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.
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.
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.
Waste Management, North American provider of environmental solutions, has teamed with two new licensees for a line of trash and recycling bags.
Striker Entertainment has gathered a group of top licensees for Summit Entertainment’s new blockbuster Divergent.
SVP Worldwide has appointed Knockout Licensing to manage and expand its licensing program for the iconic sewing brand Singer.
KitchenAid has teamed up with two well-known brands in the world of beverages–home carbonation brand SodaStream and home espresso company Nespresso.
Integrative medicine expert Dr. Andrew Weil has endorsed Simmons Bedding’s newest mattress, the ComforPedic iQ.
kathy ireland Worldwide has signed on with Nourison for a floor covering partnership.
Walmart Canada and Procter & Gamble have launched a series of mobile stores at 50 bus in Toronto.
kathy ireland Worldwide has extended its licensing partnership with Pacific Coast Lighting through 2018.
The Trump Organization has their licensing partner, Serta, to supply mattresses in one of its renovated resorts.
The Trump Organization has partnered with Dorya International for a new line of luxury furniture under the Trump Home brand in Turkey.
Town and Country Living has created a new collection of home furnishings based on the A&E reality show, “Duck Dynasty.”
MHS Licensing has launched the branded designs of artist Stephanie Ryan into a series of new categories.
LG Electronics has formed a new alliance with interior decorator Nate Berkus who will serve as artistic advisor and ambassador for its LG Studio line of kitchen appliances.
JELC has tapped Evans Lichfield to create a range of cushions illustrated with images from the Bamforth Vintage collection.
JELC, global licensing agent for the Silentnight, has signed the first brand extension for the U.K. bed and mattress brand.
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