Brand Licensing Europe 2014 expects to top last year’s record-breaking attendance with even more features and new brands on the floor.
Withit Licensing has appointed licensing agency AI Licensing to represent its character brand Joey and Joy in the Far East, the Middle East and India.
From the Simpsons to Sons of Anarchy, Fox Consumer Products has the savvy instincts needed to develop a broad array of licensed apparel programs.
Nutri Ventures has appointed d-rights to represent its healthy eating brand in Pan Asia.
For the first time, Activision will bring the full console experience of its kids' game and action figure line, Skylanders, to tablets.
Mars Retail Group has opened its first M&M’S World store in Asia.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment announced the appointment of three new senior roles under executive vice president and general manager of FMKFE Rick Glankler.
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.
"Pokémon" is on the comeback trail in India this summer on syndication on Hungama TV in a deal brokered by licensing agency Dream Theatre.
Lawless Entertainment and Dina Asia Pacific Company have concluded a deal with toddler product developer Bei Lu of Shanghai on behalf of Suzy’s Zoo.
While inherent risks are still prevalent, so are the opportunities for retail growth especially in several smaller, less publicized nations.
Iconix India has signed a new licensing agreement with Future Lifestyle Fashions for the Umbro brand.
Platinum Films has appointed Dream Theatre as the licensing agent for its boys’ property Matt Hatter Chronicles in India.
Cherokee is bringing its Liz Lange Maternity brand to India, in a new agreement with Mahindra Retail.
Bulls Licensing has brought together FinTech Global and Puuha International Oy to launch a Moomins theme park in Japan in 2015.
Nestlé has launched the first-ever KitKat boutique in Japan that features a variety of exclusive flavors created by Japanese chocolatier Takagi.
Dentsu Entertainment has announced plans to adapt “The Little Battlers eXperience” for broadcast in the Americas.
Zodiak has granted the Ciwen Media Group exclusive distribution rights to more than 390 episodes of its animated programming.
Disney Interactive and Disney Channel have teamed with Little Orbit to develop video games based on Planes: Fire & Rescue and the tween telenovela “Violetta.”
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment EVP and GM Rick Glankler has unveiled a new structure for KFE’s Consumer Products division.
Rainbow Group unveiled new plans for its Winx Club brand in China, including a theme park and consumer product program.
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