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NBCUniversal, a division of Comcast, has completed its acquisition of DreamWorks Animation for approximately $3.8 billion.
Paramount Pictures has appointed Black White Orange to serve as its licensing agent in India.
Brand Licensing Europe, the largest licensing event in Europe, has revealed its lineup of industry executives judging this year’s License This! competition.
Sequential Brands Group has named Andrew Cooper as its new president.
Jewel Branding and Licensing has appointed U.K. agency Start Licensing to represent the design brand Bouffants and Broken Hearts across Europe, excluding France.
Richard Lennox, an industry veteran with a record of elevating consumer and retailing brands, has joined Macy’s as its chief marketing officer, effective Sept. 15.
The Isaac Hayes Estate has appointed Beanstalk to represent the late singer-songwriter and actor for advertising, media and long-term brand associations.
Eric Beder of Wunderlich Securities explains the steps brand management companies need to take in order to improve their returns and ascend to their previous positions on the S&P 500.
Corus Entertainment has named Athena Georgaklis as its head of development for Nelvana.
BBC Worldwide ANZ has appointed Dustin Lockett to serve as its commercial director.
Home furnishing company Laura Ashley has partnered with Downlite for a collection of basic and utility bedding.
Studio 100 has partnered with RTL Telekids and Videoland in two separate broadcast deals for its slate of children’s programs.
The Collegiate Licensing Company and Vanderbilt University have agreed to a five-year extension of their global partnership that will see the CLC continue to manage the university's trademark licensing program.
Etsy has launched its first brick and mortar shop at Macy’s Herald Square in New York City.
U.K.-based toy and gift company Wow! Stuff has appointed Frank Adler as its president of its U.S. operation.
The Estate of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry and French IP Rights company NDA have signed Licensing Works! to represent The Little Prince in North America.
Ten licensing trends that need to be on your radar in 2016.
The bi-annual fashion trade show MAGIC will feature a special seminar on licensing today from 1 p.m.-2 p.m.
Carla Silva has been appointed as the new vice president/general manager, global head of licensing for King Features.
Mind Candy has appointed Ian Chambers as its new chief executive officer, effective immediately.
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