Brand Licensing Europe 2014 expects to top last year’s record-breaking attendance with even more features and new brands on the floor.
Santoro's Gorjuss design property has added a swath of new licensees around the world.
After more than five years leading the company, Mikael Hed will step down as chief executive officer of Rovio Jan. 1.
DC Thomson has launched a new monthly children’s magazine that focuses on multi-platform gaming and entertainment.
PGS Entertainment has made a number of global sales for the Method Animation and DQ Entertainment series “Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood.”
Toy company Arklu will run a Holiday Adventure Storywriting competition for children ages 10 and under featuring its Lottie doll brand.
Toy and consumer electronics company Jazwares has hired Dan Sugrue as its new U.K. sales director.
LIMA U.K. has revealed details of its annual global networking party at Brand Licensing Europe, which will take place on the second day of the show, Oct. 8.
Withit Licensing will release two new stationery lines for the brands DoodleBoos and Glamour Puss in Russia.
Smiley has made two new executive appointments–David Fox as head of design and Salvatore Zingrillo as global brand director of fashion.
Cartoon Network Enterprises has teamed with Bandai Namco Games Europe and Little Orbit for the third installment in the "Adventure Time" video game franchise.
Coolabi has announced plans for a second season of the hit preschool series “Poppy Cat.”
Backstage Licensing has negotiated a month-long promotion with Carrefour in Italy to promote Smurfs 2.
Lisle International has appointed Kaynak Licensing as a sub-agent for the Temple Run gaming property in Turkey.
The first two episodes of the new animated series “Filly Funtasia,” based on Dracco's toy brand, will be presented at MIPJunior.
Zodiak Media's current group CEO, David Frank, will step down in mid-October and will be succeeded by Marc-Antoine d’Halluin.
Team! Licensing has unveiled a new style guide for Sanrio licensees in G/A/S that will allow the use of multiple characters at once.
MIPCOM has named chief executive officer of DreamWorks Animation, Jeffrey Katzenberg, as its 2013 Personality of the Year.
UNIQLO has launched a new apparel line featuring the Moomins, in a deal brokered by Bulls Licensing.
Entertainment One has appointed Character Options as the master toy partner for Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom in the U.K.
The Zolan Company is launching the Mandrioli Brand, a new contemporary art design property from Italy, this week at BLE.
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