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.
Authentic Brands Group is offering its portfolio of brands for licensing through the online brand licensing network iQ License.
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.
This year, hundreds of top entertainment brands and companies will converge at Licensing Expo.
BLE’s 2013 Retail Mentoring Programme has expanded to include more than 50 buying professionals from top retailers.
Indian preschool brand Purple Turtle has appointed The Licensing Group as its agent in North America.
Brandberry has renewed its representation agreement with the children’s entertainment brand The Wiggles.
LIMA has announced plans for this year’s Licensing University at the Licensing Expo, including a new all-access pass offering.
The organizer of the 2016 UEFA European Football Championship is in the process of selecting a master licensee.
Endemol U.K. has appointed David Flynn as chief creative officer.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has promoted Natalie Harvey to head of European retail, promotions and digital.
Energizer Personal Care has tapped New York-based licensing agency Brandgenuity for its Hawaiian Tropic, Banana Boat and Playtex brands.
To manage the swelling licensing programs for the Activision catalog, the company brought in Ashley Maidy, vice president, global licensing and partnerships, in 2011.
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