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Disney Consumer Products and Lucasfilm revealed some of the first global licensees signed on for the upcoming film Star Wars: Episode VII–The Force Awakens.
Marvel has teamed with Funko to create a subscription box service called Marvel Collector Corps.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, and the LEGO Group have unveiled their 2015 slate of LEGO video games.
European animation studio Rainbow has a launched new family attraction, the Rainbow Cartoon Lab, which shows children how an illustrated series is developed.
Carte Blanche Group has appointed Biplano to represent its classic Me to You property, and the brand's signature character, Tatty Teddy, in France.
Consumer Product Connection has tapped Bare Tree Media to develop digital goods including stickers and emoticons featuring the virtual pet app "Pou."
Design brand Tired Ted has bagged another licensing partner, with Cherry Orchard Publishing signing up for greetings cards.
Genius Brands International has appointed Jason Brumbaugh to the newly created position of vice president of digital.
NFL Players Inc. has released its first-ever Rising 50 list, which identifies the next crop of NFL players poised to break out and rank among top sellers of licensed merchandise.
Clipper Corp. has signed a licensing agreement with production company Notional to create a collection of kitchen products inspired by the cooking competition series "Chopped."
Turner Cartoon Network Enterprises and Premier Stage Productions have added more dates to the Bananas in Pyjamas U.K. live show.
Splash Entertainment has finalized international sales for its 3D feature film Dive Olly Dive and the Pirate Treasure.
Quill.com and NBCUniversal have extended their licensing partnership for the “The Office”-inspired Dunder Mifflin office products.
NBCUniversal is continuing to build on the success of its hit animated film Despicable Me 2 at retail.
Nottingham Forest has appointed Planeta Editorial to develop a range of Spanish titles for its Sendokai Champions brand worldwide.
Dentsu Entertainment has announced plans to adapt “The Little Battlers eXperience” for broadcast in the Americas.
HIT Entertainment and iStoryTime have launched the new digital storybook app, “Mike the Knight: Storybook Treasury.”
Warner Bros. has tapped the Southfork Bottling Company to launch a new brand of bourbon inspired by "Dalla's" J.R. Ewing.
Temple Street Productions has named Jcorp as the Canadian apparel licensee for the tween drama “The Next Step.”
Brand licensing agency Global Icons is the new exclusive worldwide representative for the Ironman endurance sports brand.
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