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Royal chef Carolyn Robb has signed with TSBA Group to represent Carolyn Robb: The Royal Touch, a culinary and lifestyle brand, for global licensing.
Bulls Licensing will once again represent The Smurfs for licensing in the Nordic countries.
Pink Chillies has partnered with Playrific, publishers of children’s apps, for the “Pink Chillies: Magical Elephant Game.”
YouTube and Halfbrick, the Australian game developer behind mobile game “Fruit Ninja,” will produce a slate of original content for YouTube.
Food and beverage, beauty, music, publishing, sports and heritage are among the categories represented by more than 44 new exhibitors at this year’s BLE.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products announced the promotion two executives for its theme parks, resorts, touring exhibits and live shows.
Toys ‘R’ Us unveiled its lineup of exclusive merchandise for Comic-Con, which takes place July 9-12 in San Diego, Calif.
Parragon, publishers of illustrated non-fiction books and creator of toys, games and gifts, announced that Claire Payne is joining its sales team as senior director of mass market sales.
Foods manufacturer Bar-S Foods has partnered with McCormick Grill Mates to launch new smoked sausages with the flavors of Grill Mates Seasonings.
Boomerang has released “Make and Race,” the latest mobile app, in EMEA and Latin America.
Advanstar Licensing, organizers of Licensing Expo, saw another successful show earlier this month with a 33 percent increase in retail attendance.
Playing card company Caramundi is bringing its new Shuffle card game range to France.
Rick Van Brimmer of Ohio State University has been elected to succeed Sesame Workshop’s Maura Regan as chairman of the board of LIMA.
Canadian publishing group Editions AdA has secured the French-language rights to the first two novels in Robert Ricci Young Adult fantasy series The Red Harlequin.
MarVista Entertainment is expanding its distribution capabilities to sell its original and acquired content to digital platforms throughout North America.
Disney XD has launched the “Disney XD Grand Prix,” a racing game app for smartphones and tablets.
Mind Candy founder Michael Acton Smith is stepping down as chief executive officer of the company to take on a more creative role.
Hearst Brand Development has launched Seventeen magazine's first-ever apparel and accessories collection exclusively at Sears.
Lionsgate and online commerce company Alibaba Group have joined forces to launch a subscription TV and movie streaming service for mainland China.
Forsythe Cosmetic Group and its subsidiary Forsythe Licensing are planning a line of collegiate nail polish and nail art with Miss Fanatic.
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