As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Californian tabletop designer Laurie Gates has tapped IMG Licensing as his exclusive worldwide licensing agency.
Trina Turk has expanded its relationship with its current swimwear partner, Manhattan Beachwear, to include activewear.
Exim Licensing Group’s technology division, Exim Tech, has announced a new alliance with app developer Yuisy.
Majesco Entertainment is establishing a new company in order to pursue a presence in online casino gaming.
Marc Jacobs launched his namesake cosmetics line, Marc Jacobs Beauty, at Sephora stores Friday.
Village Tea Company has entered a multi-year licensing agreement with Verite Retail Group to create retail stores.
Cartoon Network’s The Adventure Time Encyclopedia has debuted on The New York Times best-sellers list.
FAM Brands has acquired the activewear brand Zobha, which was previously owned by Kellwood.
Dawn Taubin has joined DreamWorks Animation as chief marketing officer, after Anne Globe resigned last week.
Actress and entrepreneur Ashley Eckstein is partnering with some of the largest and most prolific licensors for women’s apparel that appeals to the sci-fi fan.
Peanuts Worldwide is partnering with Normaal Animation and Télévisions to create 500 all new animated shorts based on the Peanuts comic strip and characters by Charles M. Schulz.
MGA Entertainment, owner of the Lalaloopsy doll brand, has renewed licensing deals with several of its original partners.
Random House Children’s Publishers U.K. is growing its classic picture book property Dinosaur Roar with the appointment of Nurture Rights.
The Walt Disney Company has sold the Baby Einstein brand to Kids II, a longtime licensee of the property.
British licensing professionals are reporting a good trading year to date, with more than two-thirds experiencing growth.
Egmont U.K. has signed on as publishing partner for the mobile game “My Singing Monsters,” developed by Big Blue Bubble.
Elite Sports Propertieshas teamed up with Aardman Animations for a joint licensing program featuring Shaun the Sheep and he 2015 Rugby World Cup.
The National Hockey League has made new additions to its roster of international licensees and retailers in partnership with its agent Plus Licens.
The founder of the independent children’s producer 1461, has launched the new IP management company Those Licensing People.
Disney Consumer Products, ABC Family and the retailer Wet Seal are planning a new millennial lifestyle brand called Crush by ABC Family.
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