Brand Licensing Europe 2014 expects to top last year’s record-breaking attendance with even more features and new brands on the floor.
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.
SEGA Europe has hired Kay Ferneyhough to join its London-based licensing team as retail license manager.
The fairies of Rainbow's Winx Club brand took to the red carpet at the Venice Film Festival to celebrate the upcoming release of the new Winx Club movie
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.
BRB Internacional and Maya Studio announced a partnership to create an animated series based on the characters of the Calaveritas brand.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment has appointed four new licensing agents and three new toy distribution partners for “Tree Fu Tom.”
Paws, Inc.’s Garfield is the latest character to join Digital Giving’s new app, “T-Shirt Booth.”
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