In June 2013, global brand extension agency Beanstalk launched Tinderbox, its digital division to help brand licensing extend into new media.
Parragon, a division of DC Thomson, has reorganized its business into two new divisions–Parragon Publishing and Parragon International.
The Children's Media Conference has announced plans for a new business-to-business event, the CMC Rights Exchange, which will take place Nov. 7 in London.
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.
Perry Ellis has appointed Stanley Silverstein as president of international development and global licensing.
41 Entertainment has appointed Zodiak Kids CP Paris to manage licensing for its PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures in France.
Brand Licensing Europe has announced the finalists for this year's License This! competition for new creative contests.
Man Cave, a home party service for men, has appointed Established Brands to expand its brand into licensing.
FremantleMedia’s Kids & Family Entertainment division will offer two new titles at MIPJunior in Cannes, France this year.
Licensing agency Global Pursuit has been charged with extending and developing a worldwide lifestyle program for the brand Tumbleweed & Dandelion by Lizabeth (Lizzie) McGraw.
Global brand licensing and consultancy Beanstalk has named Lisa Reiner as its new managing director of Europe and Asia Pacific.
Paper Island has teamed up with Hemingway Designs for a new collection featuring the John Hinde archive.
Planeta Junior highlighted three of its new animated co-productions at MIPJunior last weekend–“Sendokai Champions,” “Egyxos” and “Bubble Bip.”
Silvergate Media has made two new additions to the Classic Peter Rabbit licensee roster, with new partners for plush and tableware.
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