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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.
LIMA has elected six new members to its board of directors and opened up the submission period for its U.K. Rising Stars awards.
Nickelodeon is kick-starting summer with a series of SpongeBob-themed shopping mall events across Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and China.
The British Postal Museum & Archive has appointed Heritage Licensing to represent its collections for licensing, many for the first time.
41 Entertainment and Arad Animation have tapped Komar Kids to develop a line of kids' sleepwear in the U.S. and Canada inspired by the upcoming "Kong–King of Apes."
HBO Home Entertainment is planning new Steelbook collector’s editions of seasons one through four of its series "Game of Thrones."
Nine television series from DreamWorks Animation will debut on four major Spanish TV networks later this year.
Genius Brands International has acquired two new animated series for its upcoming new Kid Genius channel.
Zodiak Kids hosted the semi-final round of judging for the International Emmys on June 30 in Sheffield, U.K.
BBC Worldwide has tapped Dreamtex for a new range of bedding and home accessories featuring its TV drama “Sherlock” in the U.K.
Lifestyle brand Extreme has appointed Ryan Maxwell to the position of marketing manager.
Genius Brands International has partnered with Comcast to distribute its Baby Genius content.
New mobile gaming company Seriously has made four new hires to build out its creative team.
Rovio Entertainment and frozen yogurt chain TCBY are collaborating on a summer promotion featuring Angry Birds.
Finalists for the 2014 Licensing Awards in the product, retail and marketing communication categories have been unveiled.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and Village Roadshow Theme Parks are developing Korea’s first international theme park and resort destination.
Portico is planning to bring classic images from the Life photographic library to a new line of gifting products and stationery for the U.K. market.
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.
Canadian animation studio Rainmaker Entertainment has appointed former Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer executive Steve Hendry to its board of directors.
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