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Imira Entertainment has taken worldwide distribution rights (excluding Austria and China) for the live-action series "Austrian Tom Turbo" (188 x 26).
Turner Broadcasting System will add Cartoon Network to Southwest Airlines' inflight entertainment portal, which streams free live television programming to passengers compliments of Dish.
Viacom has licensed some of its Nickelodeon shows to third-party stations across Europe this summer.
ThinkGeek will debut The Wand Company's latest Universal Remote Control–a Star Trek: The Original Series Phaser universal remote control at San Diego Comic-Con this week.
Uglydoll and DC Comics are showcasing their cross-over line, featuring Pretty Ugly characters styled as DC Comics superheroes, at Comic-Con this week.
The LEGO Systems booth at Comic-Con will feature life-sized LEGO models, sneak peeks of 2015 building sets, photo opps and content demos.
Clothing line Her Universe, along with retailer Hot Topic and media company Nerdist Industries, will hold their debut fashion show at Comic-Con Thursday.
Discovery Consumer Products has renewed its longstanding direct-to-retail partnership with Toys 'R' Us U.S. and Toys 'R' Us Australia.
Sequential Brands Group has announced several initiatives for a global re-launch of the company’s recently acquired brand the Franklin Mint.
Hasbro returns to Comic-Con International in San Diego, Calif., this week to celebrate its iconic brands and licensed offerings.
Big Tent Entertainment has begun to expand internationally with the appointment of a collection of new licensing agents from around the globe.
The Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has been named exclusive licensing agency for the animated series “Rob Dyrdek’s Wild Grinders.”
The SpongeBob SquarePants balloon will debut a new look at the 87th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Nov. 28.
Dick’s Sporting Goods is now the exclusive provider of licensed merchandise for ESPN.com and other ESPN e-commerce sites.
Caribou Coffee has brewed up a new deal with Faribault Woolen Mill to create a line of co-branded coffee accessories and novelty items.
The NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Group has acquired full ownership of the 24-hour preschool network Sprout.
Shine 360 has tapped the travel company Cox & Kings to develop a series of culinary holidays based on the MasterChef brand.
Golf legend Jack Nicklaus has inked a deal with Perry Ellis International to create a line of men’s and women’s apparel.
Artist Daryl Slaton and his company Tails of Whimsy have tapped an agent for one of thier brands after attending Licensing Expo 2013.
More than 141 million unique shoppers went shopping Thanksgiving weekend, up from 139 million last year.
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