Brand Licensing Europe 2014 expects to top last year’s record-breaking attendance with even more features and new brands on the floor.
Toys ‘R’ Us stores worldwide and Toysrus.com will launch the latest extension in Activision’s Skylanders franchise, "Skylanders Trap Team, Oct. 5.
Aardman has signed a number of new deals for its global brand Shaun the Sheep across a host of core categories.
Lima Sky, the studio behind the mobile game "Doodle Jump," unveiled its new Doodle Jump toy line.
Bluefin Distribution, a U.S. distributor for Japanese toys and collectibles, has appointed John Parker as its new president.
Lionsgate has entered into an agreement with Saban Brands to acquire the home entertainment distribution rights to “Julius Jr..”
Little Airplane Productions has made a trio of broadcast sales for its Small Potatoes franchise.
Rainbow has appointed Earthbound to represent both Winx Club and Mia and Me throughout the U.S. for licensing in a move to grow its brands in America.
Disguise, the Halloween costume division of Jakks Pacific, has signed a deal with DreamWorks Animation to produce Halloween costumes.
Build-A-Bear Workshop will add a Hello Kitty 40th anniversary edition to its current Hello Kitty collection of customizable plush.
Upper Deck has become the official trading card licensee of both the American Hockey League and the Professional Hockey Players' Association.
Tinderbox has been appointed by Microsoft Studios to develop a global consumer products programs for titles within the Xbox portfolio.
Starting Sept. 1, PBS Kids and “Sesame Street” will introduce a bonus half-hour program on air and digital platforms.
Dynamite is planning a new ongoing comic book series featuring The King of Darkness, rock music icon Alice Cooper.
Sports and fitness brand Everlast Worldwide has teamed with lifestyle company Cellutions to expand its product offering to a include sports performance drink.
Janna Markle has joined licensing and brand extension agency Brand Licensing Team as executive director.
Long Island University Post’s College of Management is now offering a branding and licensing minor, developed in partnership with LIMA.
MarVista Entertainment is expanding its distribution capabilities to sell its original and acquired content to digital platforms throughout North America.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment is promoting the DVD release of its animated film Rio 2 with the Summer Party Tour, which spans across the U.S. this month.
Character World is expanding and moving up the release of bedroom textiles and accessories based on the Disney animated film Frozen in time for Christmas.
Christina Miller has been named president and general manager for the Turner Broadcasting System networks Cartoon Network, Adult Swim and Boomerang.
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