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MTV and Aloft Hotels have launched an Asia Pacific edition of the talent show competition “Project Aloft Star.”
Imira Entertainment has taken worldwide distribution rights (excluding Austria and China) for the live-action series "Austrian Tom Turbo" (188 x 26).
Viacom has licensed some of its Nickelodeon shows to third-party stations across Europe this summer.
ThinkGeek will debut The Wand Company's latest Universal Remote Control–a Star Trek: The Original Series Phaser universal remote control at San Diego Comic-Con this week.
Uglydoll and DC Comics are showcasing their cross-over line, featuring Pretty Ugly characters styled as DC Comics superheroes, at Comic-Con this week.
The LEGO Systems booth at Comic-Con will feature life-sized LEGO models, sneak peeks of 2015 building sets, photo opps and content demos.
Clothing line Her Universe, along with retailer Hot Topic and media company Nerdist Industries, will hold their debut fashion show at Comic-Con Thursday.
U.K. trade distributors John Hornby Skewes and Nickelodeon will launch a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles musical instruments line in the fall.
Discovery Consumer Products has renewed its longstanding direct-to-retail partnership with Toys 'R' Us U.S. and Toys 'R' Us Australia.
Sequential Brands Group has announced several initiatives for a global re-launch of the company’s recently acquired brand the Franklin Mint.
This year, the classic children’s book The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle is celebrating its 45th anniversary and JLG has planned a year of events.
DC Entertainment is offering a variety of heroic (and romantic) products at Hot Topic and Target in the U.S. for Valentine’s Day.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has signed a slew of new deals for its boys’ property Slugterra in Turkey, Greece, South Africa and Latin America.
Dream Theatre has partnered with adidas to build the licensing presence of Real Madrid in India.
Bulldog Licensing has added the new design property It’s a Wild Life to its portfolio of brands in Europe and the U.S.
Dentsu Entertainment has announced plans to adapt “The Little Battlers eXperience” for broadcast in the Americas.
Color experts Pantone will showcase their new menswear collection this week at MAGIC.
Discovery Communications’ Discovery Kids brand will featured in a Wacky Pack Kid’s Meals promotion with Sonic Drive-In restaurants.
Ashley Wilde is planning a new bed linens line based on the organic patterns of Swedish designer Lotta Jansdotter.
A swath of big-brand companies are already slated to exhibit at Brand Licensing Europe this year, which will return to London’s Olympia Oct. 7-9.
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