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Character World is developing ranges of bedroom textiles and accessories for three of this summer’s biggest blockbusters Ant-Man, Inside Out and Star Wars Episode VII.
Enesco has signed a license agreement to be the worldwide manufacturer and wholesale distributor for Designs by Lolita glassware.
Designer Debbie Taylor-Kerman will work with new licensing partner Perfect Timing (LANG) on a collection of seasonal flags and doormats.
British construction equipment manufacturer JCB has signed a raft of new licensing deals to further bolster its JCB Kids brand in the U.K.
Licensing agency the JRL Group has been selected to represent Estwing Tools, best known for its line of solid steel hammers.
British design company Blackpop will release a collection of home goods in September inspired by Tudor paintings at London's National Portrait Gallery.
Designer Robin Zingone and Joy Tashjian Marketing Group have teamed with Asiana Licensing to distribute Robin Zingone-branded fashion, accessories and homewares in Korea.
PercyVites has added two new brands to its roster of characters for digital party products–Nelvana Enterprises' “Max & Ruby” and Feld Entertainment's Monster Jam.
Homewares brand Bernardaud is launching its latest artist collaboration with Viz Muniz of Brazil, who creates contemporary designs inspired by microscopic imagery of bacteria.
Perfetti Van Melle has tapped licensing agency Stories to develop a new licensing program for its confectionary brand Mentos in France.
Vandor is adding Cartoon Network's original animated show "Adventure Time" to its lineup of licensees.
Character World is expanding and moving up the release of bedroom textiles and accessories based on the Disney animated film Frozen in time for Christmas.
Plush toy manufacturer Gund has launched its first-ever line of home textiles.
U.S. retailer Mattress Firm is collaborating with Disney to promote the upcoming film Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.
Parham Santana recently secured a new deal with Euro Ceramica to bring Turner Classic Movies to the table.
Simmons Bedding Company has appointed Dimensional Branding Group as the North American licensing agency for both the Beautyrest and Simmons brands.
Australian retailer Woolworths has taken to the exclusive rights to the Australian technology solutions brand Hills.
Home brand Laura Ashley is expanding on its ready-made curtain collection with licensing partner Beatrice Home Fashions to develop a range of table linens.
Author Sandra Magsamen has signed five new partners for her eponymous lifestyle brand including the Oprah Winfrey Network and 1-800-Flowers.
Underground Toys will add to its line of Star Wars homewares this year, in advance of the franchise's next film, Episode VII: The Force Awakens, in theaters Dec. 18.
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