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King Features has launched the first official Betty Boop online store in Japan in partnership with e-tail operator Myatt.
Marriott International has signed on as the official hotel of several marquee National Basketball Association events around the world.
Australia-based toymaker Moose Toys worked with local police in Yiwu, China, to combat counterfeits of its Shopkins toy brand.
Arnor Overseas International has launched a range of Goodyear-branded footwear in Taiwan.
Goodyear is continuing to expand its reach beyond the tire aisle with the help of licensing agent IMG.
Mattel India has teamed with the on-demand retail platform GingerCrush.com to offer its brands on a range of lifestyle merchandise.
Walmart Stores has acquired the outstanding shares in Yihaodian, taking full ownership of the Chinese e-commerce giant.
Rainbow has teamed with the Pink Ribbon Wellness Foundation in Malaysia and the Breast Cancer Foundation in Singapore to support campaigns to prevent breast cancer.
Hello Kitty and her Sanrio friends are heading to Nintendo systems this fall with three new games, including the character's first-ever foray onto the Wii U platform.
Quick-service restaurant KFC has launched a new kids' meal program featuring Pretty Ugly's Uglydoll brand at more than 4,000 locations across mainland China.
From the Simpsons to Sons of Anarchy, Fox Consumer Products has the savvy instincts needed to develop a broad array of licensed apparel programs.
Bandai Namco Games Europe has launched the "Tenkai Knights: Brave Battle" video game for Nintendo 3DS in Europe, the Middle East and Australasia.
China-based Guangdong Alpha Animation and Culture Company, a developer of animation and toys, has created a North American division–Auldey Toys North America.
Chinese Internet television company Youku Tudou has obtained the exclusive rights from Talpa Holding to produce “The Voice Kids” format in China.
Kids' brand and companion channel to Cartoon Network, Boomerang, will re-launch in several key markets in Asia on Jan. 1.
The Asian media company CJ E&M has created a new animation business division, and simultaneously launched the animated TV series "Robot Trains RT."
Footwear and apparel veteran David Thomson has joined Crocs as senior vice president and general manager of Asia, Africa and the Middle East.
LMCA is bringing the Westinghouse Electric Corp. brand to another new category– home water purification.
All American Licensing & Management Group has been appointed to represent the new entertainment brand Mulligan.
Designer Robin Zingone and Joy Tashjian Marketing Group have teamed with Asiana Licensing to distribute Robin Zingone-branded fashion, accessories and homewares in Korea.
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