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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.
Stern Pinball is planning a Mustang-themed pinball machine that will launch in 2014, as part of the Ford car’s 50th anniversary.
Guru Studio has signed a series of home entertainment and music deals for its Emmy-nominated preschool show “Justin Time.”
Zak Designs is getting ready for Marvel Entertainment’s The Amazing Spider-Man 2 with a line of mealtime products for kids.
U.K. toy store The Entertainer opened its first international location in Dubai last week.
Licensing and business development consultancy The Powell Group has formed a strategic partnership with marketing veteran Mario Kroll.
This year’s “Doctor Who” Christmas special will mark the end of the Eleventh Doctor, as Matt Smith is replaced by Peter Capaldi.
Frogmind has opened an e-commerce site for its game app “Badland,” as it launches the game into licensing with the help of agent 5th Wave Brands.
Walls 360 and Rubik’s Brand Limited are debuting their new Rubik's Cube “melted cube” wall graphics at CES in Las Vegas this week.
Bloomingdale's has collaborated with 48 top fashion designers to create a collection of one-of-a-kind football helmets.
Entertainment, licensing and merchandising PR agency miPR has launched a new standalone licensing division, miLicensing.
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