The anime series ‘Yo-Kai Watch’ has taken Japan by storm. Now the brand is looking west, with plans to launch across Europe, the Americas and Australia/New Zealand.
Epic Rights has secured a slate of new licensing partnerships for the rock band KISS in markets around the world.
More than 157 million Americans will celebrate Halloween this year, according to National Retail Federation’s Halloween Consumer Spending Survey, conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics.
Epic Rights partnered with Lucky Brand to develop a national apparel program featuring a slate of top-tier musical artists including KISS, Journey and Def Leppard.
Full-service, global branding, marketing and rights management company Epic Rights is heading into Brand Licensing Europe singing the praises of its red hot, perennial properties.
Classic character Garfield is traveling the globe with new promotions and merchandise in China, Japan, Brazil and a host of other regions around the world.
“Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions,” a live event celebrating the video game series, will arrive in the U.K. Dec. 20 following sold out performances across North America.
Following the Grateful Dead's 50th anniversary, designer Darren Romanelli has commissioned artists and brands to reinvent the classic Steal Your face visual.
Boutique apparel company Stance has launched the first seasonal sock collection created in partnership with pop star Rihanna.
Saks Fifth Avenue and the cast of the Fox series "Empire" unveiled their fashion collaboration at the retailer’s Fifth Avenue flagship in New York City.
Dickies has joined forces with country music star Canaan Smith to launch the new Dickies Denim Collection.
Live Nation Entertainment and youth media company Vice will develop and launch a new digital content platform delivering live music to online and mobile audiences.
Marley Coffee, the Bob Marley branded coffee brand created under license from 56 Hope Road, has partnered to distribute its coffees in Colombia and Mexico.
Platinum-selling singer and actor Ariana Grande has partnered with Luxe Brands to launch her first-ever fragrance.
Gwen Stefani has tapped the production companies Moody Street Kids and Vision Animation for a new TV series inspired by the singer and her sidekicks, the Harajuku Girls.
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.
Global Brands Group has named Jason Weisenfeld president of Seven Global, its recently announced joint venture with David Beckham and Simon Fuller.
Jesper Poulsen has been promoted to vice president of artist digital media and brand development at licensing agency Epic Rights.
Bulldog Licensing has announced a new collaboration with Iconic Images, an international photography owner and distributor in publishing and the contemporary art market.
Footwear retailer DSW has partnered with the Broadway's musical "Kinky Boots" to launch an exclusive capsule collection at a store in New York City.
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