In June 2013, global brand extension agency Beanstalk launched Tinderbox, its digital division to help brand licensing extend into new media.
After more than five years leading the company, Mikael Hed will step down as chief executive officer of Rovio Jan. 1.
Parragon, a division of DC Thomson, has reorganized its business into two new divisions–Parragon Publishing and Parragon International.
Toy and consumer electronics company Jazwares has hired Dan Sugrue as its new U.K. sales director.
LIMA U.K. has revealed details of its annual global networking party at Brand Licensing Europe, which will take place on the second day of the show, Oct. 8.
Global brand management company Genius Brands International has secured a $2 million revolving line of credit with SunTrust Banks to finance future growth.
Smiley has made two new executive appointments–David Fox as head of design and Salvatore Zingrillo as global brand director of fashion.
Genius Brands International announced that Lloyd Mintz has been appointed to the role of vice president of consumer products.
Apparel was front-of-mind this week as the semi-annual MAGIC Market Week trade show took place in Las Vegas, Nev.
Bioworld Merchandising is unveiling a new range of apparel for beer brands Corona Extra and Modelo Especial this week at MAGIC Market Week in Las Vegas, Nev.
Outfit7 has partnered with SuperAwesome's Future8 Awards for digital creators to exclusively sponsor the mobile app category.
Friday is the last day to submit entries for Brand Licensing Europe’s annual License This! challenge.
Licensing Expo and the International Home + Housewares Show, have announced a collaboration to cross-promote their shows.
Zodiak Media's current group CEO, David Frank, will step down in mid-October and will be succeeded by Marc-Antoine d’Halluin.
Dr. Seuss Enterprises has appointed Global Pursuit as its exclusive licensing agent across key categories throughout Asia, including India.
Zodiak Kids will serve as the French sub-agent for d-rights’ boys’ action property B-Daman Crossfire.
Viz Media Europe is featuring its new series “Tenkai Knights” this week at MIPJunior and MIPCOM in Cannes, France.
JELC is bringing one of its newest clients, the girls’ crafting property iDoo-B-Doo, to Brand Licensing Europe this week.
Rocket Licensing is headlining its trip to Brand Licensing Europe with the 45th anniversary of The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment will be representing “Digimon Fusion” for licensing and promotion in the U.K.
Sander Schwartz, president of FremantleMedia’s Kids and Family Entertainment division, will be leaving the company by the end of this month.
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