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Independent television company, MarVista Entertainment, will distribute two Hallmark Channel original movies, “ When Sparks Fly” and “The Nine Lives of Christmas” this year.
Candle company PartyLite had unveiled its new designer collection from celebrity stylist Jonathan Adler.
IMC has launched its own influencer marketing division, built on the platform established by its sister company, Vibrant Nation.
SmileyWorld has partnered with fashion handbags licensee Guangzhou Qiankun to release a new collection of handbags and accessories in China later this year.
Kellogg’s will release its limited-run cereal Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Chocolatey Almond Cereal to supermarkets nationwide.
Hollister and “Pretty Little Liars” star Lucy Hale will release a limited-edition capsule collection on August 8.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products is partnering with Pottery Barn and other licensees with DC Comics-inspired school supplies.
Target Corporation has named retail veteran Brian Cornell as the its new chief executive officer replacing longtime CEO Gregg Steinhafel, who departed May 5.
Designer brand Versace 19.69 Italia has signed with Those Licensing People as its exclusive licensing agent in the U.K.
Interactive mobile company King Digital Entertainment and its game Candy Crush Saga will launch its first U.K. collection of candies, in partnership with Spun Candy.
MEGA Brands and Ubisoft are teaming to create a new line of collector construction sets based on “Assassin’s Creed.”
The Toy Industry Association gave its predictions for the trends that will drive the toy industry this year.
DHX Media has appointed Paul Keech as its new creative services director.
Bandai has launched the toy line for the latest iteration of Saban’s Power Rangers, “Power Rangers Super Megaforce."
Allison Lort has joined licensing agency Brandgenuity as director of business development.
Celebrity interior designer and TV personality Jennifer Adams has teamed up with Fizzion to develop a line of home cleaning products.
Nickelodeon has picked up “Alvinn!!! and The Chipmunks” for more than 70 Nickelodeon channels internationally.
Aurora World’s YooHoo & Friends brand will serve as the exclusive sponsor of the Children's Zoo at the Chessington World of Adventures Resort in Surry.
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