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.
MHS Licensing has signed on to represent artist Josephine Kimberling, who specializes in modern-meets-vintage florals.
Creation Films has tapped C3 Entertainment as the distribution partner for its Historical War library of documentary films.
AG Properties has renewed its partnerships with 14 licensing agents worldwide for its five signature brands.
Lima Sky has appointed Danish firm INK as licensing agent in the Nordics and Eastern Europe for its mobile game “Doodle Jump.”
TF1 has renewed Tele Images’ animated series “The Ranch” for a second season, and, in conjunction, is planning a comprehensive licensing program.
Brand Licensing Europe’s annual License This! challenge for new creative concepts is now open for entries.
IMG Licensing and UniWorld Group have partnered to develop licensing and marketing opportunities for the music brand Def Jam Enterprises.
Studio 100 International has tapped Empire Licensing to represent May the Bee in South East Asia.
VIZ Media Europe has signed several new broadcast partners and a licensing agent for its boys’ property Tenkai Knights in Benelux.
Space Enterprises has teamed up DIC 2 in Italy to develop a licensing program for its preschool series “The Hive.”
Beanstalk has signed on to build a licensing program for the blogs “Bag Snob” and “Mrs. Lilien.”
Licensing firm Consumer Strategies has signed on to represent Food-ology: You Are How You Eat.
CBS Consumer Products has signed on to represent the 1950’s television series “The Honeymooners.”
Turner CN Enterprises has been appointed by IMPS to rep The Smurfs for the UK and Eire.
Rainbow has added a slew of new licensing agents for its top brands including Winx Club, PopPixie, Huntik and Mia and me.
IMG Licensing has been appointed by the Pro Football Retired Players Association to manage the licensing rights of its members.
9 Story Enterprises has taken on worldwide distribution and licensing rights to “Haunted Tales for Wicked Kids.”
Discovery Enterprises International has tapped the licensing agents Licensed Brands International and The Partnershop in Western Europe.
Big Tent Entertainment has begun to expand internationally with the appointment of a collection of new licensing agents from around the globe.
Space Enterprises has appointed Kaynak Licensing Co. as the licensing agent for “The Hive” in Turkey and Middle East.
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