With MAGIC Market Week in full swing, it’s only fitting that License! Global looks at the trends that will shape the licensed apparel business in 2014.
DreamWorks Animation is expanding its partnership with licensing agency Compañía Panamericana de Licencias to Brazil.
BBC Worldwide has made new senior hires across business development, legal and finance for its Asia division.
Hasbro and Mattel have both reported their results for the first quarter of 2014, and one toy company certainly faired better than the other.
Brand Central has signed on to develop a consumer products program for the design and lifestyle company Dwell Media.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has opened its first dedicated office in Asia and appointed Pinky David as vice president, Asia Pacific.
Spin Master has filed a civil lawsuit in California to stop the manufacture and sale of Stafly toys, which it claims infringe on its Flutterbye toy.
MHS Licensing has signed on to represent artist Josephine Kimberling, who specializes in modern-meets-vintage florals.
Copyright Promotions Licensing Group, a DHX Media company, has appointed Stephen Gould as its new U.K. managing director.
VIMN South has appointed Andrea Castellari senior vice president and general manager of Viacom International Media Networks Italy, Middle East and Turkey.
Sesame Workshop has appointed Stephen B. Sobhani to the newly created position of vice president, international.
41 Entertainment has appointed Team Entertainment as the licensing agent for Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures in Italy and Greece.
Elie Dekel, president of Saban Brands will be featured at the LIMA's upcoming webinar about avoiding cultural miscues.
Animaccord Animation Studios has partnered with the Panini Group for Masha and The Bear sticker albums in Russia.
The U.K. virtual kids’ site BinWeevils.com has named board member Rod Henwood as its new chief executive officer.
Pretty Ugly has tapped Global Pursuit to represent its Uglydoll brand in Taiwan, Hong Kong and China.
T-shirt manufacturer Trevco has engaged Perpetual Licensing to assist in the acquisition of licenses.
After negligible growth in 2012, the world’s top 100 brands increased in value by 7 percent this year, representing a combined worth of $2.6 trillion.
Sales of licensed products climbed for the second consecutive year in 2012, according to LIMA's 2013 Licensing Industry Survey.
Univision Communications is powering up with a multi-year licensing partnership with fitness expert and nutritionist Claudia Molina.
From the buzz of Gwyneth Paltrow to the excitement of Flo Rida, Licensing Expo experienced a strong increase in attendance for this year’s event held June 18-20 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev.
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