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.
MHS Licensing has signed on to represent artist Josephine Kimberling, who specializes in modern-meets-vintage florals.
Creation Films has tapped C3 Entertainment as the distribution partner for its Historical War library of documentary films.
AG Properties has renewed its partnerships with 14 licensing agents worldwide for its five signature brands.
Lima Sky has appointed Danish firm INK as licensing agent in the Nordics and Eastern Europe for its mobile game “Doodle Jump.”
TF1 has renewed Tele Images’ animated series “The Ranch” for a second season, and, in conjunction, is planning a comprehensive licensing program.
Brand Licensing Europe’s annual License This! challenge for new creative concepts is now open for entries.
IMG Licensing and UniWorld Group have partnered to develop licensing and marketing opportunities for the music brand Def Jam Enterprises.
Studio 100 International has tapped Empire Licensing to represent May the Bee in South East Asia.
VIZ Media Europe has signed several new broadcast partners and a licensing agent for its boys’ property Tenkai Knights in Benelux.
Space Enterprises has teamed up DIC 2 in Italy to develop a licensing program for its preschool series “The Hive.”
All American Licensing & Management Group has been appointed to represent The Beatrix Girls doll brand.
Lawless Entertainment has signed on to represent the upcoming kids film The Hero of Color City.
T-shirt manufacturer Trevco has engaged Perpetual Licensing to assist in the acquisition of licenses.
The Licensing Company has been tapped by The Hershey Company to represent its properties for new initiatives.
Hearst Magazines International has tapped IMG Licensing to represent some of its top titles outside of the U.S. and Canada.
Licensing agent Game of 2 Halves has signed on to represent the Twitter brand @IQuoteForHer.
41 Entertainment has appointed Zodiak Kids CP Paris to manage licensing for its PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures in France.
Zodiak Kids will serve as the French sub-agent for d-rights’ boys’ action property B-Daman Crossfire.
NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products has appointed Big Tent Entertainment to develop "The Biggest Loser" into a lifestyle brand.
Rovio Entertainment has appointed Megalicense to represent licensing and retail initiatives for its Angry Birds brand in Russia.
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