License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
Fashion and brand licensing veteran Terry Hauss, chief executive officer of apparel firm Von Dutch, passed away on July 17.
PGS Entertainment has made a raft of global sales for France Television’s “Super 4,” the new animated series inspired by the Playmobil toy brand.
Quiksilver has signed a raft of new partners to extend its brands, including Quiksilver, Roxy and DC, into children’s apparel, watches, legwear, luggage and more.
Big Tent Entertainment has added three more licensees to the roster of partners for its Domo/Ghostbusters mash-up.
Italian fashion brand and retailer Pynkiss Milano is planning a home décor line as well as a range of Abayas featuring Hello Kitty.
Brazilian preschool brand Galinha Pintadinha established itself as a permanent presence in the Hispanic market last month at Licensing Expo.
HIT Entertainment, a subsidiary of Mattel, is planning a new CGI feature-length Thomas & Friends special that will provide a new track for the brand’s licensing partners.
Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants has a front row seat to the World Cup in Brazil with a range of branded products available on shelves throughout the country.
Cartoon Network has announced a series of recent successes and upcoming initiatives for its "Adventure Time!" animated series across the globe.
Strawberry Shortcake is expanding her reach in Argentina, where she is known as “Frutillita,” with three new licensing deals.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has inked a new deal with Corsair Toiletries for a range of Batman and Superman toiletries.
Microsoft’s new gaming system Xbox One hits store shelves in 13 markets worldwide Friday.
VIMN announced a raft of new free-to-air deals for Nickelodeon series in South America at the NATPE market, taking place this week in Miami, Fla.
Studio 100 International has appointed two new licensing agents for its Maya the Bee brand in Latin America.
Nickelodeon has made a slew of sales to free-to-air broadcasters in Latin America.
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products has teamed up with Calypso for an MTV Classic watch line.
Aspex Eyewear has unveiled its new line of BMW-branded eyewear, which includes 12 optical styles and 12 sunwear models.
DHX Media has signed a number of international broadcast deals for its preschool series “Yo Gabba Gabba!.”
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment continues to expand its preschool property Tree Fu Tom internationally with three new licensing agents.
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