Brand Licensing Europe marked its 15th year with a bang, debuting a new show floor layout and hosting more visitors at London’s Olympia than ever before.
Following marked growth in 2012, Brand Licensing Europe saw an additional 5 percent growth in visitor attendance in 2013.
Krispy Kreme Doughnut Corporation has appointed licensing agency Brand Central to expand its bakery brand.
China Education Television has tapped Bill Teitelbaum to serve as its U.S. representative for educational media projects in China.
Bulldog Licensing’s North American sister company is taking on the Garfield brand in the U.S. and Canada.
Sequential Brands Group has acquired the collectible and gift giving brand Franklin Mint.
Following its debut appearance at Brand Licensing Europe last month, Outfit7 has signed a series of deals for Talking Tom and Talking Friends.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Jill Offerman to lead Comedy Central brands internationally.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia has named Daniel W. Dienst chief executive officer.
FremantleMedia has appointed Rick Glankler as executive vice president and general manager of its Kids & Family Entertainment division.
Planeta Junior has renewed its contract to represent selected works from the photographer Bernard of Hollywood.
GD Entertainment Fund has signed its first multi-project deal to co-finance a slate of original Imira Entertainment programming.
The Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has been named as the licensing agency for fashion designer and artist Robin Zingone.
John Hart Studios has tapped licensing professional Brad Bushell to develop a program for its classic comic strips.
Imperial War Museums is preparing for the Centenary of the First World War with a range of opportunities for licensees at BLE.
King Features Syndicate and Chupa Chups are planning a Betty Boop x Chupa Chups crossover brand.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA announced a multi-year partnership with the NBA Wednesday at Brand Licensing Europe.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has added a slew of new licensees for its action property Slugterra in Italy, Latin America, Russia, Turkey, Israel and South Africa.
Genius Brands International and A Squared Entertainment have merged to form an IP and multimedia content creation and distribution company.
Mr Trafalgar has won this year’s Brand Licensing Europe License This! competition for new creative contests.
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