Global Licensing

Google signs licensing agreement with IPRS

March 20, 2019

Google has signed licensing agreement with The Indian Performing Right Society(IPRS), India’s Largest Music Representative Trade Body, according to reports. Reports said that Indian Performing Right Society Limited has granted a license to Google, allowing the company to utilise its members’ collection across YouTube and related services in the country. The Indian Performing Right Society […]

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International Cannabis signs license agreement with Authentic Brands Group

March 20, 2019

ICC International Cannabis Corp has announced a licensing agreement with Authentic Brands Group, to market and distribute cannabidiol derived health and wellness products throughout Europe, under the Marilyn Monroe, Elvis Presley, Greg Norman, Tretorn, Aéropostale and Frederick’s of Hollywood brands. ICC will leverage these widely recognized and trusted powerhouse brands that are already prominently featured […]

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar collaborates with RHS

March 19, 2019

Rocket Licensing, the local licensing agent in the UK for Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar, has announced a major collaboration for summer 2019 between the classic children’s character and the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) – the world’s leading gardening charity. Inspired by The Very Hungry Caterpillar’s 50th anniversary, The Very Hungry Caterpillar-related events will […]

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MD Licensing to manage amazing animal animation ZAFARI in Italy

March 18, 2019

Maurizio Distefano Licensing (MDL), has been appointed to manage licensing in Italy for the remarkable new 52 x 11’ animated series ZAFARI, on behalf of brand owner Ink Group. Produced by ZAFARI Holdings and distributed worldwide by NBCUniversal/Dreamworks, ZAFARI has already enjoyed a strong reception in France, Latin America and the UK and is about […]

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Enigma Biomedical Group signs licence agreement with Merck

March 18, 2019

Enigma Biomedical Group announced an license agreement with Merck, known as MSD outside the US and Canada, for the global development and commercialization of MK-6884, an early stage investigational imaging agent developed by Merck for use in Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scans to measure cholinergic tone change in vivo. As part of the agreement, EBG […]

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Rocket to manage licensing for new animated series from Matt Groening

March 15, 2019

Independent licensing company Rocket Licensing has been appointed by brand owner Bapper Entertainment Inc. to manage licensing in the UK and Ireland for Disenchantment, the new adult animated comedy series from Matt Groening, streaming on Netflix. The series takes place in the crumbling medieval kingdom of Dreamland. It follows the adventures of a hard-drinking princess […]

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Boomplay signs licensing deal with Warner Music

March 15, 2019

Boomplay, the largest music streaming and download service in Africa, has signed a direct licensing agreement with Warner Music to bring the record company’s diverse global roster of music to the region. Under ther terms of agreement, it will allow Boomplay to distribute Warner Music’s extensive catalogue of more than one million songs to its […]

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Intercontinental Exchange extends global product licensing agreement with Eris Innovations

March 15, 2019

Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. a leading operator of global exchanges and clearing houses and provider of data and listings services, announced that it has extended its global product licensing agreement with Eris Innovations, an intellectual property licensing company that partners with global exchanges to design futures products based on its patented Eris Methodology. In conjunction with […]

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Aytu BioScience signs licensing agreement with SUDA Pharmaceuticals

March 13, 2019

Aytu BioScience, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on commercializing novel products that address significant patient needs, has announced the licensing agreement with SUDA Pharmaceuticals Ltd to distribute ZolpiMist (zolpidem tartrate oral spray) outside the United States and Canada. ZolpiMist is a rapidly acting oral spray sleep aid and is the only FDA-approved oral spray […]

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Numab announces entry into license agreement with Intarcia

March 12, 2019

Numab Therapeutics AG announced that Intarcia Therapeutics Inc has executed its option to in-license ND016, being developed for the treatment of autoimmune disorders. Numab discovered ND016 on behalf of Intarcia under a previous research and option agreement. Under the present exclusive license agreement, Intarcia receives worldwide rights to develop and commercialize ND016 in exchange for […]

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Nestle-Starbucks Coffee Deal: What it means for the licensing sector?

May 8, 2018

  Swiss food giant Nestle on May 7 announced that it will pay USD 7.15 billion in cash for the rights to market Starbucks products around the world, outside of the company’s coffee shops. As part of this transaction, Starbucks will receive an up-front cash payment of USD 7.15 billion for a business which generated […]

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Good news for coffee lovers! Nestle pays $7.15 bn to sell Starbucks products

May 8, 2018

In what could be termed as a historic deal, Swiss food giant Nestle announced that it will pay USD 7.15 billion in cash for the rights to market Starbucks products around the world, outside of the company’s coffee shops. As part of this transaction, Starbucks will receive an up-front cash payment of USD 7.15 billion […]

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Endemol Shine announces global licensing for Peaky Blinders

April 14, 2018

Global content creator, producer and distributor Endemol Shine Group has announced the launch of global brand licensing and ancillary rights to the award-winning gangster drama Peaky Blinders. Endemol has partnered with award-winning show creator Steven Knight and producers Caryn Mandabach Productions and Tiger Aspect Productions. As per the collaboration, Endemol Shine Group’s Brand Licensing team […]

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Mango to showcase artist Frida Kahlo apparel collection

March 6, 2018

Art Ask Agency has partnered with Spanish fashion retailer Mango for a new line of apparel based on the life and work of the creative artist Frida Kahlo. The upcoming collection will feature a variety of women’s apparel and is now available. Established in 1984, the fashion retailer is also based in Barcelona but has […]

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