With MAGIC Market Week in full swing, it’s only fitting that License! Global looks at the trends that will shape the licensed apparel business in 2014.
Spin Master has filed a civil lawsuit in California to stop the manufacture and sale of Stafly toys, which it claims infringe on its Flutterbye toy.
MHS Licensing has signed on to represent artist Josephine Kimberling, who specializes in modern-meets-vintage florals.
Copyright Promotions Licensing Group, a DHX Media company, has appointed Stephen Gould as its new U.K. managing director.
VIMN South has appointed Andrea Castellari senior vice president and general manager of Viacom International Media Networks Italy, Middle East and Turkey.
Sesame Workshop has appointed Stephen B. Sobhani to the newly created position of vice president, international.
Creation Films has tapped C3 Entertainment as the distribution partner for its Historical War library of documentary films.
AG Properties has renewed its partnerships with 14 licensing agents worldwide for its five signature brands.
Nigel Pickard is stepping down from his role as chief executive officer of Zodiak U.K. Kids and chair of The Foundation.
Lima Sky has appointed Danish firm INK as licensing agent in the Nordics and Eastern Europe for its mobile game “Doodle Jump.”
LIMA U.K. has revealed details of its upcoming Licensing Essentials course and Spring Fling networking event, set for May 22 in London.
The Brand Liaison has signed on to rep the designer and artist Debbie Brooks Designs for licensing.
License! Global, the official publication of the Licensing Expo, is calling for news for its exclusive Show Daily magazines.
License! Global has released its exclusive Top 150 Global Licensors report in its May issue, now available online.
VIZ Media has become the North American master licensee for the anime series “K.”
Creativity Explored, an art studio for the developmentally disabled, has engaged Perpetual Licensing as its advisor.
CBS Consumer Products has signed on to represent the 1950’s television series “The Honeymooners.”
King Features Syndicate is expanding its portfolio of characters with Archie Comics’ Betty and Veronica.
Chef and restaurateur Wolfgang Puck is teaming up with Beanstalk to expand his brand and culinary expertise into new categories and product lines.
Big Tent Entertainment is kicking off a merchandising program for the TLC hit “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo.”
Brand Licensing Europe this October will welcome some of the world’s leading consumer brands.
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