Atari Inc. will publish Jenga for Wii and Nintendo DS for November 2007. The licensor, Pokonobe Associates, is exclusively represented for interactive gaming by Dimensional Branding Group and interactive representation firm Fog Studios.
Momoberry by Sanrio created Foxy Originals for Momoberry, a new co-branded collection of jewelry via a deal with Foxy Originals. The collection of necklaces and earrings are already at the Momoberry boutique and are made from pewter and coated in go
Rocket Licensing acquired worldwide product licensing rights to The Dangerous Book for Boys brand. The first book in the series sold more than 750,000 hardback copies in the UK since June 2006, while the second book, The Pocket Dangerous Book
NCircle Entertainment was named exclusive home entertainment distributor for “Word World” via a multi-year North American content distribution deal with Word World LLC. The 3D CGI animated children’s series will begin airing both on
VIZ Media Europe appointed Pascal Bonnet as director of licensing and brand management, and Isabelle Aghina as director of TV & DVD sales and distribution. Toys ‘R’ Us Inc. named Tori Moore Binau senior vice president, marketing fo
Untitled DocumentRetail Sales Down, But Wal-Mart Bucks the Trend The Commerce Department reported late last week that retail sales fell by 0.9 percent last month, the biggest drop since August 2005. Despite June being a heavy discount month, many reta
Marks & Spencer reported on luke-warm trading for the first quarter (to end June) in London last week. While group sales were up by 7 percent, UK same-store sales only managed an increase of 2 percent. Of this, clothing and home was up 2.9 percen
This week, Trump launches another brand extension with its executive chairs for the home office, available exclusively at Staples. Trump and many other brands have found that the home market is a lucrative one indeed, and one that affords high-end comp