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.
DQ Entertainment has signed a slew of new licensing deals for its kids’ properties including “Jungle Book” and “Peter Pan.”
Following its debut appearance at Brand Licensing Europe last month, Outfit7 has signed a series of deals for Talking Tom and Talking Friends.
On Nov. 8, the U.K.’s Channel 5 named the greatest kids’ TV shows from the past 60 years, with many licensed brands finding their way onto the list.
Dot To Dot Productions has appointed the licensing agency Brands with Influence to represent its productions.
Microsoft’s new gaming system Xbox One hits store shelves in 13 markets worldwide Friday.
The U.K.’s largest nature conservation charity RSPB has teamed up with Pants On Fire Games to create the original board game Wing It.
The Fédération Internationale de Football Association has tapped Cool Gear International for a range of 2014 FIFA World Cup collectibles.
Corgi is planning to add to its collection of Bentley die-cast model cars with two new designs that will launch in the second half of 2014.
Frogmind has opened an e-commerce site for its game app “Badland,” as it launches the game into licensing with the help of agent 5th Wave Brands.
Digital Giving’s charity app “T-Shirt Booth” has added its 20th licensed character–DC Thomson’s Oor Wullie.
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