Pets to develop a line of pet products featuring the Dog for Dog charity.
BBC Worldwide Australia & New Zealand has partnered with BabyLove to launch a range of "Charlie and Lola"-branded training pants.
In a move to build its digital content platforms, U.S. telecommunications firm Verizon has acquired online media company AOL for approximately $4.4 billion.
Fashion retailer Express, in partnership with Universal Pictures and Gold Circle Entertainment, launched a dual-gender clothing collection based on the film Pitch Perfect 2.
Hello Kitty will encourage fans to do #OneKindThing in a Kindness Garden pop-up at the MCM Comic-Con in London May 22-24.
Tack Room Essentials, manufacturer of the Tackbox equestrian brand, has appointed Brand Brilliant Consulting as its licensing agent.
Walmart Stores' board of directors has promoted former board vice chairman Greg Penner to the role of board chairman, effective immediately.
©2015 ADVANSTAR COMMUNICATIONS INC. All rights reserved.