Member Press Releases

Global Licensing and Fashion UK Announce Appointment of Hannah Miles as Group Creative Director

15 Jan 2018: Global Licensing and Fashion UK, specialist designers and manufacturers of licensed apparel, have appointed Hannah Miles as Group Creative Director. Global Licensing was founded in 1996 and has since been one of the leading brands in the licensed adult apparel industry. Focused on catering for the children’s market, Fashion UK was founded in 2000 and is now

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Bouffants & Broken Hearts partners with Cotton On Body

ATLANTA, Georgia – [2018] Australian retailer, Cotton On Body launched their Holiday 2017 collaboration with illustrator and influencer Kendra Dandy of Bouffants and Broken Hearts. The collection features Kendra’s fun and colorful designs on activewear, intimates, sleepwear, swim and accessories now available at all Cotton On Body retail locations globally and online at www.cottonon.com. “I loved working on this cheerful

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Sesame Street for NOD Collection Debuts

(New York, NY – January 10, 2018) – Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, and The Land of Nod, a leader in design and home furnishings for the whole family, have teamed up for a new line of decor and furnishings—the Sesame Street for Nod collection. Featuring an extensive collection of decor, playroom furniture, bedding, apparel, backpacks,

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Turner Licensing Launching ‘Jimmy The Bull’ Collection in Spring 2018

Through an exclusive licensing partnership, Rafael Mantesso’s ‘Jimmy The Bull’ artwork will become available on a variety of new products Waukesha, WI. January 9, 2018 – Turner Licensing, an industry leader in sports calendars, stationery, and gift products and The Brand Liaison are proud to announce a new partnership with pop artist Rafael Mantesso and his loveable ‘Jimmy The Bull.’ 

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Brandgenuity to Represent Fur Babies World Brand in the U.S. and Canada

Agency to build on UK brand success New York, NY (January 9, 2018) – Brands with Influence has named Brandgenuity as its exclusive licensing agency of record for Fur Babies World in the US and Canada. The brand has achieved enormous success as a toy line and YouTube series in the UK, where it is marketed as Bush Baby World.

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Bettina Koeckler of the Dealfactory Designated New Merchandising Licensing Partner for Cartoonist Group Licensing

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – January 8, 2018 – Cartoonist Group Licensing announced that it has named Bettina Koeckler of The DealFactory as its new merchandising licensing partner for Cartoonist Group Licensing in the UK, France and Germany. The DealFactory will work on creating new product merchandising and retail opportunities for a variety of categories, including apparel, accessories, home décor, stationery, gifts

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Looking Forward to More Poldark Calendars: Rizzoli Renewed for Two Additional Years

NEW YORK (December 20, 2017) – Knockout Licensing is pleased to confirm that Rizzoli International Publications has been renewed as licensee for 12”x12” Poldark Wall Calendars. In addition to Rizzoli’s 2018 Poldark Calendars (already available for purchase wherever calendars and books are sold), the publisher has now been granted rights to produce 2019 and 2020 Poldark Wall Calendars as well.

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License Global Honors 19 Female Leaders Who Have Impacted Licensing Industry with Inaugural “The Influentials” List

December 2017 Issue Also Highlights 58 Female Licensing “Game Changers”; Top Women-Led Brand Licensing Agencies SANTA MONICA, Calif. (Dec. 14, 2017) –License Global magazine, the licensing industry’s thought leader, has released its inaugural “The Influentials” list, which honors women who have impacted the licensing industry in a significant way. The honorees are established industry leaders from highly-respected companies including BBC Worldwide,

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The Sharpe Company To Rep Royal Armouries in the US and Canada

With its historical home in the Tower of London and three museums in the UK, the Royal Armouries is the UK’S national museum of arms and armour, one of the largest and finest collections of arms and armour in the world. Appointed by Licensing Management International, The Sharpe Company will be its Licensing representative in the US and Canada. Dating

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LaurDIY Adds Tech Accessories

Incipio with LaurDIY to launch mobile device accessories for smartphones, tablets and laptops December 12, 2017: New York, NY:  YouTube sensation Lauren Riihimaki, better known as LaurDIY, and leading mobile device solutions and technology company, Incipio® ,are proud to announce the launch of LaurDIY tech accessories that include smartphone, laptop and tablet cases, as well as portable power and charging

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