Walmart posted a big jump in its online business in Q4, posting a 29 percent increase in e-commerce sales as well as a gross merchandise volume growth of 36.1 percent, including Jet.com and online grocery sales.
Mike Sepso, SVP of Activision Blizzard Media Networks and co-founder of Major League Gaming, will discuss the exploding potential in the world of competitive gaming and its implications for the licensing industry at the conference and networking event March 2-3.
Turner, a division of Time Warner, will offer its popular channels, Cartoon Network and Boomerang, in high definition and dual language options in the Middle East and North Africa, beginning this month.
Hasbro has added yet another chapter to its storytelling and entertainment initiatives with the acquisition of Dublin-based Boulder Media, which significantly strengthens the company’s creative development and expansion of its rich portfolio of brands.
Representing nearly two-thirds of all consumers, off-price buyers also represent 75 percent of apparel purchases across all retail channels, according to The NPD Group’s receipt mining service, Checkout Tracking.
Branded merchandise agency Bensussen Deutsch & Associates has expanded its entertainment division with the appointment of three executives, broadening the company’s properties both domestically and internationally.