As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
The Jim Henson Company has secured a raft of new international broadcast and home entertainment agreements.
Sequential Brands Group has launched several initiatives for Ellen Tracy that include expansion into new territories and categories.
Fender has launched a new licensed apparel collection with Lucky Brand, and is supporting the line with a sweepstakes for music fans.
Ciarán Coyle has left the licensing agency Beanstalk to lead the licensing for The Electrolux Group as vice president and head of global brand licensing.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The LEGO Group have announced the newest addition to the LEGO video game series–“LEGO The Hobbit.”
Nickelodeon has teamed up with Sprayground for the graffiti-inspired fashion brand’s first-ever brand collaboration with an animated character.
Walmart Stores’ board of directors has elected company veteran Doug McMillonas president and chief executive officer.
Bulldog Licensing has sown the seeds of a new deal for the CBeebies character Mr. Bloom with fancy dress supplier Little Babas.
Space Enterprises has appointed Kaynak Licensing Co. as the licensing agent for “The Hive” in Turkey and Middle East.
Disney is making new characters available for use with its interactive gaming console, Disney Infinity.
Echo Bridge Home Entertainment has promoted Nathan Hart to the role of president.
Nelvana is planning three new themed seasons of “Beyblade” and the new show “Trucktown.”
Endemol U.K. has appointed David Flynn as chief creative officer.
Lewis Stark of the firm EisnerAmper discusses the import of royalty auditing and contract compliance to the licensing industry, in particular how to protect intellectual property.
Saban Brands has announced a series of new additions to its Vortexx programming block on the CW.
Paramount Licensing has announced a full slate of licensing partners for its upcoming film World War Z, which opens in theaters Friday.
Penguin Children’s has taken digital, film/TV and merchandising rights for art licensing company MGL’s Marsh Mellow brand.
Cartoon Network is taking The Collectives TV series “The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange” to primetime.
Atlanta-based Brand Licensing Team has partnered with Hasbro for food and beverage extensions for various Hasbro properties.
World-renowned actress, fashion icon and entrepreneur Gwyneth Paltrow delivered a keynote address on June 18 at Licensing Expo 2013.
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