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.
Destination Maternity has partnered with family lifestyle expert and designer Wendy Bellissimo for her first foray into maternity wear.
LMI has brokered a new deal that will see Gascoigne Designs create reproduction furniture from Highclere Castle, where “Downton Abbey” is filmed.
Licensed graphics company Fathead has launched a new premium home décor customization service called Total Coverage.
Following its debut last year, Hasbro is expanding the product range in its Nerf Dog line with more than 40 new dog toys.
RadioShack has opened another custom concept store in Boston, Mass., near the site of the company's first retail location, which opened in 1921.
Tempur Sealy International has bought back its Sealy brand rights in Japan from its former licensee in the region.
Celebrity interior designer Jennifer Adams has reached a multi-year agreement with the MT Company for a furniture collection.
Fuhu, the creator of the Nabi kids’ tablet, has partnered with Simon Property Group to develop a technology-inspired kids’ experience, designed with DreamWorks.
Google has joined forces with Luxottica Group to design, develop and distribute a new breed of eyewear for its Glass program.
Waste Management, North American provider of environmental solutions, has teamed with two new licensees for a line of trash and recycling bags.
Dance fitness company Zumba Fitness has appointed Speedo USA as its official swimwear partner.
Benjamin Moore has partnered with The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation for Williamsburg-branded paint.
Bif Bang Pow! and Broadway Video Entertainment are teaming up for a range of "Saturday Night Live" collectibles.
Furniture Brands has nailed down a deal with Xcel Brands to create a line of home furniture under the Isaac Mizrahi brand.
The Ford Motor Company has signed a new deal with Dahon for a line of branded bicycles.
Meyer is helping everyone become a Cake Boss, with a new line of bakeware created in partnership with Discovery Communications.
The Joester Loria Group has been appointed to build a licensing program for celebrity chef and TV personality Fabio Viviani.
National Geographic and PetSmart have partnered to create a line of new pet products that will launch in spring 2014.
JCB Kids and Amscan have signed a multi-year deal for a complete range of My First JCB-branded partyware.
Shinola has introduced The Wright Brothers limited edition watch, created in partnership with the Wright family.
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