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.
License! Global is now calling for submissions for the exclusive, annual Top 150 Global Licensors report.
Talent agency N.S. Bienstock has been appointed as the licensing agent for Veria Living, a media brand devoted to health and wellness.
Ludorum has appointed Licensing Street as its U.S. licensing consultant for the preschool show “Chuggington.”
Genius Brands International has elected entertainment industry veteran Anthony Thomopoulos to its board of directors.
Bioworld Merchandising is setting its sights on the children’s market with the acquisition of Nolan Glove Co.
Reeder Brand Management will represent the brand of the late Chris Farley for licensing.
DreamWorks Animation’s AwesomenessTV, has hired former Walt Disney Studios executive T.J. Marchetti as chief marketing officer.
U.K. novelty company Mask-arade has expanded its team with the appointment of Tanya Folliot as international sales manager.
Useful Home Products is planning a line of homewares inspired by the ABC cooking show “The Chew.”
Photographic agency Magnum Photos has tapped Trunk Archive as its licensing agent in North America.
Registration is now open for Brand Licensing Europe 2013, with 200 top companies already signed up to exhibit.
Lawless Entertainment has signed on to represent the upcoming kids film The Hero of Color City.
Perpetual Licensing and J.A. Roth & Associates have merged their operations in a new strategic partnership.
Mattel has restructured its European consumer products team to align its strategy across the region.
Univision Communications has promoted Ignacio Meyer to the position of senior vice president, enterprise development.
LIMA has designated Kids In Distressed Situations and Fashion Delivers as the preferred charities for members to donate excess product.
Sanrio has made two new executive appointments: Tori Cook as VP of retail and business development and Bobby Saygan as art director for hardlines.
Digital versions of the License! Global Show Dailies from Licensing Expo 2013 are now available online.
Comic-Con International opens its doors today with a Walking Dead zombie run and Sanrio making its debut at the show.
Studio 100 has promoted Evy Van Nederkassel to the role of licensing and sales manager, CEE, Nordics and Israel.
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