The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association is the leading trade organization for the industry, and in 2015, it marks a milestone anniversary.
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.
Breakthrough Entertainment has appointment veteran executive and producer Martha Sepulveda as director of development and production, kids and family entertainment.
VIZ Media has named Brad Woods as its chief marketing officer.
Ascena Retail Group and Ann Taylor have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Ascena will acquire the women’s retailer for cash and stock.
Licensing Expo will feature more than 1,800 brands from the consumer goods and lifestyle categories when it takes place June 9-11 in Las Vegas, Nev.
Playboy opened the doors of its newest brand extension, a West Hollywood lounge called Bar Fifty-Three, Thursday night in a launch event that showcased the brand's new positioning.
New NFLPI licensees, entertainment brands line up for Licensing Expo; and Nickelodeon's "Blaze" arrives at Toys 'R' Us ... this is the news that shaped the week of May 11.
Licensing agency The Brand Liaison has launched a new art licensing division in collaboration with Creatif Licensing.
Guru Studio’s Justin Time is growing around the globe with a dedicated store launching on CafePress and a new agent in Turkey.
Saban Brands has appointed Daniel Castle as managing director of strategic business development.
Its newest venture, Blueprint, Beanstalk is dedicated to advising companies on how to evolve their brands through innovative and commercially viable brand development strategies.
Desert racing organization Score International will make its Licensing Expo debut this week as part of the new Motorsports Café feature zone of the show.
Tinderbox has been appointed by Microsoft Studios to develop a global consumer products programs for titles within the Xbox portfolio.
Toys ‘R’ Us has named Michael J. Short as executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Bulls Licensing has signed on to represent ITV’s drama “Downton Abbey” for licensing.
New mobile gaming company Seriously has made four new hires to build out its creative team.
The deadline to nominate junior licensing industry professionals for the Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association U.K.'s new Rising Stars award is tomorrow.
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