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.
Nickelodeon U.K. has launched a new online experience, Code-It, designed to help kids explore the fundamentals of computer coding.
The National Gallery Company has partnered with iGadgitz for a new range of mobile device cases featuring images from the museum.
Paramount Pictures has tapped Tomax Ireland to develop a line of car-inspired accessories for kids' bicycles for the upcoming film Monster Trucks.
The National Basketball Association and BT Sport have expanded their television partnership in the U.K. and Ireland.
English lifestyle brand Laura Ashley has partnered with home textiles company Victoria Classics to launch a line of decorative pillows.
Sequential Brands Group has partnered with television and online retailer HSN to offer The Franklin Mint branded collectible and memorabilia products to consumers.
Bedding licensee Character World has revealed a number of new designs for brands including LEGO, Disney, Marvel Superheros and Star Wars.
Animation company Toonz Entertainment is setting up a dedicated subsidiary office in Auckland, New Zealand.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association is now accepting online entries for the 2015 Licensing Excellence Awards.
The Joester Loria Group has tapped the apparel company Fencepost Productions for a collection of Corona-branded menswear.
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