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7-Eleven has teamed with Mondelēz International's Sour Patch Kids candy brand to introduce the new Slurpee flavor, Sour Patch Watermelon.
Perfetti Van Melle’s Chupa Chups brand is getting a dedicated confectionery shop-in-shop in a new deal with IT’SUGAR retail locations.
Royal chef Carolyn Robb has signed with TSBA Group to represent Carolyn Robb: The Royal Touch, a culinary and lifestyle brand, for global licensing.
Foods manufacturer Bar-S Foods has partnered with McCormick Grill Mates to launch new smoked sausages with the flavors of Grill Mates Seasonings.
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.
Leading international food retailers Delhaize Group and Royal Ahold are merging.
TGI Fridays has introduced of a new line of snacks featuring nuts, pretzels, crackers and seeds in the tradition of happy hour pub mixes.
Spirits company Wicked Tango and sports-entertainment brand Nitro Circus have signed an agreement that will see both companies enter into a fully integrated sponsorship arrangement.
The Beef Jerky Outlet has unveiled The Experience, a mobile store that will bring the brand out of the store and onto the streets.
C3 Entertainment is teaming up with Legendary Burgers to develop The Three Stooges Burger House restaurants, blending the iconic Three Stooges brand with American comfort food.
It’Sugar will introduce a line of “Saturday Night Live”-themed candy and novelty items celebrating 40 years of the TV show.
Beach products manufacturer JGR Copa will develop a collection of beach accessories for beer brands Corona, Modelo Especial and Pacifico.
Sanrio has partnered with a selection of Los Angeles’ hottest foodie spots to launch Hello Kitty’s Hungry Hunt.
Rocket Licensing has brokered a deal that will see the Very Hungry Caterpillar featured in an on-pack promotion of Cawston Press fruit juices.
Hearst Magazines International and Marka PJSC announced plans to launch the world’s first Harper’s Bazaar Café.
FremantleMedia North America has tapped EVine Live to launch a new food-based TV series featuring seafood and other items inspired by the reality series “Deadliest Catch.”
Weight Watchers has launched its new line of cereals (which debuted at select retails in the U.S. in October 2014) at grocers nationwide.
Novelty manufacturer BigMouth has unveiled a series of new licensing deals for products including pool floats, mugs, string lights and more.
The first-ever Kwik-E-Truck opened for business at SXSW Interactive last weekend and served more than 3,400 free Kwik-E-Mart Squishees to festivalgoers over two days.
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