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Cartoon Network EMEA and retailer Zara Kids are teaming to launch a range of apparel inspired by the animated series “Adventure Time.”
Wanda Cinema Line Co., a division of Dalian Wanda Group, China’s largest theater chain owner and mall development company, will purchase Mtime.com, a Chinese online media outlet and e-commerce platform, for $350 million.
Singer and actress Jennifer Lopez and Italian shoe designer Giuseppe Zanotti have partnered to create an exclusive new capsule footwear and accessories collection.
The U.K. Licensing Awards has unveiled the finalists for several of its key categories.
NASCAR has unveiled its list of best-selling drivers across licensed merchandise retail sales for the first half of 2016.
LMCA has promoted Jane Ma to the position of brand licensing manager.
The Pokémon Company International, Princeton Entertainment and The MJR Group have announced that “Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions” will return to London’s Eventim Apollo on Dec. 19 and 20.
SmileyWorld and LazyBee, a lifestyle brand, have joined forces to launch a new collection of sportswear.
U.K.-based publisher Egmont Publishing will feature the craft brand Crayola in its latest issue of Showcase magazine.
Nottingham Forest, the licensing agent for Playmobil’s animated series “Super 4” in Iberia, has tapped Educa Borras to develop a range of puzzles and board games based on the series.
Licensing agency LMCA has appointed Donna M. Bruschi to director of brand licensing.
RadioShack, in collaboration with chief creative officer Nick Cannon, has launched NCredible, an exclusive line of Bluetooth headphones.
Sourcebooks has appointed Monika Ebly as its new licensing and strategic partnerships editor.
Kate Spade has partnered with Reliance Brands to bring the Kate Spade New York label to India through a long-term distribution and retail license agreement.
Keith Chapman, creator of preschool TV series “Paw Patrol” and “Bob the Builder,” will be the keynote speaker at LIMA’s Mind Mix in Berlin, Germany, May 11-12.
Nickelodeon has partnered with Select Brands to introduce “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” small kitchen appliances.
King Features and fashion and design label Jean Paul Gaultier are partnering to launch two new Eaux Fraîches fragrance designs that feature characters Popeye and Betty Boop.
The Franklin Mint, under license by CBS Consumer Products, has released the first authorized re-creation of the “Star Trek” tridimensional chess set in honor of the show’s 50th anniversary.
UBM Americas, organizers of Licensing Expo, one of the world’s largest and most influential licensing industry event, has announced that the online Matchmaking Service is now live.
Disney’s Mickey Mouse made a special appearance at the Los Angeles Clippers and Cleveland Cavaliers game at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, March 13.
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