License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
Christine Thomas, senior licensing executive, Entertainment One U.K. is the first recipient of LIMA U.K.’s Rising Star Award 2014.
SmileyWorld has launched a new kids’ fashion line for Fall 2014, marking the brand’s first major release into the Chinese children’s apparel market.
Cartoon Network and the CN show “Looney Labs” are now part of the Fluxx card game roster.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has partnered with Cineplex to bring the children’s film Slugterra: Return of the Elementals to more than 50 theatres across Canada.
Showtime, CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution will release a DVD set for the “Penny Dreadful” series on October 7.
Game makers USAopoly, under license from Hasbro, and Nickelodeon will release two Monopoly Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles board games this fall.
The producers of “Thunderbirds are Go” have released an exclusive image from the production of the brand-new series “Tracy Island.”
SEGA announces the release dates for its upcoming Sonic Boom video game series.
To promote the Marvel film Guardians of the Galaxy, customization company CafePress launched an extensive line of fan-generated apparel and consumer products.
License! Global, the official publication of Brand Licensing Europe, is calling for news for its exclusive Show Daily magazines.
Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has been appointed as the licensing agent for Over Active Imagination’s Enchantails brand.
Epic Rights and Yoko Ono will collaborate on a global branding and licensing program based on the career of John Lennon.
Bulldog Licensing Inc, the new U.S. arm of British agent Bulldog Licensing Ltd, s exhibiting at Licensing Expo for the first time this year.
Macy's Parade & Entertainment Group has appointed Nickelodeon character SpongeBob SquarePants as its 2014 Holiday Ambassador.
Fuhu, creator of the Nabi line of tablets for kids (including the DreamTab, created in partnership with DreamWorks Animation) is launching interactive toys called Morpho Pods.
Fisher-Price has teamed up with Ford for a Power Wheels vehicle inspired by the 2015 F-150 truck.
The Santa Clara Stadium Authority has signed a multi-year venue partnership for the Levi’s Stadium with Feld Motor Sports' Monster Jam events.
Janna Markle has joined licensing and brand extension agency Brand Licensing Team as executive director.
The National Retail Federation estimates that food sales will reach $6.2 billion ($68.16 per household) this Independence Day.
John Stanley will take on overall leadership of Warner Bros. Digital Distribution U.K. and Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K.
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