Brand Licensing Europe hosted its biggest show ever this October, marked by increases in both the number of exhibitors and attendees.
Toy manufacturer Playmobil will expand its NHL product line as part of the company’s continued partnership with the National Hockey League.
Random House Children’s Books has appointed Rachel Bader as its new licensing director.
McDonald’s has partnered with HarperCollins Children’s Books to launch Happy Meal Books focused on Valentine’s Day-themed storylines.
HSN is partnering with Tory Johnson to bring exclusive deals and new brands to HSN every month with the premiere of “Tory Johnson: Deal Hunter.”
Panini America has signed former University of Memphis quarterback and top NFL draft pick Paxton Lynch to an autograph and trading card agreement for the 2016 season.
The National Retail Federation is predicting that consumers who celebrate Valentine’s Day will spent slightly more than they did in previous years.
Victory Hill Exhibitions, a global production and distribution company, has appointed Daniel Pearce and Michael Mattox to open its “The Transformers Experience” and “Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N.” in Las Vegas, Nev.
Paper Punk has teamed with Hasbro's My Little Pony to release six new Paper Punk kits featuring characters from the franchise.
Kidoz has teamed with the KD Group, makers of the Kurio line of children's electronics, to provide users with a safe and more advanced content discovery experience through the Kidoz app store.
Dick’s Sporting Goods and UberRush have partnered to bring displaced football fans in Chicago and New York City official championship t-shirts after the Super Bowl.
Bif Bang Pow! has renewed its agreement with Universal Partnerships & Licensing to develop a new line of toys and collectibles inspired by The Big Lebowski.
Disney Cruise Line has announced plans for new, daylong Star Wars celebrations aboard eight of its Disney Fantasy sailings in 2016.
McFarlane Toys is highlighting the new additions to its slate of pop culture products at New York Toy Fair.
Crayola has tapped tween girl lifestyle company Fashion Angels to create a line of activity and lifestyle products targeted to tweens.
Perry Ellis International has tapped Sensual, a division of USA Apparel Group, to design and distribute intimates under its sportswear brand Rafaella brand.
Genius Brands International has partnered with Penguin Young Readers to expand the book franchise Llama Llama worldwide.
Home décor company Primitives by Kathy has launched a new line of baby frames and box signs featuring the designs of Caleb Gray Studio.
American metal band Slayer has partnered with the Venice Beach, Calif., customizable shoe store The Ave for a line of footwear.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has teamed with Xbox to bring the Fast & Furious film franchise to the video game "Forza Horizon 2."
Video personalization company Percy3D has hired two new employees to focus on the growing the firm's licensed content portfolio and driving business development.
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