Brand Licensing Europe is kicking off its 15th event with a new show layout and more focused brand presentation for attendees.
Sanrio has partnered with the Designers Guild in the U.K. to launch an exclusive collaborative collection featuring Hello Kitty.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA announced a multi-year partnership with the NBA Wednesday at Brand Licensing Europe.
Saban Brands is expanding its operations into Europe with a new executive appointment and the opening of its first international office.
King Features Syndicate and Chupa Chups are planning a Betty Boop x Chupa Chups crossover brand.
Hasbro has signed a raft of new fashion deals for its My Little Pony and Transformers brands.
Mercis, which owns the Miffy property among others, has appointed CPLG Italy to represent its brands for licensing.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment has added two new licensees and two publishing partners for “Strange Hill High.”
BRB Internacional and Maya Studio announced a partnership to create an animated series based on the characters of the Calaveritas brand.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA revealed the first full-character creative artwork for its Hello Kitty x DC Comics Super Heroes cross-over.
BBC Worldwide and Merlin Entertainment have joined forces to create CBeebies Land at the U.K. theme park Alton Towers.
Animaccord Animation Studios has partnered with the Panini Group for Masha and The Bear sticker albums in Russia.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Lisa Silverman Meyers to SVP of operations and business planning for NVCP.
NBCUniversal has appointed Russell Hampton to its Media Innovation and Cross Company Initiatives group.
Saban Brands has appointed Janet Scardino as chief operating officer.
Lewis Stark of the firm EisnerAmper discusses the import of royalty auditing and contract compliance to the licensing industry, in particular how to protect intellectual property.
Innovative Artists has been appointed as licensing agent for Sophia Grace and Rosie, the YouTube sensations popularized by the “Ellen” talk show.
The Bradford Exchange has signed on to rep characters and moments from “The Carol Burnett Show.”
VIMN has promoted Kerry Taylor to lead the MTV brand internationally and oversee non-music-related programming.
LIMA hosted its annual International Licensing Excellence Awards last night honoring the crème de la crème of the licensing industry.
David Ellender is stepping down as chief executive officer of FremantleMedia International to “pursue new challenges.”
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