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.”
Entertainment One is expanding the Peppa Pig brand in Asia with new broadcast and licensing deals in Korea.
ZeptoLab U.K. and ITV Studios Global Entertainment have appointed a series of new agents for “Cut the Rope.”
Indian preschool brand Purple Turtle has appointed The Licensing Group as its agent in North America.
The Brand Liaison has been appointed to represent artist and designer Debra Valencia.
Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing has tapped King Features Syndicate to represent its brand.
Spanish tapas restaurant La Tasca has appointed Beanstalk to extend its brand into mainstream retail in the U.K.
JD Sports Fashion Group has tapped Global Icons to bring several of its British fashion brands to North America.
Golden Goose signed on to build a licensing program for the French bakery Maison Blanc in the U.K.
Lisle International has appointed Kaynak Licensing as a sub-agent for the Temple Run gaming property in Turkey.
Recreation vehicle expert Winnebago Industries has tapped tBrandgenuity as its exclusive licensing agent.
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