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.
DC Thomson Consumer Products has launched a limited edition range of The Beano Alphabet greetings cards and exclusive screen prints at The British Library.
UEFA Euro 2016 is among a raft of new brands joining the 200-strong lineup at this year’s Brand Licensing Europe, which will take place Oct. 7-9 at London’s Olympia.
Arait Multimedia and U.K. children’s channel Kix will include the Japanese animated show “Inazuma Eleven” on the station’s Epic Summer promotion this month.
Marvel has tapped Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, a division of Hachette Book Group, to develop book programs in conjunction with its upcoming films.
Golf lifestyle apparel company Loudmouth Golf is working with iZone Group to create a line of performance sunglasses.
Licensing industry veteran Michael Gottlieb has launched a new U.K.-based licensing consultancy, Sunny Side Up, to license iconic song lyrics.
Supermodel Alessandra Ambrosia and swimwear company The Lunada Bay have unveiled the new ále by Alessandra swimwear collection.
Fans of the Star Trek franchise can now pre-order the new Star Trek Original Phaser universal remote control from Firebox.
Apparel and manufacturing company Topson Downs has purchased a majority share of the Rachel Roy brand from The Jones Group.
To celebrate the 60th anniversary of rock ‘n’ roll, CandyRific has released M&M’s brand Elvis Talkers this month.
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