The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association is the leading trade organization for the industry, and in 2015, it marks a milestone anniversary.
Full Colour Black has secured the exclusive worldwide licensing and product rights to 72, previously unavailable Bob Marley images from a 1975 London concert.
Licensing agency the JRL Group has been selected to represent Estwing Tools, best known for its line of solid steel hammers.
Digital game developer Glu Mobile, creator of the "Kim Kardashian: Hollywood" app, has appointed Dimensional Branding Group as its licensing agency.
Fox is bringing back its popular quiz show "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader," and Brand Central will reprise its role as the brand's licensing agency.
Newly formed licensing agency Vivid Art Agency has signed fine artist Judith Lynn as its first client.
Splash Entertainment has appointed Metrostar to develop and manage the licensing program for the TV series, "Chloe’s Closet" in the U.K. and Ireland.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as worldwide representative for Messy Anne, a book-based preschool property.
Dentsu Entertainment USA has tapped MarVista Entertainment to handle licensing and distribution of its anime series "Yo-Kai Watch" in Latin America.
RRKidz, the company that re-launched "Reading Rainbow" in 2011, has appointed Brand Central to develop its consumer products program.
Iconic New York City social club Max’s Kansas City has appointed the Artist Legacy Group as its global licensing representative.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed to represent Aurora World’s YooHoo & Friends brand in North America.
Knockout Licensing has been appointed to launch and manage the licensing program for the Smithsonian Libraries’ Seed Catalog Collection.
The Collegiate Licensing Company has extended its partnership with Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas.
London-based streetwear brand BodyMap is working with Foundry Brand Consultants to reboot the clothing line with licensing deals and collaborations.
Coolabi has recently appointed two new licensing agents for its Poppy Cat brand–Firefly Brand Management in the U.S. and El Ocho in Spain.
Epic Rights has signed on as the global branding, licensing and rights manager for CBGB, the New York music venue synonymous with groundbreaking music.
Actress Sophia Loren has selected Corbis Entertainment to exclusively represent her name and likeness for commercial and merchandise licensing worldwide.
Fashion legwear and sleepwear brand Hue has tapped Beanstalk as its licensing agent.
The University of California has extended its partnership with The Collegiate Licensing Company, an affiliate of IMG, through 2017.
memBrain has signed on to manage the global licensing program for the character brand Purridge & Friends, created by Furry Feline Creatives.
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