The dream of one young man, his passion for comics and creativity has evolved into one of the world’s largest licensors and animation studios.
Chicago saw a number of activations and slew of exclusive product for the he "Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead" show Independence Day weekend.
A new theme park inspired by the Moomim brand will open in Japan in 2017.
A year after announcing plans to launch an eponymous lifestyle brand, comedian and TV personality Ellen DeGeneres has launched ED by Ellen online.
U.S. teen retailer Aeropostale is expanding throughout Asia with new licensing agreements in India and Indonesia.
The Hurlingham Polo Association has appointed Pacific Licensing Studio to develop a range of clothing and luxury products across China and the South East Asia region.
Endemol Shine Group has promoted Marina Williams to chief operating officer of international operations.
Live Nation Merchandise is bringing its licensing business in-house in Mexico, with Janet Dwoskin, vice president of licensing, LNM, leading the charge.
Zodiak Kids has entered a development deal with Britt Allcroft Productions to reboot the '90s series "The Magic Adventures of Mumfie."
The University of Notre Dame has tapped Fermata Partners, a division of CAA Sports, to manage its trademark licensing program.
Costume manufacturer Rubie’s has acquired the British face mask company Mask-arade from its owners, Ray Duffy, Dean Walton and Chris O’Nyan.
VIZ Media has named Brad Woods as its chief marketing officer.
Mattel has launched a new app featuring its preschool franchise Fireman Sam.
Sesame Workshop has launched its on-demand video service, “Sesame Street Go,” on the streaming TV platform Roku.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment have launched three new entertainment destinations for Scooby-Doo, Looney Tunes and DC Kids.
Sony Pictures Television has picked up the new CGI preschool series featuring Dick Bruna’s classic character Miffy, for its preschool channel Tiny Pop.
Majestic Athletic and Liverpool Football Club have entered a new global apparel partnership.
The Joester Loria Group has been appointed by U.S. egg brand Eggland’s Best to extend and build the brand’s equity and increase awareness.
Koko Media has appointed Empire Multimedia as the licensing agent for Deer Little Forest in Southeast Asia and Greater China.
Knockout Licensing continues to add more licensees for Sony Pictures Television’s series “Outlander.”
Edutainment media company Super Sprowtz has appointed Brand Central to represent its brand for licensing.
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