An exclusive look at how Disney Consumer Products is leveraging new content to capture a greater share of the lucrative boys’ market worldwide.
Perfetti Van Melle has appointed Beanstalk as the exclusive licensing agency in Greater China for its iconic lollipop brand Chupa Chups.
Gaming company King has signed a European licensing deal with apparel specialist Skybrands for its hit app “Candy Crush Saga.”
Debenhams, Matalan, Card Factory and Blue Inc have joined the roster of top retailers participating in BLE Retail Mentoring Programme.
Bonnier’s Outdoor Life magazine is building its branded consumer product line with the addition of two new lifestyle partners.
Crayola is planning a range of products featuring Lima Sky’s app property Doodle Jump, including mobile games and a line of craft kits.
CBeebies has appointed the licensing agency Brands with Influence to represent its new series “Swashbuckle” in the U.K.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has added new licensing partnerships for Platinum Films’ boys’ property Matt Hatter Chronicles.
Peppa Pig, The Amazing World of Gumball and Room on the Broom were among the winner at the tenth British Animation Awards.
Ultimate Ears has unveiled the latest artist partnership for its line of UE Booms speakers–street artist Kenny Scharf.
Trinity Mirror has appointed Lisle to develop a U.K. merchandising program for the comic strip character Andy Capp.
Cartoon Network’s The Adventure Time Encyclopedia has debuted on The New York Times best-sellers list.
Collegiate Licensing Company and NCAA Football have launched the 2nd annual College Colors Day Spirit Cup.
Trigger Happy has launched a new app that allows users to create their own animated stories using licensed characters.
HarperCollins Children’s Books has tapped two new partners to create costumes and nail polish for its Fancy Nancy book series.
Marvel Entertainment has signed a trio of new apparal partners for next summer’s film Marvel’s Guardians of The Galaxy.
Big Tent Entertainment is making a strong push into fashion with a new line of junior’s apparel featuring Domo.
Zodiak Media’s The Foundation has promoted Gwen Hughes to MD, following the departure of Vanessa Hill.
Saban Brands has tapped Signorelli for a line of Paul Frank women's and junior’s fashion tops in the U.S.
The MLB and Konami have launched a new free-to-play, social mobile game “MLB Live Challenge.”
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