Brand Licensing Europe is kicking off its 15th event with a new show layout and more focused brand presentation for attendees.
The submission deadline for License! Global’s annual Top Global Licensors report has been extended to this Friday.
DRi Licensing has appointed Charlotte Wallace as brand manager to focus on retail development, brand management and sales.
LIMA has announced a list of 73 nominees for the 2013 International Licensing Excellence Awards.
Platinum Film’s has appointed Revolution to represent its animated adventure series “Matt Hatter Chronicles” in South Africa.
Jane Henson, wife and business partner of famed puppeteer Jim Henson, died in her Connecticut home on April 2 after a long battle with cancer.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia has appointed Janet Stein as senior vice president of merchandising.
WWE has appointed Gerrit Meier as executive vice president of international.
The Joester Loria Group has announced three new promotions in sales and brand management.
License! Global is calling for submissions for its annual Top Global Licensors report and the Top Global Licensing Agents list.
Fremont Licensing has been tapped to represent the web comic series “HJ-Story.”
The cable TV network BabyFirst has appointed Brand Central as its exclusive licensing agency.
Disney Consumer Products officially welcomes Lucasfilm licensing into their franchise portfolio, as announced at an exclusive presentation at Licensing Expo on Monday.
MAGIC continues to be the resource for the apparel industry, including licensed apparel licensors and licensees.
JELC has signed on to represent sugarcraft artist and author Lindy Smith, and plans to showcase the brand at BLE.
Maya Maraj is joining Scholastic’s children’s publishing division in the role of licensing scout.
Eric Huang has joined the children’s digital agency and consultancy Made in Me as development director.
Big Tent Entertainment is making a strong push into fashion with a new line of junior’s apparel featuring Domo.
PGS Entertainment has secured worldwide media rights to the new “ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks” TV series.
Jarden Corporation has announced plans to acquire Yankee Candle Investments for $1.75 billion in cash.
CreaCon Group, creators of the “City of Friends” preschool series, has appointed media executive Harold Sletten as CEO.
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