In June 2013, global brand extension agency Beanstalk launched Tinderbox, its digital division to help brand licensing extend into new media.
Merchantwise has been appointed by ITV Studios Global Entertainment to manage the licensing program of the new “Thunderbirds Are Go!” TV series in Australia.
Viacom International Media Networks has appointed Ananey as its new consumer products agent in Israel.
Jetpack Distribution will represent TV and licensing rights for Guru Studio’s preschool show “Justin Time” across Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
All-American Licensing and Management Group has signed on to represent the sports apparel brand PoloGear in North America.
Bright Star Characters has appointed Just Licensing Australia to represent its Popcorn the Bear brand for licensing in Australia and New Zealand.
Jam Brands, in collaboration with Copyrights Group, will launch a licensing program for the lifestyle magazine Jits at Brand Licensing Europe next month.
SEGA Europe has hired Kay Ferneyhough to join its London-based licensing team as retail license manager.
Redibra has appointed P&L Global Network as the exclusive licensing agency for Gallina Pintadita for several Latin American countries.
K and K Promotions has entered into a representation agreement with Network Entertainment and Reeder Brand Management for the Evel Knievel brand.
Consumer Product Connection has appointed of licensing agencies to represent the "Pou" app brand around the globe.
Man Cave, a home party service for men, has appointed Established Brands to expand its brand into licensing.
Activision Publishing signed a trio of new agents and new licensees for the next iteration of its Skylanders franchise, “Skylanders Swap Force.”
Brand Central has been appointed to represent the “Willy Wonka of New York,” pastry master Dominique Ansel.
The mixed martial arts organization Bellator MMA is planning to expand its brand beyond the ring with the help of All-American Licensing & Management Group.
In preparation for the 25th anniversary of the Mr. Bean brand in 2015, Tiger Aspect Productions has appointed two new licensing agents.
Tails of Whimsy has teamed up with All Art Licensing and Think Tank Emporium to bring his new property BrokenHeart Pets to the page and the screen.
Brand licensing agency Global Icons is the new exclusive worldwide representative for the Ironman endurance sports brand.
SVP Worldwide has appointed Knockout Licensing to manage and expand its licensing program for the iconic sewing brand Singer.
TF1 has renewed Tele Images’ animated series “The Ranch” for a second season, and, in conjunction, is planning a comprehensive licensing program.
Pretty Ugly, owner of the Uglydoll brand, has appointed LID-Group to serve as their licensing agent in Brazil.
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