Brand Licensing Europe is kicking off its 15th event with a new show layout and more focused brand presentation for attendees.
Mind Candy has appointed Penny Handscomb as its new chief people officer to lead the company’s human resources department.
Tokyo-based licensing consultant ZenWorks has launched a series of English classes for licensing professionals in Japan.
The Joester Loria Group, worldwide agent for The World of Eric Carle, has appointed Brand Extensions Russia as the brand’s sub-agent in Russia.
1,800 brands from consumer goods categories like publishing, sports and food will be highlighted in the new Brands and Agents area of Licensing Expo.
License! Global has extended the deadline for op 125 Global Licensors submissions to Wednesday.
Outfit7, creators of the Talking Friends franchise, has appointed Alessandro Traverso to the newly created role of chief operating officer.
DHX Media has appointed Icon Promotions as its new licensing and merchandising in Russia.
Paul Dempsey, incoming president of global markets at BBC Worldwide, has announced the senior team that will be joining him in the newly reorganized division.
Pacific Licensing Studio, the FIFA licensing agent in South East Asia, has appointed Dream Theatre as its sub-agent in India for the FIFA World Cup.
Entertainment One is expanding the Peppa Pig brand in Asia with new broadcast and licensing deals in Korea.
European and Asian licensing agent Performance Brands has created a new division, PB Digital, which will focus on digital, toys, promotions and publishing.
24-hour preschool channel Sprout has appointed Big Tent Entertainment to expand its licensing program in the U.S.
More than 40 fashion brands are confirmed to exhibit at the upcoming Licensing Expo in the Fashion District area, among them Authentic Brands Group properties such as Marilyn Monroe, Judith Leiber and Hickey Freeman.
Marine life artist Apollo has appointed Licensing Inc to represent his portfolio of animal paintings.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment is launching three new second-screen apps for some of its top series this week at MIPTV.
Celebrity fitness pioneer Tracy Anderson will exhibit at the annual Licensing Expo, set to take place June 18-20 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nev.
Shout! Factory has appointed of Jeffrey L. Thompson to the newly created role of vice president, digital strategy and business development.
Food and beverage brand licensing firm The Valen Group has named Sean Heitkemper as its new director of business development.
Moxie & Co has appointed Boom Licensing to expand the licensing program for designer Lotta Jansdotter into the U.K.
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