The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association is the leading trade organization for the industry, and in 2015, it marks a milestone anniversary.
Dena Designs has selected The Joester Loria Group as the exclusive licensing agent for its growing portfolio of lifestyle brands.
Licensing Expo's Global Partner program has seen significant growth this year, with 80 companies exhibiting in both next month's Las Vegas event and Brand Licensing Europe in London.
Copenhagen-based licensing agency the Ink Group and media development firm Global New Age Media, headquartered in Dubai, have merged.
With Shaun the Sheep Movie set to premiere in the U.S. Aug. 7, Aardman Animation has appointed JLK Brand Licensing Group as the brand's new agent.
Paul Stanley, co-founder and singer/songwriter of the legendary band KISS, has teamed up with Epic Rights to develop and launch a new lifestyle brand.
Dentsu Entertainment USA and Level-5 have appointed Evolution USA to bring the franchises "Yo-Kai Watch" and "Little Battlers eXperience" to the U.S. and Canada.
Full Colour Black has secured the exclusive worldwide licensing and product rights to 72, previously unavailable Bob Marley images from a 1975 London concert.
Licensor Perry Ellis International has unveiled a leadership succession plan that will see founder and CEO George Feldenkreis step down after 50 years leading the company.
Herb Scannell has decided to step down as president of BBC Worldwide North America, with Ann Sarnoff, currently COO of the division, set to take over the role.
Licensing agency the JRL Group has been selected to represent Estwing Tools, best known for its line of solid steel hammers.
Corus Entertainment's Nelvana has appointed two new licensing agents for Franklin and Friends in German-speaking territories and Turkey.
BRB Internacional will showcase a host of new offerings at the upcoming NATPE Europe.
Home fashion and lifestyle brand Designers Guild has appointed the newly created London licensing agency Bloom to represent its brand.
Kidrobot has appointed licensing agencies JLK Brand and memBrain Licensing to jointly manage the licensing program for its character brand Yummy World.
Hoho Rights has appointed The Serenata Group to represent its preschool property Toddler Time in the U.S. and Canada.
Design brand Rinekwall is the winner of the first-ever One to Watch contest for new Licensing Expo exhibitors.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing is broadening its oversight to include consumer products for the NBC network and Sprout globally.
VidCon, the multi-genre online video convention held annually in Southern California since 2010, took place last week in Anaheim, Calif.
Saban Brands has appointed Kendall Doty as the company’s new vice president of digital.
ZM Capital and former DHX Media principal Neil Court have made an equity investment in the Canadian children's production company 9 Story.
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