Nokia phones announces Alia Bhatt as the brand ambassador

October 16, 2018

HMD Global, Nokia phones announced Alia Bhatt as the face of Nokia phones in India. Bhatt connects strongly with today’s generation of Indians who are multi-dimensional, multi-faceted and multi-achievers. Her success and her personality, therefore, make her align perfectly with Nokia phones and with HMD-Global, itself a young, entrepreneurial brand, the official statement said. Announcing the […]

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The Walt Disney Company restructures executive team

October 16, 2018

As a part of its pending acquisition of 21st Century Fox, The Walt Disney Company has made key organizational changes to its Media Networks divisions. Peter Rice will become the chairman of Walt Disney Television and co-chair of Disney Media Networks. The new group under Rice will include ABC Television Network, ABC Studios, the ABC […]

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Ted Baker, Timex Group sign global licensing deal

October 15, 2018

British luxury clothing brand Ted Baker has signed a global licensing deal with Timex Group, to create watches that will “fully complement” its current apparel and accessory collections. Ted Baker chief executive Ray Kelvin said, “This is an exciting opportunity for Ted Baker to drive accelerated growth in our watch business by leveraging the Timex […]

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Coolabi associates with Star Editions for ‘Clangers’ online shop

October 15, 2018

To celebrate 50th anniversary next year, Coolabi Group has secured a new partnership deal with Star Editions to produce a dedicated online shop for ‘Clangers’. The new online hub will host a variety of Clangers merchandise including t-shirts, cushions, mugs, and magnets to coasters, tote bags, and stationery. In addition, Coolabi will also launch the […]

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PUMA, Hasbro create ‘Transformers’ themed footwear collection

October 15, 2018

PUMA has associated with Hasbro to create Transformers themed footwear collection. PUMA will combine the Transformers theme with its RS-X shoe, which is based on the iconic 1980s Running System (RS) line. “We are proud to collaborate with PUMA, one of the world’s most popular and respected sports apparel brands,” said Nikki Gie, the EMEA […]

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Sutikki engages as multi-territory merchandising partner for ‘Moon and Me’

October 13, 2018

Sutikki, the kids and family division of Bento Box Entertainment, announced a worldwide distribution agreement (excluding the US, UK and China) with 9 Story Distribution International. Sutikki also appointed 9 Story Brands as its global merchandising and licensing agent (excluding the UK and China). Sutikki and 9 Story will introduce Moon and Me – the […]

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Australian firm ‘Moose Toys’ to roll-out ChuChu TV merchandise

October 12, 2018

ChuChu TV became the first Indian YouTube IP to sign a global merchandise deal that will take its characters across global markets, according to an Economic Times report. India’s home-grown content creator brand is seeking at licensing and merchandising options to be the major growth driver for the company. ChuChu TV inks licensing deal with […]

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BFMe.in, DTDC Retail launches international cosmetics in India

October 12, 2018

BFMe.in or ‘Buy for Me’ India, a part of BFMe International, Hong Kong has signed an exclusive memorandum of understanding on October 9 with Lung Fung Group, Hong Kong to launch international cosmetic products online in India. The MOU was signed in an exclusive video linking ceremony organized at one of the premier retail stores […]

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DQE’s Jungle Book and Peter Pan get global master toy licensee

October 12, 2018

DQE one of the world’s leading international producers and distributors of children’s animated content announced that European and Global Licensing (EGL), Netherlands has been named the global master toy licensee for ‘Jungle Book and Peter Pan’ franchises. As per the association, EGL will design, produce and bring to market a wide variety of plush and […]

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Mad Over Donuts releases limited-edition Doraemon Donuts

October 12, 2018

One of the children’s favourite cartoon character Doraemon and India’s favourite donut brand, Mad Over Donuts, launched ‘Mad Over Donuts’ limited-edition Doraemon Joy Box’ from October 1. Interestingly, when you buy a box of three Doraemon donuts, you get a special Doraemon toy as a gift. Animation International Ltd is the licensor for ‘Doraemon’ in […]

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