In June 2013, global brand extension agency Beanstalk launched Tinderbox, its digital division to help brand licensing extend into new media.
CBS Consumer Products will represent the merchandising rights for the iconic TV series "MacGyver" on behalf of series creator Lee David Zlotoff.
Otter Media, a joint venture between The Chernin Group and AT&T, has purchased a majority stake in the YouTube multi-channel network Fullscreen.
Saban Brands has created a new internal global content distribution unit to support its worldwide growth and expanding portfolio.
Discovery Communications and Liberty Global have finalized their joint acquisition of global content creator and TV distributor All3Media.
Bulldog Licensing has been appointed to represent The London Taxi Company for licensing worldwide.
Sports licensing is emerging as a key growth area at this year’s Brand Licensing Europe, as UEFA Euro 2016 joins the roster of speakers on the show’s educational program.
C3 Entertainment has been appointed to represent rock ‘n’ roll legend The Big Bopper for licensing and merchandising.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA will host its second annual Golden Bunny Awards at Brand Licensing Europe Oct. 7 to celebrate and recognize its licensing partners.
Merchantwise has been appointed by ITV Studios Global Entertainment to manage the licensing program of the new “Thunderbirds Are Go!” TV series in Australia.
Lionsgate has named Kerry Phelan, to the newly created position of executive vice president of global franchise management and strategic partnerships.
Planeta Junior has signed on to represent De Agostini’s girls’ TV series “Camilla Store” for licensing in Italy.
GD Entertainment Fund has signed its first multi-project deal to co-finance a slate of original Imira Entertainment programming.
The Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has been named as the licensing agency for fashion designer and artist Robin Zingone.
John Hart Studios has tapped licensing professional Brad Bushell to develop a program for its classic comic strips.
Imperial War Museums is preparing for the Centenary of the First World War with a range of opportunities for licensees at BLE.
King Features Syndicate and Chupa Chups are planning a Betty Boop x Chupa Chups crossover brand.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA announced a multi-year partnership with the NBA Wednesday at Brand Licensing Europe.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has added a slew of new licensees for its action property Slugterra in Italy, Latin America, Russia, Turkey, Israel and South Africa.
Eight hundred industry leaders joined Kids In Distressed Situations and Fashion Delivers for their annual fundraising gala on Nov. 6.
Endemol North America has appointed Will Keenan as president of its new digital video venture Endemol Beyond USA.
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