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The University of Cambridge appoints Plus Licens AB as European licensing agency

The University of Cambridge has appointed Plus Licens AB as its new European licensing agent as part of the establishment’s plans to build its licensing programme outside of the UK. Founded in 1209, the University of Cambridge is the fourth-oldest university in the world with alumni including 110 Nobel Prize …

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The Red Arrows to publish its official history with Penguin Random House’s Century

The world-famous aerobatics display team division of the Royal Air Force, The Red Arrows, is to publish its official history with Century, an imprint of Penguin Random House, thanks to a new deal brokered by IMG. The book will be published in hardback, audio, and e-book on April 29th, 2021. …

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The Met Museum to launch new kids’ books series with global publisher DK

The global publishing house, DK, has landed a strategic commercial partnership with The Metropolitan Museum of Art, to launch a range of children’s books that each take inspiration from art, history, and culture, to draw readers into the world curated by the museum. Under the new deal, DK will commission …

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Geronimo Stilton becomes the official children’s virtual tour guide of Pompeii

Atlantyca Entertainment’s Geronimo Stilton has become the official virtual tour guide for children visiting the UNESCO World Heritage’s Archaeological Site of Pompeii. The first video tour of the special campaign is now online and across all of Pompeii’s social media channels and websites. Under the partnership, two more video tours …

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The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh celebrates 350th anniversary with new licensing programme

The Royal Botanic Gardens Edinburgh is celebrating its 350th anniversary this year with the unveiling of two new licensing partners in Caithness Glass and Flame Tree Publishing. RBGE was established in 1670 as a physic garden near the Palace of Holyroodhouse. The purpose of the garden was to supply fresh …

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LMI to mark 400 years since journey of The Mayflower with global licensing programme

The visitor attraction board, Destination Plymouth is marking the milestone anniversary of the voyage of the Mayflower – the English ship that transported Pilgrims to the New World 400 years ago – with a new licensing programme. Heading up the campaign, Licensing Management International has been named the global licensing …

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