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.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as the worldwide representative for Poby’s Adventures, a book-based property targeted to preschool children.
Actress, model and philanthropist Lisa Ray has gathered a management team and created Lisa Ray Worldwide to build her lifestyle brand.
Planeta Junior has signed on to represent Motion Pictures' new series "Pumpkin Reports" in Spain, Portugal, France, Greece, Turkey and Eastern Europe.
All American Licensing & Management Group has been appointed to represent the new entertainment brand Mulligan.
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has appointed Copyright Promotions Licensing Group as its new consumer products agent in the Nordics and CEE.
Morgen Studios has appointed licensing agents to represent its animated series "Super 4" and the brand that inspired it, Playmobil, in Spain, Portugal and Italy.
WeMatch has appointed One Entertainment to develop a licensing program in the U.S. and Canada for the 2016 Copa America soccer tournament.
Italian agency Team Entertainment has been appointed to represent the TV series "Calimero" and fashion brand V19.69 Italy.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has appointed Global Licensing to represent the TV series "Thunderbirds Are Go" in New Zealand.
DreamWorks Animation has appointed Copyright Promotions Licensing Group to represent Felix the Cat and the publishing brand Where’s Wally? in France.
All-American Licensing and Management Group has signed on to represent the sports apparel brand PoloGear in North America.
Toot Enterprises has appointed Metrostar as the U.K. licensing agency for its new preschool television property “Toot the Tiny Tugboat.”
Tiger Aspect has appointed two new licensing agents in preparation for the 25th anniversary of the Mr. Bean brand and the launch of a new animated series.
Outfit7 has appointed Dream Theatre to represent its digital brand Talking Tom and Friends in India.
IDW Entertainment, a division of comic book publisher IDW Publishing, has signed talent agency WME to represent all film and television projects for the company.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has appointed The Licensing Company to represent its suite of brands in a number of key European regions.
All American Licensing & Management Group been appointed to develop a comprehensive licensing strategy for the Legendary Hatfield & McCoy Family brand.
Mercis has appointed CPLG Nordic and CPLG Central and Eastern Europe to represent its brands, which include the classic Dick Bruna character Miffy.
Lisle Licensing has been appointed to represent the now defunct “Flappy Bird” app for licensing.
UEFA, European football’s governing body, has appointed IMG Licensing as master licensee for the UEFA Euro 2016 football tournament.
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