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Universal Partnerships & Licensing has tapped Mega Brands to develop a new kids' construction line based on the Despicable Me franchise.
Dubai Parks and Resorts has teamed with Sony Pictures Consumer Products to create a Sony Pictures Studio and Smurfs Zone at the upcoming Motiongate Dubai theme park.
King Digital Entertainment has unveiled the first women’s apparel collaboration for its app brand Candy Crush with performancewear brand Zara Terez.
Parham Santana recently secured a new deal with Euro Ceramica to bring Turner Classic Movies to the table.
Crayola has tapped Zalemark to create a new jewelry line that reflects the image and colorful personality of its brand.
The kids' world Kuboo.com is bringing the classic character Popeye to its online experience in a new deal with Hearst's King Features.
Sesame Workshop and ToyTalk have signed a two-year research partnership agreement to explore ways to advance literacy learning among preschool-aged children.
Sewing machine company Brother International Malaysia has launched two special anniversary edition Hello Kitty home sewing machines.
China-based Guangdong Alpha Animation and Culture Company, a developer of animation and toys, has created a North American division–Auldey Toys North America.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association is now accepting nominations for the LIMA Licensing Industry Hall of Fame.
Endemol U.K. is making its first move into app publishing with two new apps based on the game shows “Pointless” and “Deal or No Deal.”
LIMA will host a trio of webinar sessions to help professionals navigate through critical business decisions.
Dynamite Entertainment has signed a new deal with Lima Sky to produce original comics based on the game “Doodle Jump.”
The Carte Blanche Group has signed a major publishing deal for its Tatty Teddy & My Blue Nose Friends brand with Autumn Group.
Planeta Junior has renewed its contract to represent selected works from the photographer Bernard of Hollywood.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia has named Daniel W. Dienst chief executive officer.
First Lady of the United States Michelle Obama has announced new partners for the Partnership for a Healthier America organization–Sesame Workshop and the Produce Marketing Association.
V&S Entertainment has announced a new deal with Edicolandia Junior in Italy for novelty items featuring “Everything’s Rosie.”
Kimberly-Clark and the National Hockey League have renewed and expanded their multi-year partnership in North America.
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