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.
Independent music publisher Imagem Music Group has tapped Redan Alchemyto license music and lyrics from its portfolio.
Ellestone Apparel has taken a strategic stake in the holding company of U.K. clothing manufacturer The Fielding Group.
The Brooklyn Brewery has launched an exclusive ale created specifically for this year’s New York Comic Con.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as the worldwide licensing representative for the reality TV series, “American Trucker.”
Zodiak Kids has appointed Henrietta Garnett as senior licensing manager.
Publicists Céline Xerri-Brook and Lisa Hryniewicz are teaming up to launch a corporate PR service for entertainment companies.
Rainbow will debut its new kids’ series, “Royal Academy,” this weekend at MIPJunior in Cannes, France.
Held annually in Dallas, Texas, the Toy Industry Association hosts the appointment-only event to showcase toy manufacturers’ newest product lines to long-lead buyers.
BRB Internacional and Moonscoop have formed as alliance to manage each other’s catalogs for new media distribution.
JELC is showcasing its range of lifestyle properties at Brand Licensing Europe, while seeking opportunities across all brands.
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