From the skyrocketing success of digital-first properties to major shifts in the television landscape to big name brand acquisitions, here is the news that shaped 2013.
Entertainment One Licensing continues to expand the Peppa Pig brand in the U.S. with the launch of birthday-themed content and products.
Zumba Fitness is teaming up with Viacom to promote its lifestyle brand in Poland via the TV series “Miłość na Bogata” (“Rich Love”).
Ultimate Ears has unveiled the latest artist partnership for its line of UE Booms speakers–street artist Kenny Scharf.
Talent agency N.S. Bienstock has been appointed as the licensing agent for Veria Living, a media brand devoted to health and wellness.
Reckitt Benckiser's Air Wick brand has launched the new Familiar Favorites air freshener collection inspired by the scents of brands.
Tervis has tapped into its inner ninja with a new line of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles insulated drinkware.
TV personality and home makeover designer Angelo Surmelis has launched his new furniture line exclusively at Mor Furniture for Less.
Marvel Entertainment's roster of drinkware partners is full to the brim with the addition of serveral new collaborations featuring its superheroes.
Hayat Kimya’s line of paper towels featuring Betty Boop has been such a hit in Turkey that the manufacturer will be doing a second run this year.
Character World has signed a new deal with Marvel for an Amazing Spider-Man range of bedding to coincide with the release of the feature film.
Kellogg Company has partnered with Tabletops Unlimited to create a range of homeware items featuring current and vintage Kellogg brands.
Oxford Limited has partnered with IGS Corporation for an Oxford-branded bicycle range under IGS’s Rule Bikes brand.
Performance Brands has signed on to represent Clive Christian, known for its home décor lines and luxury perfume.
Discovery Communications has teamed up for Animal Planet pet products and kitchenware.
kathy ireland Worldwide and Nourison are set to unveil their new line of kathy ireland Home rugs and decorative accessories.
Brands with Influence has brokered a new deal for Woolly & Tig bedding with Dreamtex.
Google chose a branded candy name for the latest version of its mobile operating system, Android KitKat.
State Bicycle Co. has created a custom-outfitted road bike to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Wu-Tang.
JELC is showcasing its range of lifestyle properties at Brand Licensing Europe, while seeking opportunities across all brands.
Samsung Telecommunications America and the NBA have announced a multi-year marketing and technology partnership.
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