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.
Spin Master has filed a civil lawsuit in California to stop the manufacture and sale of Stafly toys, which it claims infringe on its Flutterbye toy.
MHS Licensing has signed on to represent artist Josephine Kimberling, who specializes in modern-meets-vintage florals.
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.
BBC Worldwide U.K., a part of BBC Worldwide, has appointed Stephen Davies to lead its live events business.
JCPenney has officially announced its appointment of Debra Berman as SVP of marketing.
Knockout Licensing has been appointed by the production company The Asylum to launch a licensing program for its movies.
Outfit7 has expanded its European management team to oversee the global licensing for Talking Tom and Talking Friends.
The Topps Company and Stan Lee's Comikaze Expo have teamed up to offer a Mars Attacks exclusive trading card at this year’s show.
For the sixth consecutive year LIMA will sponsor Brand Licensing Hall, the largest licensing event in Asia.
Planeta Junior is planning to present a full slate of new animated properties at MIPJunior.
41 Entertainment has appointed MBC Licensing & Merchandising as its agent in MENA for Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures.
LIMA U.K. has opened advanced booking for members to reserve meeting space at the LIMA stand during BLE in October.
FunnyFlux Entertainment in South Korea, QianQi Animation in China and Little Airplane Productions in the U.S. have teamed up to debut “Super Wings!.”
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