Preparations are well underway for the 35th edition of Licensing Expo, with a host of new brands already set to exhibit and a new Sports section planned for the show floor.
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products unveiled its long-term consumer products strategy and key partnerships at its Australian upfront event Wednesday.
Agency Rush has signed on to represent the design brand Magicomora, created by artist Sergio Mora.
Copyright Promotions Licensing Group, part of DHX Media, has extended its footprint in Europe with the opening of offices in the Nordics and Central and Eastern Europe.
Playboy continues to expand its brand worldwide with a host of new deals ranging from high-end apparel to branded skateboards.
All American Licensing & Management Group been appointed to develop a comprehensive licensing strategy for the Legendary Hatfield & McCoy Family brand.
Maya Studio has appointed the IP management company Consumer Product Connection to develop a licensing program for its brands in Europe and the East.
DHX Brands has appointed Haven as the licensing agent for the all-new "Teletubbies" program in Australia and New Zealand.
King Digital Entertainment is continuing to grow the international licensing program for the game app "Candy Crush" with the appointment of three new agents.
Genius Brands International has partnered with Penguin Young Readers to expand the book franchise Llama Llama worldwide.
The Jim Henson Company has appointed four new licensing agents for the CG-animated preschool series "Doozers" and sold the new series to new broadcasters.
The world’s first-ever commercial space line, Virgin Galactic, has tapped Brand Central to develop its CP program in North America.
Brand Licensing Europe’s annual License This! challenge for new creative concepts is now open for entries.
Bulls Licensing has signed on to represent Licensing Management International and its client British Motor Heritage in the Nordics.
Independent licensing agency JELC has signed on to represent the new girls’ brand concept iDoo-B-Doo.
Guru Studio’s Justin Time is growing around the globe with a dedicated store launching on CafePress and a new agent in Turkey.
Former Uglydoll chief brand officer Alita Friedman has launched her own consulting house, Alita’s Brand Bar.
Global brand extension agency, Beanstalk, will now represent America’s original bar and grill, TGI Fridays.
Fermata Partners has launched Fermata College, a new division to represent college and university trademark licensing programs.
Rights management company Paidas Management has been named as the global licensing agent for record cover artist Ioannis.
Viacom18 Consumer Products is planning to bring the wild fun of DQ Entertainment's The Jungle Book brand to shelves in India.
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