Brand Licensing Europe hosted its biggest show ever this October, marked by increases in both the number of exhibitors and attendees.
Nickelodeon has partnered with multiple licensees for products based on its series “Shimmer and Shine” across multiple categories.
Lisa Marks Associates has been appointed as the North American licensing agency for Perfetti van Melle’s Chupa Chups brand.
The National Retail Federation is projecting that U.S. retail sales will increase 3.1 percent this year, higher than the 10-year average of 2.7 percent (excluding automobiles, gas stations and restaurants).
British supermodel Jourdan Dunn has partnered with U.K. retailer Marks & Spencer to launch a children’s clothing range, Lil’ LonDunn.
9 Story Media Group has partnered with Scholastic and Netflix to produce a new version of the 1990’s animated series “The Magic School Bus.”
SmileyWorld has unveiled new products from its various licensees around the world including Nici, Noris Spiele, Creativamente, Trends International, Commonwealth and Just Funky.
Kidscreen has announced this year’s award winners for the best work in children’s television and digital media, including several top licensed brands, Tuesday, at the Kidscreen Summit.
Clementoni is launching a range of interactive games and puzzles based on the preschool series “Masha and the Bear.”
Based on the new, original story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II will be published by Scholastic, this July.
Working Partners, a Coolabi Group company, has inked a new deal with Orchard Books to publish Beast Quest for 10 more years.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association has unveiled details of its annual U.K. Licensing Essentials Course, which will take place May 7 in London.
Specialty retailer The Wet Seal has been purchased at auction by an affiliate of private equity investment firm Versa Capital Holdings.
Genius Brands International has appointed two new international sales agents to handle its growing portfolio of original television brands.
Universal Pictures has unveiled the new Fast & Furious 777 airliner in partnership with Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates.
Upper Deck has signed a long-term renewal with legendary basketball player Michael Jordan for collectibles and memorabilia.
Floor care brand Bissell has appointed IMC to expand its brand into a range of new product categories including home, DIY and automotive.
G-III Apparel Group has tapped Genesco to develop G.H. Bass men’s and women’s footwear in the U.S. and Canada.
The Jim Henson Company has teamed with the animation house Cyber Group Studios to co-finance and co-produce two new children’s series.
McDonald's is promoting Zodiak Kids’ children’s series “LoliRock” in France this month with a new Happy Meal offering.
The Winterthur Museum has tapped Art Needlepoint for a range of needlepoint designs inspired by the museums' drawings, prints and floor coverings.
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