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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.
England's Rugby Football Union has teamed up with Wattbike for a range of branded exercise bikes and floor mats.
Hasbro has promoted John Frascotti to the newly created position of president, Hasbro Brands.
AutoTrader.com has signed a multi-year renewal of its partnership with Turner Sports and the National Basketball Association.
Sesame Workshop and ToyTalk have signed a two-year research partnership agreement to explore ways to advance literacy learning among preschool-aged children.
Target has announced a number of new initiatives for the holiday season centered on guest-friendly services–including exclusive products.
U.K. sports brand Extreme's energy drink, Extreme Energy, is now available in more than 3,000 bars and clubs across the U.K.
Topps has teamed up with Stan Lee to create an all-new Garbage Pail Kids character exclusively for the upcoming Comikaze Expo–Smilin’ Stan.
Disney Consumer Products has rolled out a robust product range for its upcoming comedy-adventure Big Hero 6, which will debut in theaters Nov. 7.
Lawless Entertainment has introduced Bonnie Boat & Friends, an all-new original preschool brand for animated series co-production and licensing.
Chef Fabio Viviani, a popular contestant on the reality competition TV show “Top Chef,” has teamed with Sipp for the new Fabio Viviani wine collection.
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