This comprehensive guide to the world’s largest licensors provides retail sales data and trends for licensors in all sectors.
Licensor Perry Ellis International has unveiled a leadership succession plan that will see founder and CEO George Feldenkreis step down after 50 years leading the company.
This August, HIT Entertainment is bringing kids' favorite blue engine and the Island of Sodor to life at the Thomas Land permanent attraction at Edaville USA.
Herb Scannell has decided to step down as president of BBC Worldwide North America, with Ann Sarnoff, currently COO of the division, set to take over the role.
Idea Patch has brokered two new apparel deals IDW Publishing's comics Zombies vs. Robots and 30 Days of Night.
Red Gold has partnered with Huy Fong Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce and Pop! Gourmet Foods to create Sriracha Hot Chili Sauce Ketchup.
Character World is developing ranges of bedroom textiles and accessories for three of this summer’s biggest blockbusters Ant-Man, Inside Out and Star Wars Episode VII.
London-based licensing agency Bloom has signed a duo of new deals for Tokidoki that will bring the lifestyle brand to cosmetics and apparel in the U.K.
Enesco has signed a license agreement to be the worldwide manufacturer and wholesale distributor for Designs by Lolita glassware.
Consumer Product Connection and entrepreneur Paul Salameh have announced the release of a brand-new 3D app for virtual pet "Pou" that will launch this summer.
Designer Debbie Taylor-Kerman will work with new licensing partner Perfect Timing (LANG) on a collection of seasonal flags and doormats.
Britney Spears is the latest celebrity to join Glu Mobile's suite of pop culture-driven mobile games, following in the footsteps of Kim Kardashian and Katy Perry.
YouTube, multi-channel networks and content sharing sites have been revealing new talent for several years and now brand licensing is about to become the next big opportunity.
Alongside apparel, footwear and accessories already in market, in 2015, Goodyear is now launching an eyewear collection in the U.S.
Actress Eva Mendes has expanded her collection at New York & Company to include new women's offerings inspired by Mother's Day.
Garfield continues to add to his licensing empire with new representation in Japan as well as new DTR deals and promotions in a host of other countries.
Fangirl apparel company Her Universe will debut its new Star Wars offerings at Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios May 15-June 14.
TV star Bethenny Frankel's healthy food brand Skinnygirl has teamed with B&G Foods for a new collection of salad dressings.
CandyRific has been granted rights to produce candy novelties based on Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s Despicable Me franchise, including the upcoming prequel film Minions.
Playboy opened the doors of its newest brand extension, a West Hollywood lounge called Bar Fifty-Three, Thursday night in a launch event that showcased the brand's new positioning.
DEFY Media’s YouTube brand "Smosh" inked a deal with Dynamite Entertainment for a series of comics and graphic novels, brokered by The Joester Loria Group.
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