License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
Temple Street Productions has brought on Striker Entertainment as the worldwide (excluding Canada) licensing agent for its hit TV series "Orphan Black."
Imira Entertainment has taken worldwide distribution rights (excluding Austria and China) for the live-action series "Austrian Tom Turbo" (188 x 26).
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.
41 Entertainment has secured new licensees in Mexico and Latin America for Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has added a slew of new licensees for its action property Slugterra in Italy, Latin America, Russia, Turkey, Israel and South Africa.
American Greetings Properties has debuted a new direct-to-retail deal for Strawberry Shortcake children’s apparel, bedding and accessories.
Saban Brands has tapped Cartoon Network Latin America as the licensing and merchandising agent for Power Rangers and Digimon Fusion.
A+E Networks Latin America is planning to launch the Lifetime channel in Latin America and Brazil beginning in July.
HIT Entertainment and Exim Technology are expanding the digital presence of Barney and introducing Fireman Sam in the region.
American Greetings Properties is continuing to add to the roster of Strawberry Shortcake licensees in Brazil.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products is planning a soccer-themed crossover for The Simpsons in 2014 in conjunction with the FIFA World Cup.
AMC has inked two deals Tai Heng in Peru and Torre in Chile for a collection of notebooks based on the TV series “The Walking Dead.”
Nerd Corps Entertainment has signed a slew of new deals for its boys’ property Slugterra in Turkey, Greece, South Africa and Latin America.
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