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.
Aadarsh has been tapped to represent the Swedish TV series “Heroes of the City” in India for merchandising and publishing.
Lawless Entertainment has signed on to represent the properties of Animagic Media Group.
Studio 100 will present a raft of new and returning kids’ series at MIPJunior and MIPCOM next week.
Children’s toy and entertainment company Dracco is heading into Brand Licensing Europe with two brands to satisfy both boy and girl demographics– Zombie Zity and Filly
The Licensing Expo, the world’s largest and most influential brand, character and art licensing event, has named J’net Smith of All Art Licensing as the show’s official Art and Design blogger.
Planeta Junior is showcasing the latest additions to its licensing program this week in London.
BBC Worldwide and Merlin Entertainment have joined forces to create CBeebies Land at the U.K. theme park Alton Towers.
Platinum Films has appointed Dream Theatre as the licensing agent for its boys’ property Matt Hatter Chronicles in India.
License! Global’s exclusive Show Dailies from this year’s Brand Licensing Europe are now available online.
The Toy Industry Association will induct five new members into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame next February.
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