In June 2013, global brand extension agency Beanstalk launched Tinderbox, its digital division to help brand licensing extend into new media.
Lionsgate has named Kerry Phelan, to the newly created position of executive vice president of global franchise management and strategic partnerships.
Brand Licensing Europe has announced the four finalists of its License This! competition for new creative concepts.
1,400 retailers, licensees, licensors and suppliers gathered at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London Tuesday for The Licensing Awards.
Viacom International Media Networks has appointed Ananey as its new consumer products agent in Israel.
Jetpack Distribution will represent TV and licensing rights for Guru Studio’s preschool show “Justin Time” across Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
All-American Licensing and Management Group has signed on to represent the sports apparel brand PoloGear in North America.
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.
LIMA U.K. has opened advanced booking for members to reserve meeting space at the LIMA stand during BLE in October.
FunnyFlux Entertainment in South Korea, QianQi Animation in China and Little Airplane Productions in the U.S. have teamed up to debut “Super Wings!.”
Recreation vehicle expert Winnebago Industries has tapped tBrandgenuity as its exclusive licensing agent.
Fifth & Pacific Companies has sold the Juicy Couture brand to Authentic Brands Group for $195 million in cash.
Beanstalk is showcasing a range of new clients and its new digital division, Tinderbox, at Brand Licensing Europe this week.
Zodiak Kids Consumer Products Paris has signed a publishing deal with Hachette Jeunesse for its new girls’ property Lolirock.
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has signed a series of new deals for properties including Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Dora the Explorer.
BrandSlam, the licensing division of agency Parham Santana, has signed on to represent the United Nations Children’s Fund in the U.S.
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation has appointed licensing agency Brand Central to expand its bakery brand.
Genius Brands International and A Squared Entertainment have merged to form an IP and multimedia content creation and distribution company.
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