Monthly Archive: March 2014

LMCA Creates Licensing Relationship for Opening of Forbes Newsstands in Airports

Atlanta-based Paradies, consistently recognized and awarded “Best Airport Retailer” by Airport Revenue News (ARN), has signed an exclusive license agreement to operate the first-ever Forbes newsstands in airports in North America. The first of four stores is now open at Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport’s (DTW) McNamara Terminal. Additional stores in Washington Reagan (DCA) and Washington Dulles (IAD) are slated

...

Evolution Europe Unleashes Underground Toys Distribution Deal for Dumb Ways To Die

Evolution Europe are delighted to announce a new distribution deal which will see the adorable DUMB WAYS TO DIE characters immortalized in plush by Commonwealth Toys and Novelty being distributed in the UK by Underground Toys beginning in April 2014. New York based Commonwealth Toys & Novelty are the US and Canadian licensee for Dumb Ways To Die plush and

...

TPF Toys Kicks Off the AFL Season with Collectable Micro-Figures

TPF have partnered with Coles and the AFL to develop the new Official AFL Micro-Figures. Bringing Australia’s favourite footy heroes from the stadium to the supermarket aisles, the AFL Micro-Figures launched on the 5th March exclusively to Coles, Coles Online (NSW & QLD) and Coles Express. Standing 4.5cm in height and selected from all 18 AFL clubs, there are 30

...

LMI New Agreement for Igam Ogam

Licensing Management International is delighted to announce a license agreement for children’s TV Property Igam Ogam with Signature Entertainment for DVDs. The first Igam Ogam DVDs are scheduled for release 14th April and the show continues to perform well on Channel 5′s Milkshake. Discussions with potential toy and publishing partners are progressing as the show continues to build on its

...

Atlantyca Entertainment Collaborates with Scholastic to Launch Geronimo Stilto App

For Immediate Release: (Milan) (March 25th, 2014)—Italian-based Atlantyca Entertainment (www.atlantyca.com) and Scholastic USA have collaborated on the launch of the first Geronimo Stilton app for IOS devices based on the popular book series of the same name. Currently, more than 30 million Geronimo Stilton books are in print in the U.S. and Canada, and Geronimo Stilton books are available in

...

Monster High Shines Spotlight on New “Monster High: Frights, Camera, Action!” DVD and Doll Playset

EL SEGUNDO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Today, Monster High™ launches its 4th direct-to-DVD release – Monster High™: Frights, Camera, Action! – with new monsterfied characters and a scary-cool new plot! Led to believe she’s the rightful heir to the vampire throne, Draculaura™, along with her best ghoulfriends, is whisked away to Transylvania for a royal coronation to die for. Soon, the ghouls

...

Hit Songwriter, Entertainer and “Celebrity Apprentice” Winner John Rich Launches Redneck Riviera Lifestyle Brand

The Redneck Riviera Spring Break Takeover commences during press conference followed by a variety of “lifestyle inspired” games and beach concert featuring Big & Rich

...

Simmons Announces Endorsement Partnership with Dr. Andrew Weil

Los Angeles, CA (March 17, 2014) – Simmons Bedding Company (“Simmons”), one of the world’s largest mattress producers and creator of Beautyrest®, proudly announces Dr. Andrew Weil’s endorsement of its new innovative mattress, ComforPedic iQ™. Dr. Weil is a renowned pioneer and leader in the field of integrative medicine and a long-time proponent of the importance of quality sleep. The

...

Her Universe to Present First-Ever Full-Scale “Geek Couture” Fashion Show and Design Competition During Comic-Con

Two winners will be chosen to design a Her Universe Collection to be sold at Hot Topic – Nerdist Industries to Produce and Distribute Fashion Show

...

Virgin Galactic Blasts Off with Licensing Agency Brand Central

    LOS ANGELES, CA (March 13 , 2014) – Brand Central LLC, a premiere brand licensing and consulting agency, announced today that is has been selected by Virgin Galactic to develop its consumer products licensing program in North America. The launch of Virgin Galactic, the world’s first commercial space line, will herald a new era of access to space.

...