Global Licensing

Hamsta World and Licent form strategic partnership to conquer China

July 25, 2019

Da Hamstas are going to China. Hamsta World of Happy Ink is thrilled to join forces with LICENT in China, led by the acclaimed Mrs. Toni Qiu and co-founder Nikolaj Moesgaard. Saskia Keiser, Hamsta Creator and CEO of Happy Ink: “It’s been our dream to get Hamsta World to China. With LICENT we found just […]

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SLR Productions and Giggle Garage announce collaborative partnership

July 9, 2019

Australia’s SLR Productions and Malaysia’s Giggle Garage announced a collaborative partnership which commences with SLR Productions’ recently announced new original CGI animated series, SPACE NOVA. SLR Productions’ Executive Producer Suzanne Ryan together with Giggle Garage’s Executive Producers, Juhaidah Joemin and Zeno Gabing anticipate a range of creative and financial cooperative opportunities between their studios. “SLR […]

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Poetic Brands and ASOS announce new Teletubbies t-shirts

July 2, 2019

Licensed clothing specialist Poetic Brands has announced the arrival at ASOS, the global fashion destination for 20- somethings, of a new range of t-shirts for young adults inspired by the characters from the classic British preschool series Teletubbies. The range uses images of the much-loved Teletubbies line-up, Tinky Winky, Dipsy, Laa-Laa and Po, along with […]

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Bob Marley Expands Agreement with New Age

June 22, 2019

New Age beverages has expanded its Marley brand licensing agreements to include new global markets and the addition of product types. The agreement now includes all markets within the U.S., Japan, Mexico, Hungary and Uruguay. As part of the deal, New Age will be allowed to sell new products, including cannabidiol (CBD) infused shots, under […]

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IMG appointed to manage global licensing for FIAT, FIAT 500, FIAT Professional, Alfa Romeo, Lancia and Abarth

June 19, 2019

IMG has been appointed by FCA Italy S.p.A. and FCA Group Marketing S.p.A. to manage global licensing for its Fiat, Fiat 500, Fiat Professional, Alfa Romeo, Lancia and Abarth brands. The new partnership now sees IMG representing the entire FCA Group, already being the licensing agent for the group’s US-based brands Jeep, RAM, Dodge and […]

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HIP acquires global distribution rights to Alchemy II’s The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin and T&B Media Global’s Friends

June 11, 2019

The Jim Henson Company’s recently relaunched distribution label HIP (Henson Independent Properties) has acquired the rights to distribute two new series, Alchemy II’s iconic classic The Adventures of Teddy Ruxpin, and T&B Media Global’s #Friends. The announcement was made today by Claudia Scott-Hansen, SVP Global Distribution, at The Jim Henson Company. HIP is The Jim […]

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IMG appointed as Bundesliga’s exclusive global licensing representative

June 6, 2019

IMG has announced its appointment as the exclusive global licensing representative for Bundesliga International, a subsidiary of the DFL association, which is internationally marketing the commercial rights of the Bundesliga. IMG has agreed a multi-year deal with the league which is both the world’s best supported football league in terms of attendance, and the second […]

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Licensing International Awards 2019: Winners Announced

June 6, 2019

The winners of the 2019 International Licensing Awards were unveiled during the Licensing Expo in Las Vegas. “2018 was an incredible year for our industry, which is reflected in tonight’s slate of winners and honorees,” said Licensing International’s President, Maura Regan. “It’s been particularly satisfying to see the increasingly international nature of the licensing business […]

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PCT Network partners with The International Renewals Group to manage patent renewal payments

May 23, 2019

The PCT Network has announced its partnership with The International Renewals Group to manage patent and trademark renewal payments with full transparency and accountability. The partnership enables law firms and companies with extensive intellectual property to optimize and claim ownership over their renewal portfolios through the flexibility offered by The International Renewals Group—and, through its […]

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TiVo to separate its product and licensing divisions

May 11, 2019

TiVo Corporation announced that the company’s Board has unanimously approved a plan to separate its Product and IP Licensing businesses. Based upon an extensive review of strategic alternatives, TiVo’s Board of Directors decided that separating its Product and IP Licensing businesses is believed to be the best strategy to maximize shareholder value. Accordingly, TiVo intends […]

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Dolly Parton signs licensing deal with IMG

May 4, 2019

Dolly Parton, the most honored female country musician of all time, from America has appointed IMG as her first exclusive global licensing representative. Parton is already a client in North America of IMG partner company WME, where she signed in 2018. The multi-year partnership will see IMG work with Dolly to create a lifestyle brand […]

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Altair Eyewear and Authentic Brands Group sign global eyewear licensing agreement for Spyder

May 3, 2019

Altair Eyewear, Inc., a leading manufacturer and distributor of quality eyewear and a division of Marchon Eyewear, Inc., with Authentic Brands Group (ABG), owner of a global portfolio of lifestyle and entertainment brands, announced an exclusive eyewear licensing agreement for Spyder, one of the world’s most recognizable active lifestyle brands. Spyder is a highly sought-after […]

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PVH Corp enters into licensing agreement with NIKE

May 2, 2019

PVH Corp , one of the world’s largest apparel companies and owner of iconic brands, including CALVIN KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER, Van Heusen, Speedo, Warner’s and IZOD, announced it has entered into a licensing agreement with NIKE Inc. for the design, sourcing, marketing and worldwide distribution of NIKE-branded men’s underwear. This partnership using PVH’s innovative underwear […]

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Moorcroft and RHS present the limited-edition vase ‘Chelsea’s Choice’

April 23, 2019

The Royal Horticultural Society has announced the launch of a brand-new limited-edition vase from valued RHS licensing partner Moorcroft, a renowned producer of heritage art pottery and a leading name in the world of ceramic design. The new vase, from celebrated Moorcroft designer Nicola Slaney, is called Chelsea’s Choice and celebrates the extraordinary snow-white hydrangea that was […]

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