The dream of one young man, his passion for comics and creativity has evolved into one of the world’s largest licensors and animation studios.
King Features has launched the first official Betty Boop online store in Japan in partnership with e-tail operator Myatt.
Brand Licensing Europe has teamed up with The Society of Product Licensors Committed to Excellence to present a new series of panel discussions for this year's Licensing Academy.
Chronicle Books is building a licensing program for the best-selling bedtime books Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site and Steam Train, Dream Train.
Bud Light has teamed with the Mad Decent Block Party music festival in the U.S. and Canada and created a line of limited edition Bud Light Festival Cans for the event.
Creative Toys Company is adding to the Spanish football team Atlético Madrid to its SoccerStarz range of collectible soccer figures.
Highlights for Children is planning a new publication–Highlights Hidden Pictures: A Coloring Book for Grown-Up Children.
Upper Deck has created a new card for a very special member of the Notre Dame Baseball team–Daniel Alexander, a 9-year-old battling cancer.
Two new limited edition tableware offerings from artist Jeff Koons are now available exclusively at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, Calif.
Clive Spink has taken over as chief executive officer of the New Zealand production company Pukeko Pictures, as current CEO Andrew Smith leaves.
Brand consultancy, Golden Goose has appointed Phillippa Green as its newest account director.
Target Corporation has named retail veteran Brian Cornell as the its new chief executive officer replacing longtime CEO Gregg Steinhafel, who departed May 5.
Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy exceeded the studio’s expectations in box office performance this past weekend and has the momentum to become a popular franchise.
Alleghany Capital Corporation has acquired Jazwares, a privately owned toy and consumer electronics company based in Sunrise, Fla.
Ben and Jewel Tankard of Bravo’s reality show “Thicker Than Water” now have a licensing and distribution agreement with NYS Collection Eyewear.
App development company iDevices and Jennie-O turkey are launching a Bluetooth thermometer and cooking app to help kitchens nationwide prepare better meals.
Licensing agency The Wildflower Group has expanded the licensing program for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum with three new licensees.
From the Simpsons to Sons of Anarchy, Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has proven it has the savvy instincts needed to develop a broad array of licensed apparel programs.
Global Brands Group, the new spin-off of sourcing and distribution company Li & Fung, has renewed and expanded its licensing arrangement with Disney Consumer Products.
Brand Licensing Europe is teaming up with a number of charities this year, including the Battersea Dogs & Cats Home, which will provide the event's first-ever mascot.
Some families have only scratched the surface of their back-to-school shopping lists as of mid-August, according to the National Retail Federation.
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