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Yoobi, a Target-exclusive line of school supplies, has partnered with Pharrell Williams’ creative collective i am OTHER to design a limited edition series of stationery for the back-to-school season.
Arsenal Football Club has named Fermata Partners as its North American licensing agency.
Columbia Pictures has tapped Rubie’s Costume Company to launch a range of costumes and merchandise based on new Ghostbusters film, in theaters now.
License! Global taps Eric Beder, financial analyst, Wunderlich Securities, to discuss Iconix’s revenue and stock prices, as well as if the agency has been meeting the expectations of its investors.
Life is Good, a lifestyle brand, has joined forces with more than 10 U.S. colleges to create a line of co-branded collegiate apparel.
With consumer spending expected to remain solid during the remainder of the year, 2016 retail sales are now expected to grow 3.4 percent over last year, instead of the 3.1 percent previously calculated, according to the National Retail Federation.
Aardman has tapped the Isle of Man Post Office to celebrate the studio’s 40th anniversary with a collection of stamps.
C3 Entertainment has partnered with Argentina-based MAG to create a line of apparel featuring The Three Stooges.
Swiss Diamond has appointed All-American Licensing to represent its cookware brand for licensing.
Multimedia publisher Insight Editions has launched a new range of 3D wood models and educational guidebooks, titled IncrediBuilds.
Focus Home Interactive will release a “Tour de France 2016” official video game for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
Nickelodeon has tapped Ludia to launch “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Legends” for iOS devices.
SmileyWorld has partnered with the French maternity and children’s apparel retailer Orchestra to create a new line of children’s apparel and accessories.
Disney and Lucasfilm have partnered with Propshop to launch a range of authentic prop replicas from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Licensing Expo has announced that tickets for its Opening Night Party at The Havana Room and Sky Beach Club at the Tropicana Las Vegas are now available.
RJM Licensing has tapped Marcus Fabrics to create a line of fabrics based on the children’s book The Rainbow Fish.
Dynamite Entertainment is expanding its partnership with Grumpy Cat with plans for a new weekly digital comic series featuring the famous feline and her sibling sidekick Pokey.
Studio 100 Media has partnered with Cyber Group Studios for the DVD and video-on-demand rights to two new series–“Mirette Investigates” and “Gilbert & Allie”–for the G/A/S region.
National Geographic has partnered with iP2Entertainment to develop a series of indoor, interactive family entertainment centers worldwide.
The Care Bears have partnered with Studio Movie Grill to air Care Bears Bearied Treasure for the first time in movie theaters.
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