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As the licensing industry gathers in Sao Paulo for Expo Licensing Brasil, License! Global has tapped several top executives to provide insights on how they’re growing their brands internationally.
Happy Toon World, a U.S.-based entertainment company consisting of 75 junior versions of famous characters, has appointed V.I.P. Entertainment & Merchandising to exclusively represent its characters for licensing in German-speaking markets.
Exhibitors have until Sept. 2 to submit Brand Licensing Europe news.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association will head into September with a trio of webinars focusing on several of the hottest topics in licensing.
The Infinity Group have appointed U.K.-based licensing agency Mandarin Licensing to represent them in the country for their heritage sportswear and active lifestyle brand, Le Tigre.
The Endemol Shine Group has launched a new game studio and publishing label, titled Good Catch.
Turner Asia Pacific has selected Eric Lee to lead its growing location-based entertainment business for the region, effective immediately.
As the National Football League prepares to kick off the 2016-17 season, Natara Holloway of the NFL shares how the organization has changed its merchandising initiatives based on its consumers’ needs.
Character World has appointed Tony Lewis to the role of U.K. sales director.
NBCUniversal, a division of Comcast, has completed its acquisition of DreamWorks Animation for approximately $3.8 billion.
Hearst Magazines has extended its licensing relationship with IMG to include representation of its Cosmopolitan magazine in the U.S.
Rights Management International has promoted Saphia Maxamed to run its entertainment division, effective immediately.
DHX Brands will launch an infant-focused licensing program based on its "In the Night Garden" property at Brand Licensing Europe, Oct. 13-15.
This year's MIPJunior conference program features a slate of keynote addresses from leaders in the industry.
Senior licensing executive Bruno Schwobthaler will explore winning licensing strategies and examine where future growth will come from at BLE Oct. 14.
Terry Pillow will retire as CEO of the Tommy Bahama Group on Jan. 30 and he will be succeeded by Douglas Wood, current president and COO.
Striker Entertainment, the worldwide licensing agency for It’s Happy Bunny, has appointed Lisle International to represent the Jim Benton brand in the U.K.
This year, Rocket Licensing's annual Brand Licensing Europe challenge will feature the iconic Ghostbusters brand.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison has tapped Fermata Partners, a division of CAA Sports, as its licensing agent in a new eight-year deal that will commence July 1.
Licensee and licensed product marketing firm Vandor has named Dhyani Gardner as vice president, marketing and product development.
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