In June 2013, global brand extension agency Beanstalk launched Tinderbox, its digital division to help brand licensing extend into new media.
As BLE gears up for the biggest event in its 16-year history, the show has unveiled a full roster of educational sessions, celebrity appearances and brand showcases.
Rainbow has appointed Earthbound to represent both Winx Club and Mia and Me throughout the U.S. for licensing in a move to grow its brands in America.
Greeting card brand Hallmark has tapped P&L Global Network will develop a new licensing program for its brand in Latin America.
Brands with Influence has signed on to manage the brand licensing of BBC Worldwide's tween/teen show "The Next Step."
DC Thomson Consumer Products will be presenting its portfolio of iconic brands and a range of third-party properties at Brand Licensing Europe next week.
The University of Georgia has tapped Fermata Partners as its worldwide licensing agency, in a new five-year deal.
WildWorks, a developer of online worlds and free-to-play games, has appointed Peeko as the worldwide licensing agent for its Animal Jam brand.
Epic Rights has signed a number of international licensing agents to represent its roster of clients in specific markets around the globe.
Crosby Brand Management Group has signed on to represent the Bruce Lee brand as a sub-agent of United Talent Agency in Asia Pacific.
Viacom18 Consumer Products is planning to bring the wild fun of DQ Entertainment's The Jungle Book brand to shelves in India.
GD Entertainment Fund has signed its first multi-project deal to co-finance a slate of original Imira Entertainment programming.
Saban Brands has promoted Frederic Soulie to senior vice president of global distribution.
The digital tween brand Punky Princess is headed to BLE in London this year with an eye toward expansion.
The Copyrights Group Limited has appointed The Joester Loria Group to represent The Snowman brand in the U.S. and Canada.
The founder of the independent children’s producer 1461, has launched the new IP management company Those Licensing People.
Brand strategy agency IMC has promoted two members of its management team to the position of vice president.
Following its debut appearance at Brand Licensing Europe last month, Outfit7 has signed a series of deals for Talking Tom and Talking Friends.
Branding executive Nicole Burt has joined the talent and media firm APA.
Brand Licensing Europe has moved its 2014 exhibition forward one week from the previously announced dates to avoid a conflict with MIPCOM.
European and Asian licensing agent Performance Brands has created a new division, PB Digital, which will focus on digital, toys, promotions and publishing.
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