With a strong portfolio of preschool properties, the iconic MTV brand and various new initiatives, VIMN is energized and poised for growth throughout Asia, EMEA and beyond.
Nintendo and Universal Parks & Resorts have joined forces to bring the gaming company’s iconic characters and games to life in a series of new theme park experiences.
Heritage French home brand Blanc Des Vosges and MRH SpaRotica Groupé have entered into a joint venture with related IP assets in China.
Midas International, an India-based manufacturing and distribution company, will host a Mickey Mouse-themed birthday party at Landmark stores throughout India.
The Smiley Company has appointed Dream Theatre to represent the Smiley brand in India.
DHX Media has partnered with a number of companies to air more than 2,400 half-hours of preschool and kids’ content across five VOD services in China.
Chinese entertainment company UYoung has tapped Mattel to serve as the global master toy partner for its new boys’ action series “BattleClaw.”
UBM, organizers of Licensing Expo Japan, has announced its initial lineup of exhibitors for the inaugural trade show in 2017.
The Walt Disney Company and Shanghai Shendi Group will expand Shanghai Disneyland with its seventh themed land, which will be based on the Toy Story franchise.
The Victoria and Albert Museum has tapped three licensees for a host of luxury merchandise in several categories.
Viacom International Media Networks has appointed HavenAsia to serve as the licensing agent for its MTV and Nickelodeon properties in the Philippines.
Top licensors from around the world will gather at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre for the Hong Kong International Licensing Show and the Asian Licensing Conference Jan. 11-12.
Cartoon Network has appointed Pacific Licensing Studio to represent its consumer products division in Southeast Asia.
Kate Spade has partnered with Reliance Brands to bring the Kate Spade New York label to India through a long-term distribution and retail license agreement.
The international toy fairs tease the new games and merchandise kids will be lining up to play with in 2016.
Rovio and the Alibaba Group have entered into a licensing agreement to expand the Angry Birds consumer products program in China.
The British Museum has partnered with The Moorland Rug Company to produce a range of British Museum rugs based on the works of Japanese artist Katsushika Hokusai.
Wanda Cinema Line Co., a division of Dalian Wanda Group, China’s largest theater chain owner and mall development company, will purchase Mtime.com, a Chinese online media outlet and e-commerce platform, for $350 million.
CBS Consumer Products has unveiled its new merchandising partners for Paramount Pictures' film, Star Trek Beyond, in China, making it the first licensing program for the franchise in the territory.
American Greetings Entertainment has appointed IMG to represent the Care Bears for licensing in Japan and South Korea.
Sequential Brands Group has partnered with China-based sports brand Guirenniao Co. to launch its basketball brand AND1 in the region.
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