Yearly Archive: 2016

Cuteness Overload for Download: CMA Group Launches BOO the App

NEW YORK (December 16, 2016) – Knockout Licensing is pleased to announce that CMA Group/Inloop has launched BOO The App, a mobile application for iOS and Android devices which allows users to feed, care for, pet, play with, dress, and travel with their very own virtual version of BOO – TheWorld’s Cutest Dog™, the social media canine sensation with more

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Moose Toys Announces License Agreement with eKids

Launching an innovative line of Shopkins Youth Electronics Los Angeles, CA—December 22, 2016– MOOSE TOYS is thrilled to announce the signing of a license agreement with KIDdesigns and their eKids brand. eKids will bring the magic of Shopkins’ small, collectible toys to innovative, interactive youth electronics products later this year. They have incorporated many of Shopkins’ adorable characters into a variety

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Branding Streams Designated New Merchandising Agent in Canada for the Tetris® Brand

TORONTO – December 19, 2016 – The Tetris Company, LLC, today announced that it has named Branding Streams as its merchandising agent for the Tetris® brand in Canada. Branding Streams will work on creating new product merchandising and promotional opportunities for a variety of categories, including toys, health and beauty, apparel, home décor, party goods and more. “Working with the

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Kitson Co Announces Acquired Global Trademark Rights of “kitson”

TOKYO Japan, 13th December, 2016: kitson co (headquartered in Chiyoda-ku Tokyo; Fusahiko Yoshino, President, the operation will be handle by Crown Creative), has acquired global trademark rights including Japan of “kitson”, the upmarket boutique store founded in Los Angeles, from Winter Harbor LLC in USA. kitson co has appointed ALPHA ESSE (former kitson Japan) as master licensee for the Territory

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Licensing Works!® Secures Key Apparel License Deal with T-Line Design for Client Intellivision® Productions

(LAS VEGAS, NV) (December 13, 2016) Licensing Works!® has brokered a new deal for client Intellivision® Productions, Inc. awarding T-Line Design, the pop-culture licensed apparel experts, the right to manufacture and sell key categories including T-shirts, Sweatshirts, Underwear, Swimwear and Headwear. Initial product offerings include a mix of elevated Intellivision® designs along with nostalgic over-washed game box cover art. These

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NBCUniversal Brand Development Teams with Affliction and Buckle to Unveil First-Ever Fast & Furious Lifestyle Collection

Affliction Clothing to Develop Franchise-Inspired Collection Launching Exclusively At Buckle Retail Locations Nationwide UNIVERSAL CITY, CA, December 13, 2016 — NBCUniversal Brand Development today announced their collaboration with popular clothing brand, Affliction, and leading fashion retailer, The Buckle, Inc. (Buckle), to launch an all-new lifestyle apparel collection for young adults, inspired by one of the most enduring action-movie serials of

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LIMA Japan’s Holiday Party Kicks Off Early Amongst the Gingko Trees!

LIMA Japan held its Holiday Party on the evening of Monday 28th November at the Royal Garden Cafe in trendy Aoyama, Tokyo. The party venue is located on the corner of “Gingko Avenue” and is one of Tokyo’s famous Gingko tree viewing spots. The trees were in their full yellow-colored fall splendor, and under the evening lights they formed the

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LIMA Japan’s Kaori Taniguchi Lectures at the Tokyo University of Science MIP Program

Kaori Taniguchi, General Manager of LIMA Japan lectured to intellectual property students at the Tokyo University of Science (TUS) on Monday 2nd December. Using LIMA’s Global Licensing Survey and examples of industry news, Taniguchi presented the latest licensing industry trends and research to participants of the Master of Intellectual Program (MIP) at TUS’s Graduate School of Innovation Studies. The lecture

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Cartoon Network’s Curtis Lelash and Tramm Wigzell Upped to

Longtime development executives Curtis Lelash and Tramm Wigzell have been promoted to Senior Vice President, Original Series, it was announced today by Rob Sorcher, chief content officer for Cartoon Network. In their new roles, Lelash and Wigzell will co-lead the original series group where they will expand the network’s high quality portfolio of original video and multiplatform programming. The duo

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Poldark Merchandise Coming Soon from Rizzoli, PBS Distribution (ShopPBS)

NEW YORK (December 7, 2016) – Poldark fans will soon have new ways to immerse themselves in the world of Poldark. Knockout Licensing, ITV Studios Global Entertainment’s licensing agency for Poldark in the United States, has today announced officially licensed products will soon be available from Rizzoli International Publications and PBS Distribution (shopPBS). “The kind of viewer drawn to Poldark’s

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