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Super RTL and Gulli Licensing join forces to ‘make a difference to the European licensing industry’

The European children’s entertainment specialists, Super RTL and Gulli Licensing and Business are to join forces to support and develop ‘strong licensing programmes on each side of the Rhine,’ in a partnership that aims to offer licensors, licensees, and retailers ‘a unique approach to consumer products.’ Dino Ranch will be …

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Bits and Pixels revamps website to showcase company’s evolution into events and influencers

The video game and geek culture licensing and brand extension agency, Bits and Pixels has revamped its website to reflect the evolution of the company and its expanded business into event production and influencer recruitment. Founded in 2016, Bits and Pixels set out initially to provide a specialised brand extension …

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Emoji renews slate of US licensing partners as Retail Monster continues to grow the brand

The Emoji Company has renewed a slate of US licensees across apparel, accessories, health and beauty, and fabrics in a sweep of deals brokered by the brand’s North American licensing agent, Retail Monster LLC. Under the renewed partnerships, Emoji licensed product will continue to be developed and rolled-out by ASO, …

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Family fortunes | The Insights Family talks its ‘game changing’ Portal 4.0 and the ever growing business of family market intelligence

This week witnessed some pretty major new developments for the kids’, parents, and family market intelligence outfit, The Insights People, which not only revealed its re-branding to The Insights Family, but also welcomed its new chairman – in the form of Simon White – and unveiled its ‘game-changing’ new client …

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The Insights People rebrands as The Insights Family and launches Portal 4.0

The kids’, parents, and family market intelligence outfit, The Insights People has officially rebranded as The Insights Family, with a renewed purpose of ‘being the voice of children. parents, and families,’ as well as a ‘business-critical partner for the world’s top brands.’  The company, which provides real-time data on their …

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Flowhaven secures $16 million in latest investment round as it gears for global growth

The industry’s first licensing relationship management platform, Flowhaven, has raised a $16 million Series A financing round, bringing the total amount raised by the company to $21.5 million to date. The financing round was led by Sapphire Sport, with participation from existing investors Global Founders Capital and Icebreaker.vc. The new …

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Penguin Random House owner Bertelsmann sets out to acquire Simon & Schuster for $2.2bn

Bertelsmann, owner of publishers Penguin Random House, has set out to acquire Simon & Schuster from ViacomCBS for $2.2bn, in a move that would ‘strengthen the company’s global footprint,’ particularly in the US. Simon & Schuster employs around 1,500 people worldwide and generated revenues of $814 million in 2019. The …

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