Brand Licensing Europe 2014 expects to top last year’s record-breaking attendance with even more features and new brands on the floor.
The Children's Media Conference has announced plans for a new business-to-business event, the CMC Rights Exchange, which will take place Nov. 7 in London.
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.
For the first-time ever, Transformers character Optimus Prime visited Northern Ireland last weekend to take part in the Belfast Ultimate Strongman Giant Weekend.
JELC is continuing to expand the licensing program for the art brand My Cat Pip, with plans for new books and categories.
England's Football Association is prepping for the World Cup by extending its agreement with Poetic Gem for apparel.
The Dutch lifestyle brand Oilily, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this fall, has expanded its product portfolio.
DQ Entertainment’s “The New Adventures of Peter Pan” made its debut on Rai Due in Italy Sept. 9.
Nickelodeon and Spain’s Parque de Atracciones de Madrid are planning to open the first Nickelodeon-branded attraction in Spain.
Planeta Junior has signed on to represent BondiBand in the EMEA territories for broadcasting, licensing and merchandising.
9 Story Entertainment has sold its series “Guess How Much I Love You–The Adventures of Little Nutbrown Hare” to Nickelodeon France.
Sesame Workshop and CBeebies are joining forces for the new children’s series, “The Furchester,” featuring Sesame Street Muppets.
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe returns to BLE this year with a portfolio featuring some of the world’s hottest gaming brands.
British licensing professionals are reporting a good trading year to date, with more than two-thirds experiencing growth.
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