Preparations are well underway for the 35th edition of Licensing Expo, with a host of new brands already set to exhibit and a new Sports section planned for the show floor.
Brand Brilliant Consulting has formed a strategic partnership with Simply Consulting Group, a retail firm that helps companies drive reatil performance.
Drew Sheinman has joined talent agency IMG as senior vice president of IMG Licensing.
Video personalization company Percy3D has hired two new employees to focus on the growing the firm's licensed content portfolio and driving business development.
Sony Music will co-host the Licensing Expo Opening Night Party and present popular girl group Fifth Harmony as the special guest performer.
Copyright Promotions Licensing Group, part of DHX Media, has extended its footprint in Europe with the opening of offices in the Nordics and Central and Eastern Europe.
Playboy continues to expand its brand worldwide with a host of new deals ranging from high-end apparel to branded skateboards.
All American Licensing & Management Group been appointed to develop a comprehensive licensing strategy for the Legendary Hatfield & McCoy Family brand.
Five iconic British institutions will be exhibiting at Licensing Expo this year for the first time including The Royal Ballet and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust.
Maya Studio has appointed the IP management company Consumer Product Connection to develop a licensing program for its brands in Europe and the East.
DHX Brands has appointed Haven as the licensing agent for the all-new "Teletubbies" program in Australia and New Zealand.
Crosby Brand Management Group has signed on to represent the Bruce Lee brand as a sub-agent of United Talent Agency in Asia Pacific.
Nickelodeon Viacom Consumer Products has appointed licensing agent TLC to exclusively represent its brands across Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
The National Museum of the Royal Navy has signed Airfix as licensee for the world’s most famous warship, HMS Victory.
The Animal Moon Parade, the first Deer Little Forest book, will be unveiled at Brand Licensing Europe this week.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment's new preschool property “Kate & Mim-Mim” has been acquired by a number of major overseas channels.
Planeta Junior highlighted three of its new series at MIPCOM this week in Cannes, France, including "Egyxos," "Sendokai Champions" and "Bubble Bip."
A Squared Entertainment, a subsidiary of Genius Brands International, has partnered with From Frank to expand the humor greeting card line into a broad-based lifestyle brand.
Haim Saban, founder of Saban Brands, writer and director Chris Columbus, and Jeremy Zag have joined forces to launch Zag Animation Studios.
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Simone Fenu has been appointed as the new country manager for Planeta Junior Italia.
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