As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
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.
After negligible growth in 2012, the world’s top 100 brands increased in value by 7 percent this year, representing a combined worth of $2.6 trillion.
License! Global takes an in-depth look at how interactive properties are expanding to mean more to product programs and how the category has become bigger and more lucrative than ever.
The Captain McFinn property looks to tackle the issue of bullying through an education-based licensing franchise.
ABC’s franchise management team is tapping into the essence of its top shows to create innovative brand extensions that build engagement off-screen.
Brand Licensing Europe, Europe’s largest annual licensing event, is gearing up for the biggest show yet.
Discovery Communications is growing its program for Animal Planet to further meet the needs of all members of the family.
HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones,’ has not only been a ratings success but also a licensing boon for the studio.
Fremantle Kids & Family Entertainment expects powerful results from this popular U.K. preschool program, which recently premiered in the U.S.
To manage the swelling licensing programs for the Activision catalog, the company brought in Ashley Maidy, vice president, global licensing and partnerships, in 2011.
20th Century Fox Consumer Products has partnered with Converse for the first-ever footwear for “The Simpsons.”
American Greetings Properties has signed new master partners for its top brands.
Nerd Corps Entertainment is continuing its push for its boys’ action property Slugterra.
Discovery Enterprises International has unveiled an exclusive e-commerce platform for its TV channel DMAX in Germany.
LIMA hosted its annual International Licensing Excellence Awards last night honoring the crème de la crème of the licensing industry.
BBC Worldwide Australia & New Zealand and Pan Macmillan Australia are collaborating for a number of licensing deals for Walking with Dinosaurs.
Bonnier has added two new lifestyle partners for its magazine Outdoor Life that will bring the brand to new men’s accessories.
DreamWorks Animation has tapped Swadesh Essfil to create a variety of merchandise across its top properties in India.
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