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.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has opened its first dedicated office in Asia and appointed Pinky David as vice president, Asia Pacific.
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.”
Bubble Gum Interactive has appointed Virtual World Licensing and AT New Media to represent “Space Heroes Universe!.”
The Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has been named as the exclusive U.S. licensing agency for the character property Tired Ted.
Saban is reorganizing its businesses to accomodate its growth both domestically and abroad.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed to represent the new girls’ entertainment concept, Magelica.
Maura Regan, SVP and GM of global consumer products for Sesame Workshop, was honored at the Women In Industry Luncheon Thursday.
Global Pursuit and United Talent Agency will co-create a licensing program for Gwen Stefani’s Harajuku brand in China.
The Licensing Expo opening night party is shaping up to be quite an event with a top-tier sponsors signed on.
Turner CN Enterprises has restructured its EMEA consumer products team.
Paramount Pictures has appointed marketing veteran Sabrina Ironside as senior vice president of brand management.
Disney Consumer Products officially welcomes Lucasfilm licensing into their franchise portfolio, as announced at an exclusive presentation at Licensing Expo on Monday.
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