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Chicago saw a number of activations and slew of exclusive product for the he "Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead" show Independence Day weekend.
A year after announcing plans to launch an eponymous lifestyle brand, comedian and TV personality Ellen DeGeneres has launched ED by Ellen online.
The University of Notre Dame has tapped Fermata Partners, a division of CAA Sports, to manage its trademark licensing program.
LIMA has elected six new members to its board of directors and opened up the submission period for its U.K. Rising Stars awards.
41 Entertainment and Arad Animation have tapped Komar Kids to develop a line of kids' sleepwear in the U.S. and Canada inspired by the upcoming "Kong–King of Apes."
HBO Home Entertainment is planning new Steelbook collector’s editions of seasons one through four of its series "Game of Thrones."
Genius Brands International has acquired two new animated series for its upcoming new Kid Genius channel.
Authentic Brands Group has acquired the Swedish outdoor lifestyle brand Tretorn from Puma.
7-Eleven has teamed with Mondelēz International's Sour Patch Kids candy brand to introduce the new Slurpee flavor, Sour Patch Watermelon.
My Gym Children’s Fitness Center is launching a new promotion for Abena North America's Bambo Nature eco-friendly diapers at its locations across the U.S.
Carvel Ice Cream has launched a limited edition line of four treats featuring Ferrero’s Nutella.
Coolabi has started production on its brand new stop-motion animated series for 8- to 10-year-olds, “Scream Street” (52 x 11), with co-production partner Factory TM.
Disney XD has launched the “Disney XD Grand Prix,” a racing game app for smartphones and tablets.
Infinity Licensing has struck a deal for exclusive merchandise based on the classic Little Critter book series to be sold exclusively at Kohl’s department stores.
The National Hockey League is ready to launch its 2014-15 consumer products season with the annual NHL Exchange licensed products and retail trade show.
Quarterback Johnny Manziel of the Cleveland Browns ranks No. 1 overall on the NFL Players Top 50 Player Sales list for the first quarter of 2014.
Canadian animation studio Rainmaker Entertainment has appointed former Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer executive Steve Hendry to its board of directors.
Game company Pixowl has signed on to create an original simulation mobile game featuring Garfield in a new partnership with Paws, Inc.
Game makers USAopoly, under license from Hasbro, and Nickelodeon will release two Monopoly Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles board games this fall.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products is partnering with Pottery Barn and other licensees with DC Comics-inspired school supplies.
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