The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association is the leading trade organization for the industry, and in 2015, it marks a milestone anniversary.
Full Colour Black has secured the exclusive worldwide licensing and product rights to 72, previously unavailable Bob Marley images from a 1975 London concert.
Licensor Perry Ellis International has unveiled a leadership succession plan that will see founder and CEO George Feldenkreis step down after 50 years leading the company.
Herb Scannell has decided to step down as president of BBC Worldwide North America, with Ann Sarnoff, currently COO of the division, set to take over the role.
Licensing agency the JRL Group has been selected to represent Estwing Tools, best known for its line of solid steel hammers.
Breakthrough Entertainment has appointment veteran executive and producer Martha Sepulveda as director of development and production, kids and family entertainment.
VIZ Media has named Brad Woods as its chief marketing officer.
Ascena Retail Group and Ann Taylor have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Ascena will acquire the women’s retailer for cash and stock.
Licensing Expo will feature more than 1,800 brands from the consumer goods and lifestyle categories when it takes place June 9-11 in Las Vegas, Nev.
Playboy opened the doors of its newest brand extension, a West Hollywood lounge called Bar Fifty-Three, Thursday night in a launch event that showcased the brand's new positioning.
New NFLPI licensees, entertainment brands line up for Licensing Expo; and Nickelodeon's "Blaze" arrives at Toys 'R' Us ... this is the news that shaped the week of May 11.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed to represent the new musical animated series “Tchaboom!” for media distribution, licensing and merchandising.
Genius Brands International has formed a new global distribution division and appointed former executive Andrew Berman to oversee it.
License! Global has announced the finalists of the inaugural One to Watch contest for new creative concepts, held in conjunction with Licensing Expo.
Andersen Press London has appointed Brentwood Licensing to continue the growth of their flagship Elmer the Patchwork Elephant character.
London-based licensing agency Bloom has been appointed as the U.K. representative for the British gifting and stationery brand Happy Jackson.
DreamWorks Animation has acquired the classic property Felix the Cat, which will fold into the DreamWorks Classics portfolio.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment unveiled the first official image of the iconic Thunderbird 1 from the new series, "Thunderbirds are Go!"
Advanstar Licensing, organizers of Licensing Expo, saw another successful show earlier this month with a 33 percent increase in retail attendance.
UEFA Euro 2016 is among a raft of new brands joining the 200-strong lineup at this year’s Brand Licensing Europe, which will take place Oct. 7-9 at London’s Olympia.
Finalists for the 2014 Licensing Awards in the product, retail and marketing communication categories have been unveiled.
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