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As the National Football League prepares to kick off the 2016-17 season, Natara Holloway of the NFL shares how the organization has changed its merchandising initiatives based on its consumers’ needs.
Mattel has unveiled its holiday toy list, featuring a slate of new products for brands including Barbie, DC Super Hero Girls, Hot Wheels and more.
Cherokee Global Brands, in partnership with Ahold Czech Republic, has launched a range of Cherokee-branded products in 80 locations of Ahold’s hypermarket retail chain Albert.
Authentic Brands Group has tapped Cosi Games to create and launch “Muhammad Ali: Puzzle King,” the official mobile game for the late boxing legend.
“Pingu,” a British-Swiss TV series created in 1986, will launch an exclusive capsule collection in collaboration with British designers Phiney Pet and The Rodnik Band.
Sears has revealed its plans to expand its apparel offerings with the launch of Showcase at Sears, a shop-in-shop experience featuring more than 10 brands from Europe and Latin America.
Character World has appointed Tony Lewis to the role of U.K. sales director.
Nitro Circus has partnered with Savvi, a manufacturer of printed entertainment products, to feature the sports entertainment brand and its lineup of athletes on a number of new products.
Entertainment One has partnered with a three licensees to create new products inspired by the animated series “Ben & Holly’s Little Kingdom” in Brazil.
Authentic Brands Group’s global racquet sports brand, Prince, has extended its partnership with three-time World Champion squash player Ramy Ashour as a global brand ambassador.
U.K.-based high street retailer The Entertainer will open a new store April 2 at the Orchards Shopping Centre in Hayward Heath, U.K.
Viacom International Media Networks has secured multiple sales around the world for several of its recent Nickelodeon shows.
Disney has tapped licensee Cartamundi for a two-in-one card game and snap game inspired by Disney’s Princesses and Disney Pixar’s Cars.
Hasbro, in collaboration with brands featured in the latest Monopoly Empire game, celebrated World Monopoly Day (and the brand’s 81st birthday), March 19.
Moomin Characters and Bulls Press, in partnership with Roleff Kråkström and Gustav Melin, have founded a new literary rights and brand licensing agency, Rights & Brands.
FC Barcelona has partnered with Nordcurrent, a developer and publisher of free-to-play games, to release an exclusive update for “Cooking Fever” based on the football club.
Valentina has partnered with Euromoda for a new bedding range inspired by her new Épale! collection, in a deal brokered by MGL Licensing.
The Endemol Shine Group has officially launched AwesomenessTV in the U.K., Spain, France, Germany and Brazil.
Kidz Bop has partnered with Live Nation to add additional summer dates to its “Life of the Party” U.S. tour.
Universal Music Group has appointed Mat Vlasic as chief executive officer of global merchandising for Bravado after the departure of Tom Bennett.
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