The dream of one young man, his passion for comics and creativity has evolved into one of the world’s largest licensors and animation studios.
Chicago saw a number of activations and slew of exclusive product for the he "Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead" show Independence Day weekend.
A new theme park inspired by the Moomim brand will open in Japan in 2017.
A year after announcing plans to launch an eponymous lifestyle brand, comedian and TV personality Ellen DeGeneres has launched ED by Ellen online.
U.S. teen retailer Aeropostale is expanding throughout Asia with new licensing agreements in India and Indonesia.
The Hurlingham Polo Association has appointed Pacific Licensing Studio to develop a range of clothing and luxury products across China and the South East Asia region.
Endemol Shine Group has promoted Marina Williams to chief operating officer of international operations.
Live Nation Merchandise is bringing its licensing business in-house in Mexico, with Janet Dwoskin, vice president of licensing, LNM, leading the charge.
Zodiak Kids has entered a development deal with Britt Allcroft Productions to reboot the '90s series "The Magic Adventures of Mumfie."
The University of Notre Dame has tapped Fermata Partners, a division of CAA Sports, to manage its trademark licensing program.
Costume manufacturer Rubie’s has acquired the British face mask company Mask-arade from its owners, Ray Duffy, Dean Walton and Chris O’Nyan.
Printing company Blueprint is developing a range of stationery for the pop culture brand Tokidoki in the U.K.
Major League Soccer has partnered with Letv Sports, a digital broadcast platform for sports in China, to offer live coverage of all league matches in the region.
Red Gold has partnered with Huy Fong Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce and Pop! Gourmet Foods to create Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce Ketchup.
Stainless steel manufacturer Julien has teamed with kitchen and bath designer Matthew Quinn create products under the Julien's Home Refinements brand.
Dena Designs has selected The Joester Loria Group as the exclusive licensing agent for its growing portfolio of lifestyle brands.
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of "Thomas & Friends," Mattel and the mobile platform Speakaboos will offer free interactive stories for Android devices.
Character World is planning an exclusive line of bedding and accessories featuring characters from My Little Pony as part of its ongoing deal with Hasbro.
Investment bank and asset management firm Piper Jaffray will host the 35th annual Consumer Conference, June 9-10, in New York City.
The Walt Disney Company and the National Basketball Association have teamed to develop an NBA Experience at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.
Gift product company Aurora World has signed a licensing deal with the iconic figurine brand Precious Moments.
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