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.
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.
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.
Planeta Junior Italy has teamed up BBS for party products featuring DQ Entertainment’s “The Jungle Book.”
Dreamtex has unveiled a new design innovation for its bedding line–the DreamCover–featuring the construction brand JCB.
Californian tabletop designer Laurie Gates has tapped IMG Licensing as his exclusive worldwide licensing agency.
Licensing Expo and the International Home + Housewares Show, have announced a collaboration to cross-promote their shows.
Landy International and designer Debra Valencia are partnering to expand the Debra Valencia brand to include home décor collections and women’s personal accessories.
Homeware and gifting brand Nambé has crafted a new licensing partnership with help from its recently appointed agency, Perpetual Licensing.
The Wildflower Group and Hermes-OTTO International have teamed up to expand the home furnishings brand Bombay.
Portmeirion is planning two new lines of children’s mealtime products featuring Mattel’s Thomas the Tank Engine and Entertainment One’s Peppa Pig.
Useful Home Products is planning a line of homewares inspired by the ABC cooking show “The Chew.”
Panama Jack continues to add new resort-inspired products to the home furnishings market with two new licensing agreements.
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