Now in its 16th year, Brand Licensing Europe is focusing on service in the licensing community and beyond.
Outfit7 has appointed Dream Theatre to represent its digital brand Talking Tom and Friends in India.
The Toy Industry Association has announced the finalists for the Toy of the Year awards.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the winners of the annual British Academy Children’s Awards Sunday in London.
Brand Loyalty has appointed Marie-Laure Marchand to the newly created position of licensing director.
The Toy Industry Association has launched The Genius of Play, a collaborative educational campaign that spotlights the role of toys in a child’s healthy development.
Gaumont International Television has hired Tim Stephen to the newly created position of senior vice president of business and legal affairs.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association has opened voting for the 2015 Asian Licensing Awards.
Selk’bag has debuted a line of Marvel character anatomical sleeping bags.
Viacom International Media Networks has appointed Pierluigi Gazzolo as president of its Americas division.
Cartoon Network has launched a new anti-bullying campaign to raise awareness and empower kids to take action against bullying.
CBS Consumer Products is expanding its Star Trek program into new categories including golf and office accessories and souvenirs.
Facebook has acquired the cross-platform mobile messaging company WhatsApp for approximately $16 billion.
Children’s magazine publisher Redan Publishing has welcomed back Jessica McKnight as sales and marketing director.
Tim Juckes has been tapped as the new sales director of U.K. consumer products at Saban Brands.
Discovery Communications has promoted Doug Baker to the position of COO and CFO for Discovery Networks International.
The Walt Disney Company has acquired Maker Studios, a network of online video content on YouTube, for $500 million.
Porterfield's Fine Art Licensing has signed on to represent artist and photographer Mindy Schroeder.
DreamWorks Classics has secured a range of new sales across Europe, The Middle East and Asia for the children’s series, “The Owl & Co.”
Global brand management company Genius Brands International has named Matthew Kornberg as its new controller.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has opened its first dedicated office in Asia and appointed Pinky David as vice president, Asia Pacific.
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