License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
Internet media company Kabam has released its free-to-play game “Fast & Furious 6: The Game” on Facebook, under an agreement with Universal Partnerships & Licensing.
E-commerce site Swimsuitsforall.com has announced a three-year swimwear licensing deal with plus-size style blogger GabiFresh.
Smiley will open its first-ever pop-up shop this week in the Causeway Bay shopping district, Hong Kong.
Robert Graham has signed a new deal with Majestic International for the men’s underwear and loungewear categories.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Warner Bros. Animation have tapped Bif Bang Pow! to develop products for the upcoming animated comedy series "Mike Tyson Mysteries."
Hasbro and Shapeways are combining powers to launch SuperFanArt.com, a 3D printing marketplace and community that will allow fans to promote their artwork and creations.
Target is teaming up with four YouTube stars along with Design Hunter L.A. for a YouTube video series.
Hoho Rights has appointed Active Merchandising to represent its preschool property Cloudbabies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Apparel and manufacturing company Topson Downs has purchased a majority share of the Rachel Roy brand from The Jones Group.
Quarterback Johnny Manziel of the Cleveland Browns ranks No. 1 overall on the NFL Players Top 50 Player Sales list for the first quarter of 2014.
Nickelodeon has tapped Jakks Pacific for a line of specialty figures and toys in the U.S. based on "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.”
Kohl’s Department Stores is offering exclusive merchandise from the new animated feature Rio 2 through the Kohl’s Cares merchandise program.
Dynamite Entertainment has partnered with Ubisoft for a comic book series based on the “Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell” video game franchise.
Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana Enterprises has teamed with Sunwing Vacations to send some of its characters to resorts in the Caribbean and Central America.
Three licensing executives conquered the London Marathon and raised more than £6,700 for The Light Fund.
Veteran illustrator Phil Marden has signed a number of new deals for his humorous conceptual illustrations.
Snap Creative has brought on Brant Bridges to serve as senior vice president of business development.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment have unveiled more Mother’s Day product inspired by super heroine Wonder Woman.
Iron Gut Publishing has signed on to create a range of limited edition artwork for the iconic French baby teething toy Sophie la Girafe.
The Smithsonian has teamed up with The Great Courses to develop and produce educational seminars inspired by the group of museums.
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