Preparations are well underway for the 35th edition of Licensing Expo, with a host of new brands already set to exhibit and a new Sports section planned for the show floor.
Brand Brilliant Consulting has formed a strategic partnership with Simply Consulting Group, a retail firm that helps companies drive reatil performance.
Drew Sheinman has joined talent agency IMG as senior vice president of IMG Licensing.
Video personalization company Percy3D has hired two new employees to focus on the growing the firm's licensed content portfolio and driving business development.
Sony Music will co-host the Licensing Expo Opening Night Party and present popular girl group Fifth Harmony as the special guest performer.
Copyright Promotions Licensing Group, part of DHX Media, has extended its footprint in Europe with the opening of offices in the Nordics and Central and Eastern Europe.
Playboy continues to expand its brand worldwide with a host of new deals ranging from high-end apparel to branded skateboards.
All American Licensing & Management Group been appointed to develop a comprehensive licensing strategy for the Legendary Hatfield & McCoy Family brand.
Five iconic British institutions will be exhibiting at Licensing Expo this year for the first time including The Royal Ballet and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust.
Maya Studio has appointed the IP management company Consumer Product Connection to develop a licensing program for its brands in Europe and the East.
DHX Brands has appointed Haven as the licensing agent for the all-new "Teletubbies" program in Australia and New Zealand.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA recognized its top licensees last night at the second annual Golden Bunny Awards.
Pukeko Pictures has signed a first look deal with Michael Polis through his Los Angeles-based Atomic Toybox production company.
Vme Media and BRB Internacional will now reach local Hispanic audiences in the U.S., in a deal made at this year’s MIPCOM.
Tim Hincks will serve as president of the new joint venture between Endemol, Shine Group and Core Media to create a global multi-platform content provider.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association's Young Professional Networking Breakfast Nov. 18 will feature Jessi Dunne, Mattel's general manager and senior vice president consumer products.
Outfit7 has appointed Dream Theatre to represent its digital brand Talking Tom and Friends in India.
Kodak has established a new organizational structure designed to make the company more competitive and entrepreneurial.
The University of California has extended its partnership with The Collegiate Licensing Company, an affiliate of IMG, through 2017.
The British Toy & Hobby Association has announced its finalists for the 2014 Toy Retailer of the Year Awards.
Smiley has appointed Lori Heiss as brand director for toys, back-to-school, publishing, digital and FMCG.
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