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Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products, in partnership with Entertainment Retail Enterprises, has opened its newest Nickelodeon Store in the Dubai Mall.
Paws Inc. has tapped International Pet Group to create and distribute a range of pet products inspired by Garfield.
St Andrews Links Trust has renewed its agreement with CPLG to oversee the global licensing program for the 600-year-old Scottish golf course complex.
The Endemol Shine Group has launched a new game studio and publishing label, titled Good Catch.
Turner Asia Pacific has selected Eric Lee to lead its growing location-based entertainment business for the region, effective immediately.
Cartoon Network has launched a new mobile game, titled “Cartoon Network Superstar Soccer Goal!!!”
Popeye Magazine, published by Magazine House in Japan under license from King Features, has released a special issue celebrating the magazine’s 40th anniversary.
Toon Goggles has tapped CozyPhones to create a new range of headphones featuring its animated series “Eddie is a Yeti.”
Five Below, a pre-teen and teen value retailer, will open its 500th store in Trexlertown, Pa., Sept. 9.
Edge Brands has partnered with PTX Performance Products to distribute their products in North America.
Universal has tapped Desert Owl Games to create “The Huntsman: Winter’s Curse,” a role-play game with collectible card game elements, for Windows, Mac and PlayStation 4.
Michael Phelps, in partnership with Aqua Sphere, has unveiled the first-ever limited edition MP brand USA Competition kit.
Los Angeles-based animation studio OddBot has partnered with the Art of Daryl Slaton, creator of Tails of Whimsy, to develop the property into an animated TV series.
Margaritaville Enterprises, the tropical lifestyle brand inspired by Jimmy Buffet, has tapped Canada-based Brick Brewing Co. to bring a line of canned margarita coolers to Beer Store locations across Canada.
UBM, the parent company of License! Global, Licensing Expo and MAGIC, has acquired Business Journals Inc., a producer of fashion trade shows, for $69 million in cash.
Mattel has partnered with U.K.-based Rainbow Designs to launch a new baby and infant range inspired by “Thomas & Friends.”
Hot Topic has partnered with Her Universe to launch a new fashion collection inspired by Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Sony Pictures Television has tapped Andover Fabrics for a fabrics range inspired by its TV property “Outlander,” in a deal brokered by Knockout Licensing.
Investment firm Lion Capital has acquired a minority interest in Authentic Brands Group from certain of ABG’s existing shareholders.
Billabong has appointed Mood Media, a leader in customer experience design, to develop customized sound and scent profiles for a number of its flagship stores.
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