An exclusive look at how JimFielding is taking this upstart, multi-channel YouTube network and
its most popular content creators into the world of brand building, licensing and beyond.
Authentic Brands Group is implementing the first phase of its growth strategy for youth lifestyle brand Airwalk with two new partnerships.
Omnichannel brand management company Xcel Brands has acquired two new fashion brands, H by Halston and H Halston.
These 14 stories not only highlight the top licensing news of 2014, but also showcase some of the key trends that shaped the year and form the foundation of things to come.
Bulldog Licensing has promoted Vicky Hill to the role of licensing manager.
Sentries Licensing, licensing agent for the Bright Star Characters property Popcorn the Bear in Turkey, has secured a new toy deal for the property.
Dark Hall Mansion has wrapped up its 2014 with the release of a limited edition print from artist Lauren Durieux.
Frank Blake, former chief executive officer and current chairman of The Home Depot, has been named the 2015 recipient of the National Retail Federation’s Gold Medal Award.
Rockpool Licensing has signed on to represent Four Seasons Licensing and Merchandising’s children’s literary property, Brambly Hedge.
MGA Entertainment has tapped Cupcake Digital to create a new app for its Lalaloopsy girls’ property.
Imaging brand Kodak is partnering with Bullitt Group for a range of Android-powered mobile devices that utilize Kodak software.
FremantleMedia North America has formed its own original digital content studio, Tiny Riot!.
Fetch…for Pets! and Farouk Systems have teamed up to bring the human hair care brands Chi and BioSilk to animals.
Nutri Ventures Corp. has teamed with seed company Home Farmer to create a line of branded seeds and gardening accessories for kids.
The CW Network has teamed up with Litton Entertainment for a new five-hour Saturday morning programming block called One Magnificent Morning.
Sony Pictures Entertainment and Marza Animation Planet are developing a film based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series.
Of the more than 400 companies exhibiting at Licensing Expo in Las Vegas, Nev., this month, almost 150 are new to the show this year.
License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
Viz Media has added several new partners for the popular Naruto Shippuden manga and anime property.
London-based licensing agency Bloom has been appointed as the U.K. representative for the British gifting and stationery brand Happy Jackson.
Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has been appointed as the licensing agent for Over Active Imagination’s Enchantails brand.
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