Brand Licensing Europe is kicking off its 15th event with a new show layout and more focused brand presentation for attendees.
The Wish Factory has appointed Joel Naftelberg as the director of marketing.
ZeptoLab U.K. and ITV Studios Global Entertainment have appointed a series of new agents for “Cut the Rope.”
Ragdoll Worldwide has appointed Hina Sanghrajka to the newly created position of brand manager.
Advanstar Licensing, in association with LIMA, will be holding an all-industry networking event at this year’s Licensing Expo.
LIMA is poised to raise $4 million for the Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation through its current LIMA Cares campaign.
Carte Blanche Group has appointed Samantha Kelly as head of licensing in the U.K.
Jeremy Padawer is joining Michael Rinzler as partner and co-president of Wicked Cool Toys.
Iconix Brand Group has appointed Carolann Dunn to the newly created role of executive director of hard goods for Peanuts Worldwide and Iconix Entertainment.
41 Entertainment has appointed Zodiak Kids to represent “Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures” in France and French-speaking Belgium and Switzerland.
The French Licensing Federation has announced the nominees for the second annual French Brands Awards.
ZDF Enterprises and its broadcast partner ABC Australia have picked up the new preschool series “Q Pootle 5” from Snapper Productions.
The Joester Loria Group has been appointed to build a licensing program for celebrity chef and TV personality Fabio Viviani.
Advanstar Communications and Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo have teamed up with Diamond Comic Distributors to promote the annual event.
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe returns to BLE this year with a portfolio featuring some of the world’s hottest gaming brands.
Endemol has promoted Ingrid Akkerman to director of brand relations within its commercial affairs team.
Zodiak Kids is bringing the CBeebies star Mister Maker to Butlins holiday resorts over the next two years.
NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products has appointed Big Tent Entertainment to develop "The Biggest Loser" into a lifestyle brand.
Sequential Brands Group has acquired the collectible and gift giving brand Franklin Mint.
King Features, worldwide licensor of Betty Boop and Popeye, has appointed Tycoon Group as its agent in Latin and Central America.
Brand Licensing Europe has moved its 2014 exhibition forward one week from the previously announced dates to avoid a conflict with MIPCOM.
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