2014 was year of big successes (Frozen), milestones (Hello Kitty’s 40th) and industry-changing innovations (3D printing). Here’s a recap of the news that shaped the year.
Crayola has teamed with Bloomingdale’s for the new I Am Color campaign that includes fashion collaborations, window displays and in-store events.
Disney Consumer Products is celebrating one of the studio's most iconic characters with a massive assortment of products inspired by the upcoming film Cinderella.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has teamed with Xbox to bring the Fast & Furious film franchise to the video game "Forza Horizon 2."
Feld Motor Sports and Strottman international have once again partnered with home improvement retailer Lowe’s to bring back Monster Jam-themed Build and Grow Clinics.
Mobile publisher Behaviour Interactive has released a new puzzle game based on DreamWorks Animation's upcoming film Home.
Ravensburger has unveiled an expansive new collection of licensed puzzles featuring a cast of Disney Junior, Disney and Disney/Pixar characters.
All American Licensing & Management Group has tapped Bow Wow Pets to develop a line of pet products featuring the Dog for Dog charity.
Retailer Stein Mart will open 11 new stores this year as part of its growth plan that began in 2014.
Brand Central has promoted two of its key team members–Jodi Bogdanoff to vice president of licensing and Nancy Sanieoff to senior licensing manager.
Nickelodeon revealed a roster of new series coming to the network this year and beyond in its annual Upfront presentation in New York City Wednesday.
Sprout has launched the new digital service Sprout NOW, which gives subscribers access to its content anywhere, on any device.
TV personality and home makeover designer Angelo Surmelis has launched his new furniture line exclusively at Mor Furniture for Less.
Women's sports apparel brand Tail Activewear has launched a new line of collegiate licensed merchandise.
Rainbow and its co-production partner Lucky Punch have announced a raft of new broadcasting deals for “Mia and me.”
The world’s first-ever commercial space line, Virgin Galactic, has tapped Brand Central to develop its CP program in North America.
Outdoor magazine Sports Afield has acquired Cabela's Trophy Properties, the real estate arm of the recreational brand Cabela’s
The executive team at Pretty Ugly, creators of the Uglydoll brand, have announced a series of changes at the company.
Scientific Games has signed a deal with Margaritaville Enterprises to bring the brand to a range of lottery games and slot machines.
Atlantyca Entertainment and Scholastic USA have collaborated to create the first-ever Geronimo Stilton app for IOS devices.
Sanrio is expanding its Major League Baseball-themed Hello Kitty collection for the 2014 baseball season to highlight all 30 MLB teams.
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