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A new theme park inspired by the Moomim brand will open in Japan in 2017.
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.
Nickelodeon is kick-starting summer with a series of SpongeBob-themed shopping mall events across Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines and China.
“Yo-Kai Watch,” the animated series from Dentsu, will make its debut across South and Southeast Asia on action and Anime station Toonami later this month.
MTV International, which spans 160-plus countries/territories and 32 languages, is taking steps to reinvigorate its brand.
Lawless Entertainment has signed a production deal with Mondo TV to co-produce and distribute a new 2D HD-animated series based on Adventures in Duckport.
Viacom International Media Networks announced two major international production deals for Spike TV’s “Lip Sync Battle,” following its international launch at MIPTV 2015.
Dentsu Entertainment USA entered into an agreement with Disney XD in the U.S. to broadcast 26 half-hour episodes of the Japanese animated show “Yo-Kai Watch.”
Smiley will open its first-ever pop-up shop this week in the Causeway Bay shopping district, Hong Kong.
Aadarsh signed with Chinese children’s book publisher Hebei Children’s Publishing House to produce a line of books and products in China for Purple Turtle.
OuiDO! Productions is producing an all-new TV series based on the Japanese brand Monchhichi and the company has tapped PGS to represent the show for distribution.
Tiger Aspect has appointed two new licensing agents in preparation for the 25th anniversary of the Mr. Bean brand and the launch of a new animated series.
Lawless Entertainment and Dina Asia Pacific have made a deal with Shanghai Pin Shi Fushi for a line of children’s apparel featuring Suzy’s Zoo.
U.S. wine company Delicato Family Vineyards has released the eighth edition of its Elvis the King of Rock N’ Roll Cabernet Sauvignon.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association announced the winners of the 2015 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards at the Hong Kong International Licensing Show Monday.
Zodiak Kids has sold all 150 19-minute episodes of its preschool series "Waybuloo" to CCTV-14 in China.
Iconix Brand Group has acquired the remaining 50 percent of its joint venture Iconix China from partner Novel Fashion Brands Limited for $56.4 million.
Roi Visual's character Robocar Poli is making the rounds with new products and appearances across the globe.
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