Global Licensing

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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Viacom’s Pluto TV signs content licensing deal with BBC Studios

April 10, 2019

Viacom’s Inc Pluto TV has entered into a new content licensing deal with BBC Studios. Reports said that the deal includes about 700 content hours featuring approximately 1,000 episodes including Doctor Who, Robin Hood, Antiques Roadshow, Primeval, Being Erica and Bedlam. Pluto TV will launch two channels for “Doctor Who,” with more than 200 episodes, […]

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ITV signs licensing agreement with Amobee

April 6, 2019

ITV, the UK’s biggest commercial broadcaster, announced that it has signed an exclusive UK and Ireland licensing agreement with Amobee, a global digital advertising technology company, for end-to-end programmatic buying and selling of premium video inventory on the ITV Hub. This will enable ITV to launch a new, fully programmatic, premium advanced advertising platform, uniquely […]

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Skyworth signs worldwide license deal with Via Licensing’s advanced audio coding patent pool

April 2, 2019

Skyworth, a leading technology company headquartered in China, and Via Licensing, the collaborative licensing leader, has announced signing of an Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) patent pool agreement granting Skyworth a worldwide license to use the patented technology in its televisions. “We are glad to reach this global agreement with Skyworth, and welcome Skyworth into the […]

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People Tree to launch Moomin fair trade fashion line for women

April 1, 2019

Caroline Mickler Ltd, which builds the UK licensing programme for Moomin, has announced the award of a license to women’s fair trade fashion label People Tree for a range of women’s dresses, knitwear, pyjamas, fleeces and t-shirts using Moomin imagery. The range will launch in Q4 2019 in the UK and then across Europe and […]

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Gruffalo augmented reality app experience at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

April 1, 2019

Through a partnership with Magic Light Pictures, brokered by Australia’s Merchantwise Licensing, The Gruffalo Spotters Trail augmented reality app experience will come to life for the first time in Australia at the National Trust Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary (NTCWS) just in time for the April school holidays. The event celebrates the 20th anniversary of the much-loved […]

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Park Agencies signs deal with LIFE

March 27, 2019

Bulldog Licensing has added to the licensing programme for the LIFE brand, with Park Agencies signing a new deal to produce apparel. LIFE is an exceptional brand that combines the instantly recognisable LIFE logo – made famous by the legendary LIFE magazine – with pictures from the treasured photographic library. LIFE magazine photojournalists captured some […]

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Rocket Licensing signs three new licenses

March 25, 2019

Independent licensing company Rocket Licensing, which represents the world-famous Godzilla brand in the UK and Ireland on behalf of Japanese licensor and brand owner Toho, has announced the signing of three new licenses. The agreements, in the apparel and home textiles categories, are announced as excitement builds in the run-up to the launch of Warner […]

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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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