As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Zodiak Media’s The Foundation has promoted Gwen Hughes to MD, following the departure of Vanessa Hill.
Diesel has launched a new DC Comics Super Heroes intimate collection for men in Europe in collaboration with Warner Bros.
Discovery Communications is showcasing several new t-shirt collections this week at MAGIC featuring some of its top shows.
Fox and Boom! Studios have announced plans for connecting chase covers for the upcoming Sons of Anarchy comic books.
Recording artist Ben Tankard has appointed SRG Ventures to build a licensing program around his new brand, Full Tank.
“Arthur” has joined the ranks of the children’s characters available on Percy3D’s digital party products.
Endemol North America has hired two new franchise managers to expand its brands in the region.
Hasbro has released a new toy line to accompany the debut of the new animated series “B-Daman Crossfire.”
Sony Pictures Television has tapped Rasta Imposta to create a Breaking Bad costume in time for Halloween.
A2 Entertainment has appointed V.I.P. Entertainment & Merchandising to represent its series “Stan Lee’s Mighty 7.”
Mantic Games got the $50,000 it need to create a new Mars Attacks! tabletop game after just 15 minutes on Kickstarter.
Silvergate Media has sold its preschool undersea adventure series “Octonauts” internationally.
Two prominent brand licensing execs from Viacom International Media Networks and Mattel delivered the closing keynote on day one of MIP Junior, focusing on the success of two very different and diverse franchises.
Jupi Corporation has tapped Icon Live to bring the Kardashian Kollection jewelry collection to the U.K. and EMEA.
Rainbow feted the 10th anniversary of its girls’ franchise Winx Club with a fashion-themed event during BLE in London.
kaboom! Entertainment has secured dedicated retail space in all of Canada’s 125 Target stores for its Treehouse Presents releases.
V&S Entertainment has appointed two new licensees in South Africa for Everything’s Rosie apparel, accessories and footwear.
Studio 100 and Namco Bandai Games are pairing for a new video game based on Studio 100’s Maya the Bee property.
Viacom International Media Networks and Twitter have inked to feature the beauty brand Essence in a Twitter Amplify campaign.
On Nov. 8, the U.K.’s Channel 5 named the greatest kids’ TV shows from the past 60 years, with many licensed brands finding their way onto the list.
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