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.
Executives from Activision, Beanstalk’s Tinderbox and Lima Sky will discuss new trends in entertainment licensing at Nuremberg Toy Fair tomorrow.
The Beverly Hills Country Club has appointed KT Licensing to build a licensing program for the brand in Greater China.
The brand experience company Liquid Agency has hired Marie McNeely as its new global director of business development.
Penguin Licensing and Consumer Products is planning a consumer products program to celebrate the 100th anniversary of its Ladybird Books imprint in 2015.
Sprout will premiere the new live-action series “Zerby Derby” March 1, featuring a group of remote-controlled cars that live and play in a life-sized forest.
JELC has tapped Evans Lichfield to create a range of cushions illustrated with images from the Bamforth Vintage collection.
WWE has signed a three-year licensing deal with Brush Buddies for a collection of WWE Superstar toothbrushes.
Following its first pilot season last year, Amazon Studios has debuted a mix of comedy, drama and kids original pilots.
This year, the classic children’s book The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle is celebrating its 45th anniversary and JLG has planned a year of events.
DC Entertainment is offering a variety of heroic (and romantic) products at Hot Topic and Target in the U.S. for Valentine’s Day.
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