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.
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.
The Fuller Brush Company has appointed licensing agent Alex Meisel & Co to expand its iconic American brand with home and lifestyle solutions that let consumers “Live Fuller.”
Kid Made Modern has tapped JLKBrand as the exclusive licensing agent for its children’s do-it-yourself brand.
Viz Media has been appointed as the North American master merchandise licensee for the sci-fi/horror anime series "Terra Formars."
Licensing agencies Perryscope and Epic Rights have been named to jointly manage a global program for the Woodstock brand.
Lawless Entertainment has appointed Paris-based The Agency to represent the Suzy’s Zoo brand in France and Benelux for licensing.
Ekocycle, the lifestyle brand from will.i.am and the Coca-Cola Company that encourages recycling, has appointed a licensing agent.
Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has been appointed as the licensing agent for Over Active Imagination’s Enchantails brand.
Brands with Influence has been appointed to represent The Amazing People Club brand globally.
MGL Licensing has signed on the represent art brand GAL Designs.
Merchantwise has been appointed by ITV Studios Global Entertainment to manage the licensing program of the new “Thunderbirds Are Go!” TV series in Australia.
Vidorra Group has signed an agreement with Zinkia Entertainment to manage and expand the preschool brand Pocoyo's licensing program in the U.S. and Canada.
Rainbow has appointed Glam as its licensing agent in Germany.
The Joester Loria Group, global licensing agent for The World of Eric Carle, has appointed Team! Licensing to build the brand in Germany.
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