Corporate Brand

Eros Now signs content licensing deal with Chinese streaming service iQiyi

September 11, 2018

Eros International, a leading global company in the Indian film entertainment industry, announced that Eros Now has partnered with Chinese online video-streaming service iQiyi for a content licensing deal. iQiyi is one of the largest online video sites in the world, with nearly 6 billion hours spent on its service each month and over 500 […]

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Chicco expands in India with new exclusive store in Gurugram

September 11, 2018

Chicco, one of the biggest global baby care brand from Italy, opens its exclusive store in Ambiance Mall, Gurgaon. The store takes care of all baby essentials with an extended range of product line including apparels, shoes, travel, nursing, cosmetics, and toys. At this new Chicco store, parents can find advice and answers for all […]

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Mattel launches new theatrical film division

September 10, 2018

Mattel announced the creation of Mattel Films, a new division of the company focused on developing and producing motion pictures based on the company’s iconic and globally-recognized franchises. Academy Award-nominated producer Robbie Brenner has been appointed to lead Mattel Films as Executive Producer, reporting to Ynon Kreiz, Mattel’s Chairman and CEO. Robbie Brenner will oversee […]

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First half of 2018 results: Lego’s revenue falls 5% to USD 2.21 billion

September 7, 2018

The LEGO Group witnessed a 5% decline in revenue for the first half of fiscal 2018, to the tune of USD2.21 billion. Similarly, operating profit was down 4% to USD651 million, and net profit dropped 10% to USD465 million. The LEGO Group CEO, Niels B Christiansen said, “Our plan for 2018 is to stabilize the […]

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Tetris brand expands UK licensing programme with Lisle Licensing

September 7, 2018

As the Tetris brand prepares for its monumental 35th anniversary in 2019, the Tetris Company announced the expansion of its UK and Eire licensing programme with local agent Lisle Licensing. Lisle Licensing is growing its licensing program for Tetris with new partners confirmed across games, apparel, publishing, footwear, and promotions. “We have been really pleased […]

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‘Find me in Paris’ announces slew of key licensing deals

September 6, 2018

Cottonwood Media and leading French brand management agency France TV Distribution announced a remarkable list of licensees for premium tween drama ‘Find Me in Paris’ in key categories across publishing, stationery, homewares, apparel, toys, and footwear. Making an impressive mark in the publishing and paper goods category, France TV distribution have signed three separate deals […]

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Coca-Cola to buy Costa Coffee from Whitbread: What it means for Caffeine industry

September 1, 2018

To take on Starbucks, Nestlé and JAB Holding, Coca-Cola is all set to buy the Costa coffee chain from UK leisure group owner Whitbread in a deal worth £3.9 billion. With this transaction, Coca-Cola will overnight into the UK’s biggest coffee shop player and give it a foothold in what is one of the world’s […]

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Viacom18 to develop preschool series ‘Wissper’ licensing program in India

August 28, 2018

The German media companies — Studio 100 Media and m4e have signed a deal with Viacom18 Media that sees the animated preschool series Wissper debuting in India along with a consumer products roll-out. India’s leading Hindi entertainment channel has secured all rights for TV, digital and home entertainment as well as for licensing and merchandising […]

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Bioworld Merchandising acquires Vandor to expand portfolio

August 27, 2018

Bioworld Merchandising, the industry leader in delivering officially licensed apparel and accessories for top entertainment brands announced the acquisition of Vandor. “We were impressed by Vandor’s reputation for creating unique/differentiated high-quality products, and we’re excited about our growth in the housewares and home business,” said Raj Malik, Bioworld’s CEO. The acquisition comes on the heels […]

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Pierre Cardin to open five exclusive outlets for bags in India

August 23, 2018

Pierre Cardin is planning to open five exclusive outlets for bags in India. According to a report in the Economic Times, the fashion and lifestyle brand has inked a licensing deal with Brandzstorm India to expand its offline and online presence in the country. Besides standalone stores, the initial stores will come up in metro […]

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