License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
Crown Crafts Infant Products expanded its licensing agreement with Carter’s for bed sets and décor.
CBS Consumer Products and Poppy, the Young Readers imprint of Little, Brown Books, will release the full-length novel based on The CW's “Reign” series.
TV Tokyo has announced a licensing agreement, giving Chinese game platform Shenzhen iDreamSky Technology permission to create mobile games for China and other Asian territories.
Global energy, grains and food company CHS will start a college sports sponsorship platform with 24 Division 1 universities, in a deal by Learfield Sports.
The 45th anniversary season of “Sesame Street” will premiere September 15 on PBS Kids.
Discount variety store chain Dollar Tree has acquired rival discount store chain Family Dollar Stores, becoming the largest discount retailer in North America.
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.
It’Sugar has released a new collection of Marilyn Monroe-inspired candy and gifts in partnership with Authentic Brands Group.
Ravensburger has signed on to create puzzles and jigsaws for the CBeebies preschool series “Woolly and Tig.”
October’s Brand Licensing Europe event is coming up quickly, and License! Global is already preparing its coverage.
Jeffco Fibres has signed a deal with The Sun Products Corporation for Snuggle-branded bedding.
British art and greeting brand Impossimals has teamed up to develop an animated preschool series.
Saban Brands’ Paul Frank brand has partnered with the Institute of American Indian Arts for a collaboration with four Native American designers.
A2 Entertainment has appointed V.I.P. Entertainment & Merchandising to represent its series “Stan Lee’s Mighty 7.”
Performance wear brand Aertex is celebrating its 125th anniversary and looking to licensing for the next 125.
Saban Brands has tapped Signorelli for a line of Paul Frank women's and junior’s fashion tops in the U.S.
d-Rights and Nelvana Enterprises have tapped Rising Star Games for the first-ever Beyblade game or Nintendo 3DS.
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