License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
Children’s animated series “Finley the Fire Engine” will have its U.S. premiere on iTunes.
Vancouver-based Big Bad Boo Studios struck a deal with Kingston-based TV Jamaica to air the children’s television series “1001 Nights.”
Chevrolet will welcome soccer team Manchester United to Michigan for its debut match in the state this Saturday at University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
JAKKS Pacific and Disguise, its Halloween costume division, expanded agreements for multiple top entertainment properties to produce costumes and accessories for the 2014 Halloween season.
Walmart.com has acquired online shopping community and app Luvocracy.
Authentic Brands Group has finalized the purchase of certain assets of Collective Licensing International, Lifestyle Brands Corporation and Collective Brands Cooperatief U.A. from Payless Holdings.
IMG, through its licensing affiliate CLC, announced its extended partnerships with the Sugar Bowl Committee, the Tournament of Roses and the Heisman Trophy Trust.
Wellness company Lift Brands has sold six YogaFit Studios in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area to open by the end of the year.
Social media celebrity Bethany Mota is launching a new beauty partnership with her debut signature fragrance with retail chain Aeropostale.
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel Entertainment have collaborated on several products to promote the upcoming film Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, released this Friday.
Its newest venture, Blueprint, Beanstalk is dedicated to advising companies on how to evolve their brands through innovative and commercially viable brand development strategies.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association has assembled a robust roster of Licensing University sessions for this year’s Licensing Expo.
Alva Organics Oy is bringing its line of Sophie la giraffe-branded natural baby skincare products to the U.S.
The new art property Hank & Sylvie from New York City artist Lou Patrou is making its Licensing Expo debut this year.
Building on the momentum from the launch of The Avengers franchise, Marvel is planning a robust licensing program for the highly anticipated sequel, The Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Entertainment One Licensing is expanding Peppa Pig in the U.S. with the addition of five new licensing partners in the soft goods category.
Dependable Solutions, developer of contract-based integrated licensing systems, welcomes three new additions to its software development team.
DeNA and Hasbro have launched the official mobile game for the feature film Transformers: Age of Extinction, which arrived in theaters Friday.
The National Retail Federation estimates that food sales will reach $6.2 billion ($68.16 per household) this Independence Day.
Following the launch of Sharknado-branded merchandise, Syfy and The Asylum are planning two new brand extensions for the pop culture sensation.
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