In June 2013, global brand extension agency Beanstalk launched Tinderbox, its digital division to help brand licensing extend into new media.
Aadrash has appointed MJA licensing as its licensing agent in France for the Purple Turtle book series.
Withit Licensing has appointed licensing agency AI Licensing to represent its character brand Joey and Joy in the Far East, the Middle East and India.
MGL Licensing has signed on the represent art brand GAL Designs.
Nutri Ventures has appointed d-rights to represent its healthy eating brand in Pan Asia.
RJM Licensing has been appointed by RetroBrands USA to represent the Tegrin dandruff shampoo brand.
Footwear company Birkenstock is gearing up to license its brand with the help of its global consultant TM1 Trademark One.
IMC has launched its own influencer marketing division, built on the platform established by its sister company, Vibrant Nation.
Discount variety store chain Dollar Tree has acquired rival discount store chain Family Dollar Stores, becoming the largest discount retailer in North America.
Mo’s Nose, the children’s book series by Margaret Hyde, is looking to extend its brand into new products.
Art licensing company MGL has signed on to represent contemporary artist Dan Fenelon.
Henson Independent Properties, a division of The Jim Henson Company, has acquired the sseries “Elias: Rescue Team Adventures.”
CreaCon Group has appointed 20TOO to represent its preschool series “City of Friends” in the Middle East.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment will be representing “Digimon Fusion” for licensing and promotion in the U.K.
m4e has picked up “B-Daman Crossfire” for its TV platform and will also represent the brand for licensing in German-speaking territories.
Performance Brands has appointed Brandgenuity as North American sub-agent for its first new client, the app “Clumsy Ninja.”
Las Vegas’ Bellagio Resort & Casino has hired All-American Licensing & Management Group to develop a licensing program in the U.S.
Go Speed International has tapped 360 Licensing to extend its Speedway Great Britain motorcycle racing brand.
Bulldog Licensing has signed on to represent the CBBC kids’ drama “Wolfblood” for licensing in the U.K.
Chupa Chups has appointed Infiniss to serve as its exclusive licensing agent in the Korean market.
AG Properties has renewed its partnerships with 14 licensing agents worldwide for its five signature brands.
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