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.
Brand Central has signed on to develop a consumer products program for the design and lifestyle company Dwell Media.
The Good Sign brand, which literally features a yellow road sign that reads “This is a Good Sign,” has signed a series of new licensing deals.
Walls 360 is featuring the work of artist Caleb Gray in a new line of removable wall decals for kids.
Wham-O and Precious Tales are planning a line of pet products inspired by classic Wham-O toy brands such as Frisbee and Hula Hoop.
Oscar de la Renta is planning a limited edition tabletop collection created in collaboration with the New York Botanical Garden.
Reckitt Benckiser's Air Wick air freshener brand has launched new scents inspired by the essence of four U.S. national parks.
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.
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.
Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan is making the move into licensing, with the launch of the new fashion and fitness lifestyle brand, HRX.
DreamWorks Animation has joined forces with Fuhu to create the DreamTab, a new kids’ tablet with exclusive content and new DWA games.
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