Monthly Archive: June 2016

LIMA International Presents Retiring LIMA Japan Representative Director and Board Members With Certificates of Appreciation

Charles Riotto, LIMA International President, visiting Japan for the Licensing Japan trade show, attended a LIMA Japan Director’s Meeting on 30th June, to personally present certificates of appreciation to retiring Japan directors. The certificates were given to ex-LIMA Japan Representative Director, Sachiko Imaizumi (President, Andfika), and ex-directors, Ben Kato (President, Ingram) and Misako “Missy” Kiyota (Global Licensing Manager, Coca-Cola (Japan)) at the meeting,

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Wildflower to Rep Matthew Berry

Fantasy sports personality Matthew Berry has appointed The Wildflower Group to develop a licensing program for his brand, Fantasy Life.

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20th Century Fox launches expansive Ice Age programme with Lidl

20th Century Fox Consumer Products and Lidl are uniting to launch a comprehensive promotion across Europe for Ice Age.

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Nelvana named exclusive merchandise agent for Cartoon Network in Canada

Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana has been named the exclusive merchandising agent for Cartoon Network across Canada.

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eOne prepares for The BFG retail launch

With the release of the upcoming The BFG film next month, Entertainment One (eOne) is preparing to unveil its European licensing programme that is set to launch at retail from July.

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Sanrio Plans Hello Kitty Toy Range

Sanrio has partnered with Grandi Giochi, an Italy-based toy manufacturer, to launch a range of Hello Kitty-branded toys in Europe and the Middle East.

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One Animation Names Koeckler as EVP

One Animation has appointed Bettina Koeckler to the role of executive vice president, global consumer products and licensing.

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Smiley Inks Scholastic Pub Deal

SmileyWorld has partnered with Scholastic for a range of titles in the U.K and Eire.

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Broad Street Licensing Group promotes Peter Cross to Brand Manager

MONTCLAIR, NJ (June 20, 2016) – Broad Street Licensing Group today announced the promotion of Peter Cross to Brand Manager. In his expanded role, he will be responsible for program development and marketing for clients, in addition to his client management duties. Cross joined the agency in 2014 as an Account Executive from the world of PR where he previously

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Nickelodeon Opens Its Vaults to Bring Legends of the Hidden Temple, Rugrats, Hey Arnold! and More to Comic-Con International: San Diego, July 21-24, 2016

Nickelodeon Opens Its Vaults to Bring Legends of the Hidden Temple, Rugrats, Hey Arnold! and More to Comic-Con International: San Diego, July 21-24, 2016  The ‘90s and Beyond are All That as Nickelodeon and The Splat Give Fans an Immersive Retro Experience, from Booth to Panels and Special Guests  #NickSDCC at: /thesplat, @thesplat, @thesplatgram, @thesplatchat LOS ANGELES—June 28, 2016— Nickelodeon

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