Now in its 16th year, Brand Licensing Europe is focusing on service in the licensing community and beyond.
Stan Lee's Comikaze opens its doors today just in time for trick-or-treating and a full weekend of chances to dress up.
Sanrio kicked off the first-ever Hello Kitty convention Thursday at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA in Los Angeles, Calif.
UCLA will offer a new licensing course in association with LIMA called “Licensing Entertainment" starting Jan. 6.
Iconix Brand Group and it board of directors has appointed Sue Gove as an independent director of the company.
Anki, the creator of the battle-car racing game “Anki Drive,” has appointed former Activision and EA executives to key roles.
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.
The Toy Industry Association will induct five new members into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame next February.
Dot To Dot Productions has appointed the licensing agency Brands with Influence to represent its productions.
Licensed toys play prominently in the list of finalists for the Toy Industry Association’s 2014 Toy of the Year Awards.
Electronic Arts has appointed licensing veteran Ryan Gagerman as director of licensing as is prepares for new game launches and feature film releases.
The mixed martial arts organization Bellator MMA is planning to expand its brand beyond the ring with the help of All-American Licensing & Management Group.
The deals and companies that shaped the licensing business in 2013 and were also among the most widely viewed.
Entertainment, licensing and merchandising PR agency miPR has launched a new standalone licensing division, miLicensing.
Specialty food gifting company Hickory Farms has appointed the Atlanta-based Brand Licensing Team to launch a licensing program.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has teamed up with Playmobil in the U.K. to help the brand celebrate its 40th anniversary and capitalize on its new TV show.
U.K. Toy Fair took place in London last week, with top toymakers from around world presenting a new offerings and brands.
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