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.
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.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has appointed Merchantwise as its new licensing agent in Australia and New Zealand.
Harlem Globetrotters International has appointed a number of companies to help make the most of its 90th anniversary including United Talent Agency and Licensing Street.
Photographic agency Magnum Photos has tapped Trunk Archive as its licensing agent in North America.
Viz Media Europe is bringing its new TV series “Tenkai Knights” to Italy on the Discovery Italy free-to-air channel K2.
MHS Licensing has signed on to represent artist Josephine Kimberling, who specializes in modern-meets-vintage florals.
Dimensional Branding Group will represent the iconic character King Kong as part of DeVito ArtWorks’ property King Kong of Skull Island.
Shogakukan-Shueisha Productions has appointed its subsidiary, Viz Media, to handle the merchandising of the anime brand Doraemon in the Americas.
The Kellogg Company has appointed the Joester Loria Group to develop and execute a licensing program for its Pringles snack brand.
Apparel and interior designer Amy Coe has tapped The Joester Loria Group to bring her brand into broader distribution and new product categories.
The Game 7 Group, owners of the Game 7 trademarks and Internet web domain, has appointed SRG Ventures to exclusively represent them to develop the brand.
Mo’s Nose, the children’s book series by Margaret Hyde, is looking to extend its brand into new products.
Jam Brands, in collaboration with Copyrights Group, will launch a licensing program for the lifestyle magazine Jits at Brand Licensing Europe next month.
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