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.
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.
Creation Films has tapped C3 Entertainment as the distribution partner for its Historical War library of documentary films.
AG Properties has renewed its partnerships with 14 licensing agents worldwide for its five signature brands.
Nigel Pickard is stepping down from his role as chief executive officer of Zodiak U.K. Kids and chair of The Foundation.
Lima Sky has appointed Danish firm INK as licensing agent in the Nordics and Eastern Europe for its mobile game “Doodle Jump.”
LIMA U.K. has revealed details of its upcoming Licensing Essentials course and Spring Fling networking event, set for May 22 in London.
Voting is now open for the 2013 LIMA Licensing Excellence Awards, organized by the Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association.
The deadline to vote for the winners of the 2013 LIMA Licensing Excellence Awards is this Friday.
Evolution has been appointed as the global licensing agent for Metro Trains Melbourne’s Dumb Ways to Die property.
The National Wildlife Federation has hired Maureen P. Smith as its new vice president of marketing and communications.
Nottingham Forest has appointed Planeta Junior to manage the licensing program for its boys’ series “Sendokai Champions.”
Echo Bridge Home Entertainment has promoted Nathan Hart to the role of president.
Evolution has been appointed as agent for Jane Seymour's children’s property This One ‘N That One.
Proximo Spirits has signed The Joester Loria Group as the exclusive licensing agent in the U.S. and Canada for its top liquor brands.
The Licensing Company has been tapped by The Hershey Company to represent its properties for new initiatives.
VIMN has promoted Kerry Taylor to lead the MTV brand internationally and oversee non-music-related programming.
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