Monthly Archive: March 2019

Surge Licensing signs Good Smile Company for Thimblestump Hollow™ for Collectible Toy Figures, Apparel & Accessories aimed at specialty retail and Comic-Con Experiences!

Surge Licensing, on behalf of Bindlewood, LLC, has signed Good Smile Company, as its strategic licensed partner for the hit vinyl collector toy brand, Thimblestump Hollow™. A Joint Venture between The Good Smile Company (“GSC”) and For Fans By Fans (formerly WeLoveFine.com) will now create and all new line of premium collectable figures and toys, unique apparel, and accessories all

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Tyne & Wear Metro is Headline Partner for Elmer’s Great North Parade

The Tyne & Wear Metro, the UK’s second largest metro system with 60 stations and over 36 million passenger journeys a year, has been announced as headline partner for Elmer’s Great North Parade. Metro is proud to be headline partner for the Parade, which will see giant sculptures of much-loved children’s book character Elmer the Patchwork Elephant appear across the

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Studio 100 Media | M4E and the Brandstatter Group Present Icon Brand, „HEIDI“ in the World of Playmobil

Munich, March 27th, 2019. Studio 100 Media|m4e and the geobra brandstätter Stiftung & Co. KG have signed an extensive license agreement for “Heidi”. The multi-year agreement covers the worldwide rights with the exception of some territories in Asia. As part of the cooperation, Playmobil figures of the popular series characters, various play sets matching Heidi’s adventures and more product innovations are

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“YES PAPA!” Brandgenuity hired to represent ChuChu TV, the world’s most watched kids’ channel on YouTube

Agency will serve as agent for North American licensing New York, NY – YouTube channel, ChuChu TV, and Dream Theatre, its global master licensing agency, announced today that Brandgenuity will serve as ChuChu TV’s agent in North America for licensing. With 23 billion views and 36 million subscribers, ChuChu TV dominates preschool entertainment on YouTube. The hit channel ChuChu TV

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The Brand Liaison To Represent Iconic Bill Blass Brand for Select Licensing and Retail Opportunities

New York, NY, March 25, 2019:  Bill Blass Group Inc., has selected The Brand Liaison to lead licensing efforts for select licensing and exclusive retail programs. Bill Blass is a true American couture designer, crafting styles for Hollywood celebrities and earning numerous awards and accolades including seven Coty Awards and the coveted FIT Lifetime Achievement Award.  Building upon his success in

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Licensing Expo and InventHelp Collaboration Announces ‘Pitch the Brands’ during Licensing Week 2019

Santa Monica, Calif. (March 14, 2019) – Licensing Expo, the world’s largest and most influential licensing industry event, today announced Pitch the Brands, where inventors can present their product to an executive panel of consumer product experts and a chance to win a prize package valued over $18,000. The event is made possible through an exclusive collaboration between Licensing Expo and

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Top 10 Retail Trends Shaping the Future of Licensing

March 19, Karen Ragust will discuss the key ways retailers are transforming because of new consumer shopping preferences. She will look at how these shifts affect the licensing community, including how they choose partners, negotiate agreements, and gauge the success of their licensing initiatives. Founder and author of Ragust Communications, Karen Ragust will be the key note speaker for the

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Feisty Pets® Crosses the Pond awarding Caroline Mickler Ltd. as its Sub-Agency for Licensing Representation in the United Kingdom

As the UK marketplace heats up for Feisty Pets Toy Line by Jazwares (master global toy licensee) with full retail support at Smyth’s, Tesco, ASDA, Sainsbury’s combined with the launch of the Scholastic’s Feisty Pets book publishing program, Surge Licensing, Inc., the global master entertainment and licensing agency for WMC’s Feisty Pets® has appointed Caroline Mickler Ltd. as its sub-agent

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Jewel Branding & Licensing Continues to Expand with Agency Acquisition & Creative Services Division

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Atlanta, GA – March 4, 2019. Jewel Branding & Licensing (JBL) is excited to announce that Artworks! Licensing has merged with Jewel Branding & Licensing, further solidifying JBL’s position as the premiere agency for art and design-based licensing. The agency has also grown with the expansion of a new Creative Services division. Artworks! Licensing was founded by

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