With MAGIC Market Week in full swing, it’s only fitting that License! Global looks at the trends that will shape the licensed apparel business in 2014.
Talent agency N.S. Bienstock has been appointed as the licensing agent for Veria Living, a media brand devoted to health and wellness.
Ludorum has appointed Licensing Street as its U.S. licensing consultant for the preschool show “Chuggington.”
Reeder Brand Management will represent the brand of the late Chris Farley for licensing.
Photographic agency Magnum Photos has tapped Trunk Archive as its licensing agent in North America.
m4e has tapped Dutch brand licensing agency License Connection to represent its girls brand Mia and me in Benelux.
Studio 100 International has appointed ABC Licensing to represent its flagship brand, Maya the Bee, in Australia and New Zealand.
Bulldog Licensing has signed on to represent the CBBC kids’ drama “Wolfblood” for licensing in the U.K.
Brand licensing agency Global Icons is the new exclusive worldwide representative for the Ironman endurance sports brand.
WikiLeaks has discovered a new way to bring in revenue for its non-profit company, known for publishing classified documents–licensing.
Gaumont International Television and NBCUniversal have appointed Evolution USA as the global licensing agency for the TV series “Hannibal.”
Platinum Film’s has appointed Revolution to represent its animated adventure series “Matt Hatter Chronicles” in South Africa.
Bubble Gum Interactive has appointed Virtual World Licensing and AT New Media to represent “Space Heroes Universe!.”
VIZ Media has become the North American master licensee for the anime series “K.”
The organizer of the 2016 UEFA European Football Championship is in the process of selecting a master licensee.
Penguin Children’s has taken digital, film/TV and merchandising rights for art licensing company MGL’s Marsh Mellow brand.
Saban Brands has signed on to manage the distribution and licensing of Nottingham Forest’s “Sendokai Champions” in North America and Israel.
A2 Entertainment has appointed V.I.P. Entertainment & Merchandising to represent its series “Stan Lee’s Mighty 7.”
Henson Independent Properties, a division of The Jim Henson Company, has acquired the sseries “Elias: Rescue Team Adventures.”
CreaCon Group has appointed 20TOO to represent its preschool series “City of Friends” in the Middle East.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment will be representing “Digimon Fusion” for licensing and promotion in the U.K.
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