2014 was year of big successes (Frozen), milestones (Hello Kitty’s 40th) and industry-changing innovations (3D printing). Here’s a recap of the news that shaped the year.
General Mills has tapped Nifty Home Products to create a line of Betty Crocker-branded bakeware and cookware accessories that will debut at retail later this year.
Media company Meredith will launch its new line of Allrecipes cookware, bakeware and kitchen gadgets at the International Home and Housewares show.
Three top executives from the licensing sector will host a Licensing 101 seminar Saturday at the International Home and Housewares show in Chicago, Ill.
Kate Spade & Company is expanding its presence in the home category with four new licensing partnerships for the Kate Spade New York brand.
Allsop will debut its new line of Gaiam-branded lunch coolers and sports accessories this weekend at the International Home and Housewares show in Chicago, Ill.
Rosanna Pansino, host of the online baking show "Nerdy Nummies," has partnered with Wilton Enterprises for a series of new YouTube tutorials.
Hampton Forge has teamed with chef Maria Loi for a collection of flatware, cutlery and cookware that will launch at the Home and Housewares Show this weekend.
Biaggi will unveil the new, innovative ZipSak by Lori Greiner at the International Home and Housewares show this weekend in Chicago, Ill.
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products unveiled its long-term consumer products strategy and key partnerships at its Australian upfront event Wednesday.
Fox Consumer Products and FXX are celebrating the 25th anniversary of the first appearance of the Kwik-E-Mart on "The Simpsons" with a number of brand activations.
Rapper Wiz Khalifa's record label and management company Taylor Gang Entertainment has partnered with Grenco Science for a series of vaporizer products.
Video care monitoring company Seedonk is planning a new series of consumer technology products featuring the Kodak brand.
U.K. firm Licensing Management International has teamed with Rockpool Licensing to develop new initiatives for its portfolio of properties.
Connected fitness company Fitbit announced plans to expand its collaboration with fashion designer Tory Burch, as well as new partnerships with Kellogg's and Microsoft.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association is currently considering candidates for upcoming vacancies on its board of directors.
Bloomingdale’s has teamed up with the National Basketball Association to celebrate the 64th NBA All-Star Game with basketball-inspired, in-store shops.
Tiger Aspect Productions has appointed Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific as the exclusive licensing agent for Mr. Bean in Asia.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association announced the winners of the 2015 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards at the Hong Kong International Licensing Show Monday.
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.
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