Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Design brand The Wisdom of Kids has partnered with Blueprint Collections for a line of stationery in the U.K.
Sears Holdings has entered into lease agreements with European fashion retailer Primark for seven standalone stores in the U.S.
Bulldog Licensing has signed on to represent Moose Toys' Shopkins, the new girls’ grocery-themed collectible toy range, in the U.K.
The National Gallery Company will work with craft, fabric and thread specialist DMC to develop a licensed range of National Gallery needlecraft kits.
Spanish pastry company Panrico has teamed up with Nottingham Forest's “Sendokai Champions” to launch a promotional campaign for Bollycao, Panrico’s chocolate brand.
Withit Licensing has renewed their contract with Jumbo, the biggest toy store chain in Greece, for a product range featuring artwork from the lifestyle brand Joey & Joy.
Toys 'R' Us has launched a new e-commerce site, ToysRU.pl, in Poland, adding to its growing portfolio of global online stores.
Saban Brands’ animated TV series “Digimon: Fusion will air on Yep! on ProSieben MAXX in Germany this November.
Mercis and Telescreen (part of the m4e group of companies) have sold the TV series “Miffy’s Adventures Big and Small” to ABC4Kids and Dutch public broadcaster KRO.
Vme Media and BRB Internacional will now reach local Hispanic audiences in the U.S., in a deal made at this year’s MIPCOM.
Turner CN Enterprises and Spanish toy company Famosa have released the new Boing kids’ tablet in Spain.
Perry Ellis International is expanding its representation of the Callaway Golf brand into Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Me to You, the brand behind Tatty Teddy, has signed up as the charity partner for non-profit Have A Heart’s Live Artist of the Year event.
The Union of European Football Associations has launched the tender process to select licensees for collectibles for several upcoming competitions.
Brand Licensing Europe has moved its 2014 exhibition forward one week from the previously announced dates to avoid a conflict with MIPCOM.
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.
This year’s “Doctor Who” Christmas special will mark the end of the Eleventh Doctor, as Matt Smith is replaced by Peter Capaldi.
Aadarsh has tapped independent licensing agency Bruno Productions to represent its preschool brand Purple Turtle in the Netherlands.
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