License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
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.
Crown Crafts Infant Products expanded its licensing agreement with Carter’s for bed sets and décor.
CBS Consumer Products and Poppy, the Young Readers imprint of Little, Brown Books, will release the full-length novel based on The CW's “Reign” series.
Global energy, grains and food company CHS will start a college sports sponsorship platform with 24 Division 1 universities, in a deal by Learfield Sports.
The 45th anniversary season of “Sesame Street” will premiere September 15 on PBS Kids.
Discount variety store chain Dollar Tree has acquired rival discount store chain Family Dollar Stores, becoming the largest discount retailer in North America.
Cartoon Network and the CN show “Looney Labs” are now part of the Fluxx card game roster.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has partnered with Cineplex to bring the children’s film Slugterra: Return of the Elementals to more than 50 theatres across Canada.
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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