Licensing agency The Joester Loria Group is extending both popular and heritage food and beverage brands to create programs that are not only tasty, but lucrative.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship Gym franchise is aggressively expanding in the U.S. and Canada with plans to open more than 100 new locations this year.
My Gym Children’s Fitness Center has incorporated the children’s toy line Oball into its fitness curriculum as part of a three-month program across locations in the U.S.
Brand & Deliver has brokered a partnership between Micro Scooters and clothing brand American Freshman for the 2015 Big Yellow Bass Bus Tour of the U.K. this summer.
Goodyear is continuing to expand its reach beyond the tire aisle with the help of licensing agent IMG.
Character World has launched an exclusive bedding and accessories range featuring Nickelodeon's preschool series "Paw Patrol."
In a deal brokered by MGL Licensing, Australian manufacturer Ashdene is developing two tabletop ceramics and kitchen textile lines under the Shell Rummel brand.
The Walt Disney Company has named the 10 technology start-ups that have been selected for its mentorship and investment program, Disney Accelerator, powered by Techstars.
Global consumer products company Jarden Corp. has acquired the disposable tableware manufacturer Waddington Group for approximately $1.35 billion.
Target has opened the doors of its new Target Open House–part retail space, part lab, part showcase for new, connected technologies.
Perry Ellis International has entered into a license agreement with Manufacturas Kaltex for a line of home textile products in Mexico under the Original Penguin brand.
Talisman Licensing has tapped Li & Fung Home to develop the debut homewares line for international food writer and TV host Rick Stein.
Beach products manufacturer JGR Copa will develop a collection of beach accessories for beer brands Corona, Modelo Especial and Pacifico.
Amazon has unveiled a new tablet built from the ground up for kids–the Fire HD Kids Edition.
Spearmark is the latest licensee to join the roster of partners for new design property It’s a Wild Life, in a deal negotiated by Bulldog Licensing.
The Little Gym International is introducing SpongeBob SquarePants-themed Awesome Birthday Bash parties in partnership with Nickelodeon.
Target is taking its holiday gift selections into new territory through a test with Shapeways, an online 3D printing marketplace and service.
Coffee company Illy has collaborated with artist Robert Wilson for its latest Illy Art Collection of special edition coffee cups.
Multi-channel retailer HSN has named Jeffrey Kuster as president of its Cornerstone division and executive officer of HSNi.
Lowe’s and the Sherwin-Williams Company are pairing to bring the HGTV Home by Sherwin-Williams line to Lowe’s and Sherwin-Williams retail locations.
Connected fitness company Fitbit announced plans to expand its collaboration with fashion designer Tory Burch, as well as new partnerships with Kellogg's and Microsoft.
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