Monthly Archive: September 2014

Outfit7 Gears Up For Brand Licensing Europe 2014

London, UK: 30 September 2014 –Interactive entertainment companyOutfit7 is preparing to return to Brand Licensing Europe, where it will showcase licensing and retail opportunities for its flagship entertainment franchise, Talking Tom and Friends, from booth F065. At the show, Outfit7 will share news of its expanding global licensing program and upcoming content slate that will substantially boost the profile of

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Voltron Celebrates 30 Years Of Defending The Universe

 Glendale, CA – September 30, 2014 – Let’s Voltron! is what fans will chant once again as their favorite robot celebrates a milestone – 30 years of defending the universe. The 1984 television series Voltron:Defender of the Universe tells the legend of a team of five pilots who power robotic lions that combine to form the mighty Voltron. During its

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Knockout Announces Key Renewals

NEW YORK (September 30, 2014) – The upcoming Season Five of Downton Abbey promises dramatic changes for the Crawley household yet the Downton Abbey licensing program continues to steer a steady course with trusted partners. Knockout Licensing Co-Presidents Carole Postal and Tamra Knepfer today announced renewed/extended deals with key Downton Abbey licensees Wonder-Shirts, Cryptozoic Entertainment, Katalyst Licensing & Promotions, and

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BBC’s ‘The Next Step’ Adds Global Agent

Brands with Influence has signed on to manage the brand licensing of BBC Worldwide’s tween/teen show “The Next Step,” produced by Temple Street Productions in Canada.

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IMG Deals for American Freshman Collab

IMG and Topman have announced a new collaboration between youth brand American Freshman and Jamal Edwards, the founder of online youth broadcaster SB.TV.

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Big Tent Entertainment Teams With Pebble For Domo Watch Faces

Big Tent Entertainment has partnered with Pebble Technology Corporation to launch a special Domo watch face to be used on Pebble watches.

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Sony Leads Lemmings Into The World Of Licensing

Iconic 1990s video game franchise Lemmings is plotting its way back in to households with a swathe of new licensed merchandise.

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LIMA Japan’s Royalty Auditing Seminar Attracts 50 Participants

LIMA Japan held a seminar on royalty auditing at the Tokyo University of Science on 26th August that attracted a near capacity audience of 50 participants. The seminar, one of a series in LIMA Japan’s Licensing Education Program, was entitled “Understanding Royalty Auditing – Its Practices & Results” and was conducted by Mr. Takehiko Sato, of H.W. Fisher, a specialist

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University of Georgia Announces New Licensing Agency Partnership with Atlanta-based Fermata Partners

ATLANTA, Ga.  – The University of Georgia (UGA) has finalized a five-year agreement with Atlanta-based Fermata Partners to begin serving as the University’s worldwide trademark licensing agency, effective July 1, 2015. The University selected Fermata through a competitive RFP process over the past several months. “The University is enthusiastic about writing a new chapter for our licensing program through our

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Puffin Joins Mind Candy’s PopJam As Publisher Partner

Children’s publishing house, Puffin has teamed with Mind Candy to add popular children’s titles to it new app, PopJam.

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