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National Geographic has signed on “Magic Jigsaw Puzzles,” a digital puzzle app, for an assortment of games that feature images from the heritage magazine’s photo library.
Precious Moments has renewed its licensing partnerships with longtime licensees Designs by Gloria and Pat, Cherokee Child Caskets and The Bradford Exchange/Hamilton Collection.
Bonnier Publishing USA will release a series of original storybooks featuring characters from the “Sago Mini” apps via its Sizzle Press imprint.
Shmaltz Brewing is toasting Star Trek’s 50th anniversary this year with a celebratory beer, Star Trek Golden Anniversary Ale: Voyage to the Northeast Quadrant.
The Football Greats Alliance has partnered with plush manufacturer Bleacher Creatures to bring historic football legends to products.
The V&A has signed on a host of new partners that will extend the U.K. museum’s collection of patterns and designs to multiple and varied products.
Entertainment One is rapidly growing its licensing and broadcasting program for preschool series “Peppa Pig” in China.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association will head into September with a trio of webinars focusing on several of the hottest topics in licensing.
The Infinity Group have appointed U.K.-based licensing agency Mandarin Licensing to represent them in the country for their heritage sportswear and active lifestyle brand, Le Tigre.
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products, in partnership with Entertainment Retail Enterprises, has opened its newest Nickelodeon Store in the Dubai Mall.
Glu Mobile, a developer and publisher of free-to-play games, has entered into a multi-year partnership with Taylor Swift for the development of a new mobile game.
Marvel has partnered with TinyCo to release the new mobile game “Marvel Avengers Academy” on the App Store and Google Play.
Canada Goose has partnered with the NBA All-Star Game 2016 to welcome the players to Toronto, Canada, in warmth and style.
DHX Media has licensed its new original teen performing arts drama “Backstage” to Disney Channel in multiple territories.
Nickelodeon has partnered with multiple licensees for products based on its series “Shimmer and Shine” across multiple categories.
Mountain Dew licensing has tapped Commonwealth Toys & Novelty for a toy line featuring the Super Bowl breakout brand, PuppyMonkeyBaby, in a deal brokered by Mountain Dew’s licensing agency, The Joester Loria Group.
Mega Bloks and Playmates have released their spring lines, both of which feature Nickelodeon’s “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.”
With the re-launch of “Powerpuff Girls” just around the corner, Cartoon Network Studios has launched a worldwide product program.
Colorforms Brands has launched a new website and mobile app, available on iTunes, to expand the way children interact with the toy brand digitally.
Apple Corps has tapped Titan Merchandise to continue to produce its ongoing range of Yellow Submarine-themed Beatles’ products.
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