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.”
The British Olympic Association has appointed IMG Licensing to create a licensing program for its Team GB brand.
DCD Publishing has signed on to represent Jack Monroe, author of the successful budget food blog “A Girl called Jack.”
memBrain has taken on the global licensing program for music and lifestyle brand The Pussycat Dolls.
Women’s clothing manufacturer Karen Kane has appointed IMG Licensing to develop its licensing program.
Energizer Personal Care has tapped New York-based licensing agency Brandgenuity for its Hawaiian Tropic, Banana Boat and Playtex brands.
Team! Licensing has been appointed to represent Hello Kitty and other Sanrio brands in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
Recording artist Ben Tankard has appointed SRG Ventures to build a licensing program around his new brand, Full Tank.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as the worldwide licensing representative for the reality TV series, “American Trucker.”
Dr. Seuss Enterprises has appointed Global Pursuit as its exclusive licensing agent across key categories throughout Asia, including India.
Platinum Films has appointed Dream Theatre as the licensing agent for its boys’ property Matt Hatter Chronicles in India.
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