Brand Licensing Europe hosted its biggest show ever this October, marked by increases in both the number of exhibitors and attendees.
In anticipation of its upcoming film Trolls, DreamWorks Animation has added a host of licensees across numerous categories.
Discovery Consumer Products has added a wide range of new licensing deals and expanded its existing partnerships in North America for the Discovery Kids brand.
Thousands of toys and games will be unveiled this weekend in New York City at the 113th North American International Toy Fair–the largest toy marketplace in the Western Hemisphere.
Normaal Animation, in partnership with Fleischer Studios and King Features, will produce a new animated TV series featuring classic cartoon character Betty Boop.
Senior licensing executives Jessica Blue of UBM Americas and Dianne Bellchambers of Moose Toys will host a session on brand licensing basics at New York Toy Fair this Saturday.
Spiffy Pictures has appointed HiHat Media and 9 Story Media to represent its new series “Nature Cat” for U.S. licensing and international distribution.
Nitro Circus has partnered with its co-founder Travis Pastrana, making Pastrana a fully sponsored Nitro Circus athlete and giving the company exclusive branding rights to his headwear and apparel.
Toys ‘R’ Us has promoted Joe Venezia to executive vice president, global store operations, effective Feb. 22.
Coburn Communication–a public relations, marketing and events agency–has appointed Christa Boeke as vice president, licensing.
Genius Brands International has signed two more licensing partners–Jaya Apparel and H.E.R. Accessories–for its new music and fashion-driven tween girls' brand, “SpacePop.”
Bulldog Licensing has signed yet another partner for Moose Toys collectible grocery-inspired brand Shopkins in the U.K and Eire.
Toy fair season culminates in New York City with an impressive slate of licensed merchandise on display.
Jakks Pacific has arrived at New York Toy Fair with a whole host of new licensed offerings for brands including Disney, Skechers, Nintendo, Marvel and more.
Viz Media has been appointed as the North American master merchandise licensee for the sci-fi/horror anime series "Terra Formars."
Flux Animation Studio has tapped Brandberry to develop its Furmaids property, which features magical animals that transform into animal/mermaid hybrids when they enter the water.
Kenneth Cole Productions has appointed Marc Schneider as chief executive officer. Kenneth Cole will continue as executive chairman and chief creative officer.
Portico is working with the design brand Lily & Val to develop a range of homewares in the U.K. featuring the brand's chalkboard art.
Bob Chapek, president of Disney Consumer Products, has been named as chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts, effective immediately.
U.S. video-on-demand online kids' service Kabillion has picked up two series from French producer and distributor Cyber Group Studios.
Nickelodeon revealed a roster of new series coming to the network this year and beyond in its annual Upfront presentation in New York City Wednesday.
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