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.
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.
TF1 has renewed Tele Images’ animated series “The Ranch” for a second season, and, in conjunction, is planning a comprehensive licensing program.
Coolabi has appointed Naomi Dare to the new role of head of digital.
Image licensing agency Trunk Archive has signed on to represent Japanese photographer Mika Ninagawa.
The top 30 licensing agencies of 2012 ranked by retail sales of licensed product for they brands they represent.
Licensing firm Consumer Strategies has signed on to represent Food-ology: You Are How You Eat.
U.K. agency Bulldog Licensing is expanding into the U.S. with the launch of Bulldog Licensing Inc.
Kathy Ireland has announced a new collaboration with Royal Footwear & Accessories.
License! Global takes an in-depth look at how interactive properties are expanding to mean more to product programs and how the category has become bigger and more lucrative than ever.
Penguin Children’s has taken digital, film/TV and merchandising rights for art licensing company MGL’s Marsh Mellow brand.
The Brand Activation Association has launched the Licensing Council, a committee of IP owners designed to educate the industry.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association has appointed five new members to its board of directors.
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