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Perfetti Van Melle has appointed CPLG to represent its Chupa Chups and Mentos brands throughout the U.K. and Benelux.
Entertainment One has tapped a host of Italian licensees to launch officially licensed merchandise based on its animated preschool series “PJ Masks.”
Global Brands Group has partnered with Sean “Diddy” Combs to expand his contemporary fashion lifestyle brands Sean John and Enyce in new categories and internationally.
Orange County Choppers has selected Rocket Licensing to serve as its exclusive licensing agent across Europe.
Mary Engelbreit Studios has tapped The Brand Liaison to serve as the licensing agent for the Mary Engelbreit brand and her library of illustrations.
Automotive manufacturer Carroll Shelby has tapped brand creative agency Blue Kangaroo to help grow and support the brand’s propositions and values.
Millimages has signed on a number of worldwide licensing agents and partners for its animated series “Molang.”
Entertainment One has partnered with a raft of French licensees for merchandise inspired by its animated preschool series “PJ Masks.”
Toei Animation has appointed two new agents to represent the TV series “Dragon Ball Super” for licensing across Spain, Portugal and Italy.
The Smiley Company has appointed Dream Theatre to represent the Smiley brand in India.
French CGI production company TeamTO has hired former Zodiak executive Patricia de Wilde as its director of marketing and new business.
The National Association of Television Program Executives has elected Dan Erlij of United Talent Agency, to a two-year term on its board of directors.
The Fix-It and Forget-It cookbook brand has signed with Blue Trellis, a licensing and literary company, for licensing representation.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has partnered with Genius Brands International in a multi-year agreement.
The Tetris Company has appointed Dentsu as its licensing and advertising agent for its Tetris brand in Japan.
ZAG has appointed a network of licensing agents to represent its new animation, “Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir,” across multiple territories.
Global color authority Pantone, in partnership with its agent Crazy Bell Agency, has appointed Brand Central as its licensing representative for the U.S.
Sunrights has appointed Televix Entertainment as the licensing and TV agent for “Beyblade Burst” in Latin America.
MarVista Entertainment has appointed Tycoon Enterprises to represent “Yo-Kai Watch” in Latin America.
The Swedish toy company Brio has appointed Ink Global to represent the company across merchandise, publishing and promotions.
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