Brand Licensing Europe 2014 expects to top last year’s record-breaking attendance with even more features and new brands on the floor.
Aardman has signed a number of new deals for its global brand Shaun the Sheep across a host of core categories.
HIT Entertainment, a subsidiary of Mattel, has appointed Lappset to design and build branded activity attractions for its top brands.
Platinum Films has signed a deal with Cartoon Network to air “Matt Hatter Chronicles” in the Middle East, Africa and Southern Europe.
ZDF Enterprises has made a number of new sales for its preschool series “Q Pootle 5.”
Nickelodeon has launched a SpongeBob-branded fresh fruit line at supermarket retailer Checkers in South Africa.
East West Licensing has been appointed as the regional licensing agent for NBCUniversal in the Middle East and North Africa.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA will host its second annual Golden Bunny Awards at Brand Licensing Europe Oct. 7 to celebrate and recognize its licensing partners.
Jetpack Distribution will represent TV and licensing rights for Guru Studio’s preschool show “Justin Time” across Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
While inherent risks are still prevalent, so are the opportunities for retail growth especially in several smaller, less publicized nations.
To celebrate Comic-Con, Fandango surveyed more than a thousand moviegoers to find out what the most anticipated movies at this year’s convention.
The Fédération Internationale de Football Association has tapped Cool Gear International for a range of 2014 FIFA World Cup collectibles.
The NBA and FIBA have announced plans for this year’s Basketball without Borders global basketball development program.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA is bringing some of its top brands to retail loyalty programs through a new partnership with TCC.
Oju Africa has launched the world’s first collection of Afro Emoticons.
Carte Blanche Group has partnered with two distributors in South Africa to develop and grow the Me to You, Tatty Teddy & My Blue Nose Friends and Tiny Tatty Teddy brands.
Walmart Stores has promoted Shelley Broader to executive vice president, president and chief executive officer of Walmart EMEA.
Planeta Junior has signed on to represent BondiBand in the EMEA territories for broadcasting, licensing and merchandising.
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