In June 2013, global brand extension agency Beanstalk launched Tinderbox, its digital division to help brand licensing extend into new media.
Aadrash has appointed MJA licensing as its licensing agent in France for the Purple Turtle book series.
Withit Licensing has appointed licensing agency AI Licensing to represent its character brand Joey and Joy in the Far East, the Middle East and India.
MGL Licensing has signed on the represent art brand GAL Designs.
Nutri Ventures has appointed d-rights to represent its healthy eating brand in Pan Asia.
RJM Licensing has been appointed by RetroBrands USA to represent the Tegrin dandruff shampoo brand.
Footwear company Birkenstock is gearing up to license its brand with the help of its global consultant TM1 Trademark One.
IMC has launched its own influencer marketing division, built on the platform established by its sister company, Vibrant Nation.
Discount variety store chain Dollar Tree has acquired rival discount store chain Family Dollar Stores, becoming the largest discount retailer in North America.
Mo’s Nose, the children’s book series by Margaret Hyde, is looking to extend its brand into new products.
Art licensing company MGL has signed on to represent contemporary artist Dan Fenelon.
Hoho Rights has secured the international licensing rights to the publishing franchise Toddler Time.
41 Entertainment has appointed MBC Licensing & Merchandising as its agent in MENA for Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures.
Licensing agency Global Pursuit has been charged with extending and developing a worldwide lifestyle program for the brand Tumbleweed & Dandelion by Lizabeth (Lizzie) McGraw.
Planeta Junior has renewed its contract to represent selected works from the photographer Bernard of Hollywood.
Paws, Inc. has appointed P&L Global Network to serve as the exclusive licensing agency for Garfield for Mexico and Chile.
The German kids’ channel Super RTL is taking on the licensing and merchandising of several DreamWorks Animations franchises in the region.
Genius Brands International has acquired the exclusive worldwide rights to the tween girls’ character and publishing brand Pascualina.
Dream Theatre has partnered with adidas to build the licensing presence of Real Madrid in India.
Bulls Licensing, worldwide agent for the Moomins heritage brand, has appointed The Agency to represent the property in France and Benelux.
Studio 100 International has appointed two new licensing agents for its Maya the Bee brand in Latin America.
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