Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Sears Holdings has entered into lease agreements with European fashion retailer Primark for seven standalone stores in the U.S.
U.S. clothing brand Lotty Dotty has signed on to create a a new apparel range for the entertainment brand Talking Tom and Friends, in a deal brokered by Bulldog Licensing.
Bulldog Licensing has signed on to represent Moose Toys' Shopkins, the new girls’ grocery-themed collectible toy range, in the U.K.
The National Gallery Company will work with craft, fabric and thread specialist DMC to develop a licensed range of National Gallery needlecraft kits.
New York City-based licensing and branding agency The Wildflower Group has signed a new partner for fishing brand Rapala.
All American Licensing & Management Group has signed on to represent furniture lifestyle brand Postobello.
A Squared Entertainment, a subsidiary of Genius Brands International, has partnered with From Frank to expand the humor greeting card line into a broad-based lifestyle brand.
Loudmouth Golf has partnered with D.G. Yuengling & Son to design one-of-a-kind men's and women's pants and shorts inspired by the brewery.
The New York Times Company announced a new publishing agreement between the International New York Times and Republica to create a combined print edition in Nepal.
AutoTrader.com has signed a multi-year renewal of its partnership with Turner Sports and the National Basketball Association.
Cupcake Digital and DreamWorks Animation have released a new story app based on the TV series “Dragons: Defenders of Berk.”
For the first time Disney Store U.K. will offer fans a range of Star Wars products at locations across the country.
The new mixed media animated series “Lily’s Driftwood Bay” is set to debut on Sprout in the U.S. May 12.
American lifestyle brand Lands' End has named Steven Rado as senior vice president and chief marketing officer.
Total men’s apparel U.S. retail sales reached $60.8 billion in 2013, a 5 percent increase over the $57.8 billion generated in 2012.
MerryMakers has tapped University Games for a range of puzzles and games featuring the Pete the Cat publishing brand.
Canadian animation studio Mercury Filmworks is opening a new production studio in Europe with former Teletoon content chief Alan Gregg at the helm.
Crayola has teamed with game publisher Legacy Games to develop a series of apps designed to engage children in the creative process.
A raft of brands are set to make character appearances and host activities at the annual U.K. kids’ festival LolliBop, Aug. 15-17.
Among the executives that will be honored at the K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers Women In Industry Luncheon is Patti Buckner of Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
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