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Kate Spade New York and Jack Spade are making their first foray into childrenswear with a new limited edition line of apparel and accessories at GapKids.
Target has announced a number of new initiatives for the holiday season centered on guest-friendly services–including exclusive products.
Walt Disney Animation Studios has announced plans for a new animated film, Moana, which is scheduled to hit theaters in late 2016.
Banana brand Chiquita has teamed up with Origin Food Group to create a line of fruit and yogurt smoothies now available at Walmart in the U.S.
StoryToys and The Eric Carle Studio have released of “My Very Hungry Caterpillar,” the first fully interactive 3D app based on the Eric Carle character.
Entertainment One Licensing’s Peppa Pig is stepping onto the printed page with a new magazine from Redan Publishing, as well as a trio of other new licensees.
LIMA will host its next Executive Networking Breakfast in Los Angeles on Nov. 6 at the United Talent Agency headquarters.
Entertainment and fashion lifestyle brand BollyDoll has tapped Majesty Brands to develop a hosiery and socks collection.
KidQuest, the app that provides interactive children’s crafts, experiments and activities, has announced partnerships with four leading children’s brands.
Nickelodeon has signed on to broadcast “WWE Slam City,” WWE’s kids' animated short-form series, on the NickSports programming block on Nicktoons.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment is readying for the U.K. consumer product launch for Platinum Films’ boys’ property “Matt Hatter Chronicles.”
Beth Franklin has joined Jewel Branding & Licensing as director of licensing.
Iconicfuture has launched a digital brand licensing platform LaunchPad for online, social and mobile games.
HBO Global Licensing is partnering with Composite Effects for a line of hyper-realistic silicone masks and prosthetics based on “Game of Thrones.”
Home fashion and lifestyle brand Designers Guild has appointed the newly created London licensing agency Bloom to represent its brand.
Fashion brand Emilio Pucci has signed a worldwide exclusive licensing agreement with the Marcolin Group for women’s eyewear.
Cupcake Digital and Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products are bringing the Rio film franchise to soccer fans with the new “Rio 2 Sky Soccer” app.
Brand licensing execs should look to new forms of content engagement for the next big IP.
When this savvy marketer was promoted to the additional post of president of consumer products at Nickelodeon in July 2013, Pam Kaufman was thrilled because she knew what wasin the studio’s pipeline.
Kidrobot has appointed licensing agencies JLK Brand and memBrain Licensing to jointly manage the licensing program for its character brand Yummy World.
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