In June 2013, global brand extension agency Beanstalk launched Tinderbox, its digital division to help brand licensing extend into new media.
Viz Media has acquired TV, DVD/Bluray, video-on-demand and merchandising rights to the TV series “Terraformars” for Europe.
Rainbow has appointed Earthbound to represent both Winx Club and Mia and Me throughout the U.S. for licensing in a move to grow its brands in America.
Greeting card brand Hallmark has tapped P&L Global Network will develop a new licensing program for its brand in Latin America.
Brands with Influence has signed on to manage the brand licensing of BBC Worldwide's tween/teen show "The Next Step."
The University of Georgia has tapped Fermata Partners as its worldwide licensing agency, in a new five-year deal.
WildWorks, a developer of online worlds and free-to-play games, has appointed Peeko as the worldwide licensing agent for its Animal Jam brand.
Epic Rights has signed a number of international licensing agents to represent its roster of clients in specific markets around the globe.
Crosby Brand Management Group has signed on to represent the Bruce Lee brand as a sub-agent of United Talent Agency in Asia Pacific.
Viacom18 Consumer Products is planning to bring the wild fun of DQ Entertainment's The Jungle Book brand to shelves in India.
Epic Rights has signed on as the global branding, licensing and rights manager for CBGB, the New York music venue synonymous with groundbreaking music.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing is broadening its oversight to include consumer products for the NBC network and Sprout globally.
Hair care company Drybar has appointed licensing consultants Brand Central to expand the blowout-only salon brand across the U.S.
K and K Promotions has entered into a representation agreement with Network Entertainment and Reeder Brand Management for the Evel Knievel brand.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment will be representing “Digimon Fusion” for licensing and promotion in the U.K.
m4e has picked up “B-Daman Crossfire” for its TV platform and will also represent the brand for licensing in German-speaking territories.
Performance Brands has appointed Brandgenuity as North American sub-agent for its first new client, the app “Clumsy Ninja.”
Las Vegas’ Bellagio Resort & Casino has hired All-American Licensing & Management Group to develop a licensing program in the U.S.
Go Speed International has tapped 360 Licensing to extend its Speedway Great Britain motorcycle racing brand.
Bulldog Licensing has signed on to represent the CBBC kids’ drama “Wolfblood” for licensing in the U.K.
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