In June 2013, global brand extension agency Beanstalk launched Tinderbox, its digital division to help brand licensing extend into new media.
With a combined 35 years of licensing experience, two industry professionals have created a new consulting firm Ideaologie.
The Toy Industry Foundation announced that $100 million worth of toys and games was distributed to children in need since their Toy Bank program was founded.
Bright Star Characters has appointed Just Licensing Australia to represent its Popcorn the Bear brand for licensing in Australia and New Zealand.
Jam Brands, in collaboration with Copyrights Group, will launch a licensing program for the lifestyle magazine Jits at Brand Licensing Europe next month.
SEGA Europe has hired Kay Ferneyhough to join its London-based licensing team as retail license manager.
Richard Goldsmith has been given an expanded role at the Jim Henson Company as executive vice president of global distribution and international consumer products.
Redibra has appointed P&L Global Network as the exclusive licensing agency for Gallina Pintadita for several Latin American countries.
Licensing agency The Joester Loria Group has announced a series of promotions and new hires.
K and K Promotions has entered into a representation agreement with Network Entertainment and Reeder Brand Management for the Evel Knievel brand.
Vince Klaseus will join Universal Pictures as president of the newly created brand development division.
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.
BRB Internacional and Maya Studio announced a partnership to create an animated series based on the characters of the Calaveritas brand.
Energizer Holdings has tapped Custom Accessories Europe for a new line of automobile power products.
Performance Brands has been appointed to represent the racing car manufacturer McLaren, best known for its Formula 1 cars.
Playing card company Cartamundi U.K. has made two new additions to its sales and marketing team.
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