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 Tetris Company has teamed with Vandor to create a line of branded home and lifestyle merchandise.
Bicycle manufacturer TI Cycles of India has acquired the license for Ridley Bikes Belgium in a deal that covers India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Myanmar.
Major League Baseball has teamed with RockTape for a new line of branded kinesiology tape featuring the logos of MLB teams.
Halantex is planning a home textile range featuring Rovio's upcoming Angry Birds Movie in Central and Eastern Europe.
Jazzercise is bringing its Kids Get Fit outreach program to schools around the world in an effort to help children understand the benefits of regular exercise.
British textile and ceramic studio Hinchcliffe & Barber has teamed up with Huayu to create a range of licensed table porcelain in Japan.
Santoro has signed new partners and unveiled new product for its slate of art brands including Kori Kumi, Mirabelle and Willow.
Plush toy company Gund, a division of Enesco, has teamed with Audio Technology for a range of small audio and mobile accessories.
Honda Power Equipment is expanding its partnership with home improvement retailer The Home Depot, to include its branded generators.
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network has launched O Store, an online retail destination for exclusive OWN and Oprah merchandise alongside lifestyle content.
Apparel company Loudmouth, known for its bold, bright patterns, has signed a new licensing deal with electronics accessories specialist, iHip.
Techno Source has launched the Kurio Extreme tablet, the newest addition to its Kurio line of Android devices for kids.
Parham Santana recently secured a new deal with Euro Ceramica to bring Turner Classic Movies to the table.
Skylanders, the kids video game that brings physical toys to life, will debut its first-ever balloon at the 88th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
Entertainment One Licensing has secured a number of deals for the global preschool brand Peppa Pig in the G/A/S region, including a regional licensing agent.
Pretty Ugly has partnered with Fathead to create a collection of Uglydoll wall graphics.
The Victoria & Albert Museum in South Kensington, England, has announced a series of new licensing partnerships for products ranging from stationery to textiles.
Sakar International has launched its a new collection of fitness tracking devices featuring FAM Brands' Bally Total Fitness brand at CES.
Incipio has signed a multi-territory, multi-year licensing agreement with Burton Snowboards to produce a line of branded mobile device accessories.
Here’s a breakdown of 15 trends to watch this year–five licensors, five categories and five properties.
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