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.
Penthouse magazine has selected artist Sid Maurer to memorialize the Penthouse Pets in a series of paintings that will tour the world and be available for licensing.
Gap Inc.'s fitness apparel brand Athleta is planning its first-ever designer collaboration with the Derek Lam 10 Crosby brand.
The NBA has expanded its relationship with Chinese Internet provider Tencent to create the league’s largest international digital partnership.
Card.com continues to grow the roster of licenses for its line of pre-paid debit cards in the U.S. with the addition of four of The Jim Henson Company's brands.
Actress Eva Mendes, in partnership with Maesa, will launch the new color cosmetics brand Circa exclusively at Walgreens later this month.
Victory Tailgate has launched a line of officially licensed NASCAR cornhole sets just in time for the 2015 season’s kick off.
Nickelodeon has tapped Alex Brands to create an array of products for SpongeBob SquarePants, Dora and Friends and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
Toy fair season culminates in New York City with an impressive slate of licensed merchandise on display.
Jakks Pacific has arrived at New York Toy Fair with a whole host of new licensed offerings for brands including Disney, Skechers, Nintendo, Marvel and more.
Viz Media has been appointed as the North American master merchandise licensee for the sci-fi/horror anime series "Terra Formars."
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