Brand Licensing Europe 2014 expects to top last year’s record-breaking attendance with even more features and new brands on the floor.
Entertainment One Licensing has added a swath of new partners to the Peppa Pig licensing program in France as the brand is poised to launch at retail.
Iron Man, Captain America and Thor were among the superheroes digitally assembled to escort the "Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes" video game into the U.K. Monday.
Microsoft has acquired Stockholm-based game developer Mojang and its iconic “Minecraft” franchise for $2.5 billion.
Carte Blanche Group is planning a cross-category initiative for its Me to You brand this week with apparel licensee Aykroyds.
Stationery company Santoro is seeking licensing opportunities for its newest design brand, Kori Kumi.
Mask-arade has unveiled its latest line of facemasks featuring the characters of "Mrs. Brown's Boys."
DC Thomson Consumer Products has announced new developments for its food brand, Maw Broon’s Kitchen, inspired by the matriarch of The Sunday Post weekly comic strip.
Jam Brands, in collaboration with Copyrights Group, will launch a licensing program for the lifestyle magazine Jits at Brand Licensing Europe next month.
Iron Gut Publishing, which recently released a line of limited edition collectible artwork for the iconic French teething toy, Sophie la girafe, has expanded the line's distribution.
Italian lifestyle brand Lumberjack has been bought by leading Turkish company Ziylan Group, which plans to popularize the brand through new distribution deals.
Zodiak Kids is bringing the CBeebies star Mister Maker to Butlins holiday resorts over the next two years.
Iconix Europe has unveiled a new partnership between Badgely Mischka and the German department store Karstadt for Belle Badgley Mischka.
Family-owned French winery Grands Vins de Bordeaux has released a new line of vino inspired by the ITV period drama “Downton Abbey.”
Flying Bark Productions will co-produce the new of “Heidi” television series with France’s Studio 100 Animation.
Nurture Rights has appointed Paul Lamond Games as the U.K. licensee for Dinosaur Roar! puzzles and games.
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has tied up a multi-property partnership with Bioworld Europe for apparel and accessories.
DHX Media has hired brand and marketing executive Tor Bushell in the role of brand director as it ramps up its licensing activity.
Rocket Licensing has announced two new licensees for The World of Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar in the U.K.
Viacom International Media Networks has named Oliver Nitz as senior vice president of mobile brand licensing.
Brand Extensions Russia has negotiated a deal with Academy Group for a line of stationery featuring the Kimmidoll brand in Russia and the CIS.
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