Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association has opened voting for the 2015 Asian Licensing Awards.
Williamson-Dickie has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with ID Overseas for to sell Dickies-licensed products in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
DHX Brands has signed a deal with Egmont Publishing for the international rights to produce children’s books and magazines based on the Teletubbies brand.
American Greetings Properties has launched a promotional program with drink brand Ribena Cordial in Singapore.
Chinese Internet television company Youku Tudou has obtained the exclusive rights from Talpa Holding to produce “The Voice Kids” format in China.
Netflix and Guru Studio will produce an original spin-off series based on the preschool hit “Justin Time”– “Justin Time The New Adventures.”
Cartoon Network Amazone was awarded the Leading Edge Award at the World Waterpark Association’s Symposium & Trade Show Awards in Las Vegas, Nev.
King Digital Entertainment has launched another title to the Candy Crush game lineup, “Candy Crush Soda Saga,” for iOS and Android devices and Facebook.
Rovio Entertainment has entered into an agreement with China’s Guogou Group to build nine Angry Birds family entertainment centers over the course of four years.
DC Comics characters are taking over GungHo Online Entertainment’s mobile game “Puzzle & Dragons” this week.
Dimensional Branding Group has appointed Bradford License India as the sub-agent its game app “Temple Run” in India.
DHX Media has appointed UYoung Media Group to spearhead a licensing and merchandising campaign in China for “In the Night Garden.”
The Hong Kong International Licensing Show, which was held Jan. 6-8, featured more than 200 exhibitors and 600 licensed brands.
PVH Corp., owner of the Calvin Klein trademarks, has found a new joint venture partner for the brand in India–Arvind Brands and Retail.
Casino gaming company IGT is planning to bring the Japanese-inspired lifestyle brand Tokidoki to slot machines.
Pan American World Airways has tapped Itochu Fashion System as the master licensee for the Pan Am brand in Japan.
Perry Ellis International has signed two new deals to expand its Ben Hogan golf brand.
SmileyWorld has signed three new apparel partners for its smiley face image.
TV Tokyo has announced a licensing agreement, giving Chinese game platform Shenzhen iDreamSky Technology permission to create mobile games for China and other Asian territories.
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