The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association is the leading trade organization for the industry, and in 2015, it marks a milestone anniversary.
With Shaun the Sheep Movie set to premiere in the U.S. Aug. 7, Aardman Animation has appointed JLK Brand Licensing Group as the brand's new agent.
Paul Stanley, co-founder and singer/songwriter of the legendary band KISS, has teamed up with Epic Rights to develop and launch a new lifestyle brand.
Dentsu Entertainment USA and Level-5 have appointed Evolution USA to bring the franchises "Yo-Kai Watch" and "Little Battlers eXperience" to the U.S. and Canada.
Full Colour Black has secured the exclusive worldwide licensing and product rights to 72, previously unavailable Bob Marley images from a 1975 London concert.
Licensing agency the JRL Group has been selected to represent Estwing Tools, best known for its line of solid steel hammers.
Digital game developer Glu Mobile, creator of the "Kim Kardashian: Hollywood" app, has appointed Dimensional Branding Group as its licensing agency.
Fox is bringing back its popular quiz show "Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader," and Brand Central will reprise its role as the brand's licensing agency.
Newly formed licensing agency Vivid Art Agency has signed fine artist Judith Lynn as its first client.
Splash Entertainment has appointed Metrostar to develop and manage the licensing program for the TV series, "Chloe’s Closet" in the U.K. and Ireland.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as worldwide representative for Messy Anne, a book-based preschool property.
All American Licensing & Management Group has been appointed to develop a program for the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.
Friendly Family Productions has appointed Metrostar to develop a licensing program for the Little House on the Prairie brand in the U.K. and Ireland
Hustler and its licensing agent Sharper Inc. will present a new vision for the iconic adult brand at the Licensing Expo this week.
Universal Music Group and Keshet International have signed a deal that will see UMG have the exclusive option to sign artist agreements with contestants on “Rising Star.”
Those Licensing People has been appointed as the master licensing agent for fashion brand and retail group Bolongaro Trevor.
East West Licensing has been appointed as the regional licensing agent for NBCUniversal in the Middle East and North Africa.
Lifestyle brand Tokidoki has appointed Haven as their licensing agent in Australia and New Zealand.
Publishing brand Belle & Boo has appointed Alicom as its licensing agent in the Nordics.
Start Licensing has signed on to represent the Brand Licensing Europe License This! finalist "Chef & Sue," a weekly comic strip that appears in the newspaper Waitrose.
The Spanish character brand Baby Animals has appointed Empire Multimedia Corp. to represent its brand in Asia.
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