The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association is the leading trade organization for the industry, and in 2015, it marks a milestone anniversary.
Marvel's 'Daredevil' Line, Peanuts Arrives at Target, a Pokémon Pop-Up... this is the news that shaped the week of May 25.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has appointed David Miller to the newly created role of vice president of digital games.
Malik Ducard, director of content partnerships at YouTube, will be the opening speaker at the inaugural Digital Media Licensing Summit at Licensing Expo June 8.
Rubik’s Brand, has created a fashion and art-targeted style guide inspired by the Rubik's Cube, that it will debut at Licensing Expo.
Lingerie company Felina has selected The Brand Liaison as the worldwide licensing agency for its brands Felina, Jezebel and Paramour.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as worldwide representative for television co-production and distribution of Blabla Kids.
Tack Room Essentials, manufacturer of the Tackbox equestrian brand, has appointed Brand Brilliant Consulting as its licensing agent.
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.
Canadian fashion designer Brian Bailey has appointed the Toronto-based agency The Licensing Shop to extend his brand.
Art brand Crowded Teeth from creator Michelle Romo debuted at Licensing Expo this week with new art, designs and characters known as Cute Friends.
Sequential Brands Group has bought Galaxy Brand Holdings for $100 million in cash, acquiring four consumer brands.
Rick Van Brimmer of Ohio State University has been elected to succeed Sesame Workshop’s Maura Regan as chairman of the board of LIMA.
Mind Candy founder Michael Acton Smith is stepping down as chief executive officer of the company to take on a more creative role.
Canadian animation studio Rainmaker Entertainment has appointed former Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer executive Steve Hendry to its board of directors.
Target Corporation has named retail veteran Brian Cornell as the its new chief executive officer replacing longtime CEO Gregg Steinhafel, who departed May 5.
Nutri Ventures has appointed d-rights to represent its healthy eating brand in Pan Asia.
Genius Brands International announced that Lloyd Mintz has been appointed to the role of vice president of consumer products.
Jeffrey D. Dunn has been appointed as the new president and chief executive officer of Sesame Workshop.
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