Brand Licensing Europe is looking to build on the success of last year’s showwith new brands and by adding to its roster of unique show features.
Greg Foran was promoted to president and chief executive officer of Walmart U.S.
Enseco has renewed its licensing agreement with artist Jim Shore until 2019.
HBO and its official licensees have a slew of Game of Thrones exclusive at San Diego Comic-Con this week and weekend.
To celebrate Comic-Con, Fandango surveyed more than a thousand moviegoers to find out what the most anticipated movies at this year’s convention.
Musical instrument manufacturer Peavey Electronics will unveil a new line of Star Wars guitars and accessories this week at San Diego Comic-Con.
The National Retail Federation has lowered its retail sales forecast for 2014, but expects sales to grow significantly faster over the next five months.
Turner Broadcasting System will add Cartoon Network to Southwest Airlines' inflight entertainment portal, which streams free live television programming to passengers compliments of Dish.
ThinkGeek will debut The Wand Company's latest Universal Remote Control–a Star Trek: The Original Series Phaser universal remote control at San Diego Comic-Con this week.
Uglydoll and DC Comics are showcasing their cross-over line, featuring Pretty Ugly characters styled as DC Comics superheroes, at Comic-Con this week.
The LEGO Systems booth at Comic-Con will feature life-sized LEGO models, sneak peeks of 2015 building sets, photo opps and content demos.
JELC has signed on to represent sugarcraft artist and author Lindy Smith, and plans to showcase the brand at BLE.
Maya Maraj is joining Scholastic’s children’s publishing division in the role of licensing scout.
Eric Huang has joined the children’s digital agency and consultancy Made in Me as development director.
Big Tent Entertainment is making a strong push into fashion with a new line of junior’s apparel featuring Domo.
PGS Entertainment has secured worldwide media rights to the new “ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks” TV series.
Jarden Corporation has announced plans to acquire Yankee Candle Investments for $1.75 billion in cash.
CreaCon Group, creators of the “City of Friends” preschool series, has appointed media executive Harold Sletten as CEO.
Health and beauty products licensee the Cosrich Group has acquired the Ouchies bandages brand.
Independent entertainment company Silvergate Media has launched its own TV distribution arm.
Technicolor and Mercury Filmworks are bringing its newest animated preschool series “Chamelia” to this year’s MIPJunior.
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