Now in its 16th year, Brand Licensing Europe is focusing on service in the licensing community and beyond.
Haim Saban, founder of Saban Brands, writer and director Chris Columbus, and Jeremy Zag have joined forces to launch Zag Animation Studios.
Cris Abrego and Charlie Corwin will serve as co-chairmen and co-chief executive officers in North America of the new Endemol, Shine Group and Core Media joint venture.
Toy industry veteran and former president of the U.S. division of Toys 'R' Us, Neil Friedman, has been named president and chief executive officer of Alex Brands.
Those Licensing People has been appointed as the exclusive U.K. distributor for the premium olive oil brand 5 Oil.
Genius Brands International has appointed senior financial and accounting executive Rebecca Hershinger as chief financial officer and promoted controller Matthew Kornberg to VP of finance.
Tim Hincks will serve as president of the new joint venture between Endemol, Shine Group and Core Media to create a global multi-platform content provider.
Beanstalk has signed on to represent HGTV interior designer Genevieve Gorder for licensing.
Topps has teamed up with Stan Lee to create an all-new Garbage Pail Kids character exclusively for the upcoming Comikaze Expo–Smilin’ Stan.
Jewel Branding & Licensing has signed on to represent Nikki Chu, interior designer and fashion accessory designer.
Australian automaker GM Holden has appointed TPF as the global licensing agent for its stable of brands including Holden, Holden Special Vehicles and the Holden Racing Team.
Nottingham Forest has appointed Copyright Licensing Agency to handle licensing for the animated feature film Foosball in MENA.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA is marking the growth of its licensing business in the Middle East at the Dubai Brand Licensing Fair.
Licensing Expo and License! Global, in association with the International Housewares Association, are hosting a free webinar Wednesday.
C3 Entertainment is making a push into the TV/film/digital space with the appointment of Pablo Velez Jr. as director of development and production.
Act III Licensing has signed on to represent the classic comedy-horror film, Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!.
Authentic Brands Group has acquired Elvis Presley Intellectual Property Assets and Muhammad Ali Enterprises from Core Media Group.
The U.S. Army has joined forces with Xentris Wireless for a new line of branded mobile cases that made their debut at the Consumer Electronics Show this week.
JB Perrette has been named as the next president of Discovery Networks International following the resignation of Mark Hollinger.
Perfetti Van Melle has appointed Wild Pumpkin Licensing as the exclusive licensing agent for its lollipop brand Chupa Chups in Australia and New Zealand.
The Walt Disney Company U.K. & Ireland unveiled the winners at its inaugural Licensee Awards Wednesday.
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