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.
ITV has partnered with University Games for a range based on Platinum Films’ boys’ property, Matt Hatter Chronicles.
Friderico Gatti is joining Russian licensing agency Megalicense International as its new chief executive officer.
Santoro has added to the roster for its art brand Gorjuss with the continuation of its apparel partnership with Benetton.
Zodiak Kids has appointed Henrietta Garnett as senior licensing manager.
Viacom International Media Networks is expanding its coverage across CEE and has signed a slew of new international broadcast deals.
Technicolor and Mercury Filmworks are bringing its newest animated preschool series “Chamelia” to this year’s MIPJunior.
JELC has signed on to represent the U.K. charity Crimestoppers, which helps the police solve crimes.
Bulldog Licensing has added two new U.K. licensees for Electronic Arts’ app brand Plants vs. Zombies.
Warner Bros. will return to BLE this year with a licensing lineup of heroic proportions, highlighted by new offerings for DC Comics.
The Copyrights Group Limited has appointed The Joester Loria Group to represent The Snowman brand in the U.S. and Canada.
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