Month: August 2018

FREAKY FRIDAY: Garfield is one of the first characters to enter Indian licensing market

August 31, 2018

Be it Disney’s Mickey Mouse or Garfield – character and entertainment licensing is one of the largest segments of the licensing business, which is mostly recognized by the general public. The segment includes properties primarily from feature films, television shows, video games and online entertainment. Garfield was one of the first characters to enter the […]

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Sunny Leone launches her first pop-up store in Mumbai

August 31, 2018

In a first of its kind, Bollywood actress Sunny Leone launched her first pop-up store in Mumbai. Currently, the actress owns a line of cosmetics under the brand, StarStuck, which was previously being sold on online platforms. With the launch of this pop-up store, Leone aims to give a tangible experience of the range to […]

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Viaan Industries launches ‘VOW’ game, crosses 75k downloads

August 31, 2018

Viaan Industries, a popular licensing, entertainment, and gaming company promoted by leading entrepreneur, Raj Kundra, and Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra had recently launched VOW game, a farming game in August. The company launched the game in association with Mangala Green Infra Ventures Private limited. Since the launch, the game has received a tremendous response […]

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Pink Panther fashion collection launched at Essentiel Antwerp

August 31, 2018

A Pink Panther fashion collection for women has launched at the Belgian fashion label Essential Antwerp. The deal was brokered by CPLG on behalf of Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios. Featuring the Pink Panther, the new fashion line includes sweatshirts, knit sweaters, t-shirts and handbags with embroidery, sequins, and slogans. The collection will be included in […]

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Rubie’s Masquerade, Epic Games partner to launch ‘Fortnite’ fashion collection

August 31, 2018

Rubie’s Masquerade announced a new partnership with Epic Games to create a range of Fortnite apparel collection for the European market. The transaction was brokered by IMG. “Fans will soon be able to replicate their favorite Fortnite characters as they prepare for epic battles in our officially licensed costumes and accessories. We will be launching […]

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Now send musical GIFs to Snapchat, thanks to TuneMoji

August 30, 2018

Snapchat users will now be able to send musical GIFs through chats, or as part of stories through TuneMoji. The music GIF network is integrating into Snap allowing the app’s millions of users to add TuneMojis in chats and stories. However, you will need to have both TuneMoji and Snapchat downloaded in order to send […]

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SPN join hands with Facebook to telecast ‘LaLiga’ on TV in India

August 30, 2018

Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) has partnered with Facebook to telecast the Spanish top division football league, LaLiga, on TV in India this season. As per the association, over 100 selected matches will be telecast on SPN’s sports channels, including the key clashes, El Clasico and Madrid Derby. All matches will still be available for […]

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The Pokémon Company unveils ‘Lavender Town’ inspired fashion line

August 30, 2018

The Pokémon Company International unveiled a new original collection of apparel and accessories influenced by Lavender Town, an iconic and fan-favorite location in the Kanto region. Lavender Town originally appeared in the Pokémon Red and Pokémon Blue video games and is recognized among fans as the most mysterious and one of the most iconic locations in the […]

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Cheating case filed against Hrithik Roshan, HRX brand issues clarification statement

August 30, 2018

After being accused of cheating, Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan has issued a statement to clarify the matter. His statement read, “Hrithik Roshan and HRX Brand have no association with the matter in question in news. HRX Brand has been licensed to Global Fragrances for limited purposes. The license was terminated by HRX Brand because of […]

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This summer, Mezco Toyz is coming to haunt you with the ‘Nun’ doll

August 30, 2018

Warner Bros have joined forces with Mezco Toyz for a new doll inspired by the studio’s latest horror release, The Nun. Standing 18 inches tall, the Nun doll replicates the film’s protagonist. Her bright, piercing eyes stare directly into your soul and she features a film-accurate habit complete with a tunic, cowl, and veil. The […]

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To mark 25th anniversary of X-Files, Mattel is launching ‘Mulder and Scully’ Barbie dolls

August 30, 2018

From monsters to aliens to government conspiracies, the ‘X-Files’ series undertaken a variety of classy topics while delivering audiences two famous Special Agents — Mulder and Scully. On September, to mark the 25th anniversary of the iconic show, Mattel is getting their own Barbie dolls. X-Files Barbie was released 1998 to coincide with the theatrical […]

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eOne announces broadcast and licensing plans for ‘PJ Masks’ in Korea

August 29, 2018

 Entertainment One (eOne) expanded the presence of its popular preschool superhero property, PJ Masks across Asia. The show will be heading to free-to-air channel EBS in Korea. Starting August 29, 52 episodes from Series 2 of PJ Masks will begin airing on EBS and will significantly boost exposure for the show in the region following […]

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Nestle, Starbucks close global licensing deal: Here what it means

August 29, 2018

Nestlé has closed the deal granting it access to perpetual global rights to market Starbucks good and products around the globe. As per the association, the two companies will work closely together on the existing Starbucks range of roast and ground coffee, whole beans, instant and portioned coffee. According to a company release, Nestlé will […]

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Eros Now launches ‘Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi’ official movie based game

August 29, 2018

Eros Now released official ‘Happy Phirr Bhag Jayegi’ game based on the Diana Penty-Sonakshi Sinha starrer movie. The objective of this game is to run as long as possible by avoiding all kinds of obstacles that are coming on the way. The game is available for download on Google Play. According to the official synopsis […]

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