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Perry Ellis International has signed a host of agreements with R1 Sports, Uldin and Superdeporte Plus Peru to distribute Nike Swim apparel and accessories throughout Latin America.
Yankee Publishing has tapped Brentwood Licensing to expand the licensing program for the Old Farmer’s Almanac brand.
Target has promoted Rick Gomez to the position of executive vice president and chief marketing officer.
Disney has released “Color by Disney,” a new coloring platform that builds on the trend of coloring books for adults and Disney’s Art of Coloring book series.
SkyHorse Publishing has entered into a licensing agreement with Broadthink and All-American Licensing to publish two new books, written by Jeff Lazarus.
Worlds Apart, a creator of children’s lifestyle products, has partnered with U.K. distributor Click Distribution.
The 2017 NHL Fan Fair, part of the 2017 Honda NHL All-Star Weekend, Jan. 26-29, will host the third annual NHL Mascot Showdown, featuring all 27 NHL mascots.
High Resolution Design, a plush design company, has secured two new licenses–Pringles and “Thunderbirds Are Go”–ahead of its London Toy Fair debut.
Fox Television Group and Twentieth Century Fox Film have appointed former DreamWorks Animation executive Jim Fielding to head its consumer products and innovation division.
Santoro London has partnered with new licensees Henkel and Kitfix Swallow Group and has tapped licensees Fratelli Campagnolo and Design Objectives for new merchandise.
Mr Men Little Miss and Sushi Shop have joined forces for branded boxes of sushi.
International design house Turnowsky has partnered with Quilting Treasures, a division of Cranston Printworks, for fabrics featuring its designs.
Cartoon Network will release a new virtual reality mobile game and branded viewer based on its animated series “Adventure Time.”
Constellation Brands has teamed with Retro Image Apparel for a collection of Corona- and Modelo-branded bicycle apparel in a deal brokered by its exclusive licensing agency, The Joester Loria Group.
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media has launched “Disney Stickers,” a series of digital sticker packs for iMessage users.
Dena Designs has partnered with Prima Designs to launch a branded tabletop collection in a deal brokered by its exclusive licensing agent, The Joester Loria Group.
Entertainment One is expanding its consumer products offerings for the animated series “PJ Masks” with a host of new licensees.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment have partnered with pop group Fifth Harmony to create the first “DC Super Hero Girls” music video.
White Ball has appointed Brand4rent to serve as the licensing agent for its new animated series “The Cosmi Academy.”
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