With the series' 50th anniversary in full swing, the BBC's iconic sci-fi franchise celebrates five decades as a global phenomenon and brand licensing juggernaut.
Irreverent youth lifestyle brand Extreme has closed a long-term deal with Roy Lowe & Sons for a range of socks and warm accessories for the U.K. and European markets.
The Licensing Expo, the world’s largest and most influential brand, character and art licensing event, has named J’net Smith of All Art Licensing as the show’s official Art and Design blogger.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has appointed Rocket Licensing as its new licensing agent to manage its portfolio of theatrical and television properties in the U.K. and Eire.
AG Properties, the IP and outbound licensing division of American Greetings Corporation, has signed a raft of deals for its Strawberry Shortcake property in Israel, including the Gaza Strip and West Bank territories.
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.
TVMania U.K. has expanded the role of Monika Albers, who will now oversee all licensing for company’s U.K. division.
Endemol has appointed new senior management in North America.
Fifth & Pacific Companies has sold the Juicy Couture brand to Authentic Brands Group for $195 million in cash.
Bandai and Sync Beatz Entertainment have inked a new deal with Evy of California for Tamagotchi L.i.f.e. girls’ apparel.
Sesame Workshop and CBeebies are joining forces for the new children’s series, “The Furchester,” featuring Sesame Street Muppets.
Brand extension firm LMCA has named Alan Kravetz as its new president and chief operating officer.
The Madison Square Garden Company and Azoff Music Management have teamed up to create a new entertainment company.
Stein Mart has launched an online store, making it one of the first off-price retailers to do so.
Zeptolab’s Cut the Rope app brand has launched in Spain and Portugal through a back-to-school promotion at El Corte Ingles.
Atlantyca Entertainment has unveiled the first product in the line of Geronimo Stilton beauty products, a perfume.
Meier & Dutch has released a limited edition collection of Sons of Anarchy–inspired cigars and cigar accessories.
What to Expect When You’re Expecting has launched a new online baby registry tool in partnership with Babies ‘R’ Us.
Dark Hall Mansion has released its latest officially licensed, limited edition Beatles print from contemporary artist Shag.
Lawless Entertainment has appointed Metrostar to represent Suzy’s Zoo in the U.K. and Eire.
Aardman Animations has tapped Repco Asia to develop a range of Shaun the Sheep arts and crafts products globally.
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