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Canadian animation studio Rainmaker Entertainment has appointed former Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer executive Steve Hendry to its board of directors.
The Museum of London has appointed Richard Sweet as its new director of enterprise.
To celebrate the 60th anniversary of rock ‘n’ roll, CandyRific has released M&M’s brand Elvis Talkers this month.
Art licensing firm MGL has added artist Katarina Sokolova to its roster.
American Greetings Properties has inked a deal with Lion Forge Comics for new children’s titles based on Care Bears, Madball and “Packages from Planet X.”
Accessories Innovations is ready for the back-to-school season with themed backpacks for Nickelodeon, Hasbro, Disney and Mattel.
Peavey Electronics and Diamond Comic Distributors will give away a limited edition 2014 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles guitar from Peavey at San Diego Comic-Con.
Fam Brands' apparel brand Marika has released Marika Curves, a line of plus-size activewear.
The U.K.'s Institute of Contemporary Arts and Polka Children’s Theater are planning special events to celebrate the 100th birthday of Moomin creator Tove Jansson.
SmileyWorld, OuiDo! Productions and international brand manager PGS are teaming up to launch an original, animated TV series for kids 4- to 7-years-old featuring the Smiley brand.
Shout! Factory and ITVS GE have announced a distribution agreement for more than 30 cinema classics.
JELC has signed on to represent sugarcraft artist and author Lindy Smith, and plans to showcase the brand at BLE.
The Topps Company has made its first foray into the home décor category with a collection of more MLB art prints.
Zodiak Kids has teamed up with Paul Dennicci for the first-ever range of Mister Maker apparel.
DHX Media and S2BN Entertainment have teamed up for the first-ever “Yo Gabba Gabba! Live!” holiday show.
Perpetual Licensing has tapped Empire Multimedia to act as a sub-agent for lifestyle brand Bottom Crawlers in Asia.
Exim Licensing Group’s technology division, Exim Tech, has announced a new alliance with app developer Yuisy.
Saban Brand’s programming block on The CW, Vortexx, will launch a new lineup Saturday with three new shows.
The watchmaker Bulova has become the official timekeeper of the English Premier League football club Manchester United.
Babies ‘R’ Us has introduced Sadie & Scout, a new collection of bedding and room décor for infants.
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