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Spaghetti Western acting duo Bud Spencer and Terence Hill make licensing move with BSL

The day is finally upon us. The Italian acting duo, Bud Spencer and Terence Hill – best known for their roles in the Spaghetti Western film genre – have side saddled their way into licensing, courtesy of Bavaria Sonor Licensing. Having acquired the licensing rights to the famous film duo, …

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Footbrands grows portfolio with first licensed footwear collections

Footbrands, a specialist in the licensed hosiery market, is looking to grow its licensing footprint, with the addition of branded footwear to its growing portfolio. Footbrands is part of The Cookie Company Group in ‘s-Hertogenbosch, and a major player in Europe when it comes to hosiery with well-known entertainment and …

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Peaky Blinders makes play for grooming market with Murdock London

The Peaky Blinders has moved in on the grooming products market thanks to a new partnership with the UK barbers and grooming experts, Murdock London. Through an alliance forged between Endemol Shine Group, the Peaky Blinders brand owner Caryn Mandabach Productions, and the grooming specialists, Murdock London will develop a …

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‘More people choosing Funko to engage with pop culture’ as Q3 sales boom

Funko has seen its net sales increase an impressive 26 per cent to $223.3 million in the third quarter of 2019, growing from the $179.6 million is hit in the same period 2018. The growth was driven primarily by an increase in the number of active properties, as well as …

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Warner Bros to co-develop animated features with UK CG studio Locksmith

Warner Bros Pictures has landed a multi-film pact with Locksmith Animation,  the UK CG  feature studio, to co-develop and distribute its slate of pictures. The announcement was made by both Toby Emmerich, chairman, Warner Bros. Pictures Group, and Courtenay Valenti, president production and development, Warner Bros. Pictures, and Sarah Smith …

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Mondo TV secures European book publisher for Feisty Pets

Mondo TV, the Italian, Spanish and Portuguese licensing agent for the brand extension plans of the popular plush toy Feisty Pets, has secured a new publishing partner for Spain, Portugal and the Andorra markets. Starting from Q2 2020, Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial will launch four Feisty Pets books: a …

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Walker Books and Forest Holidays launch We’re Going on a Bear Hunt nature trail challenge

Walker Books, alongside its sister companies Candlewick Press and Walker Books Australia is preparing to launch a new We’re Going on a Bear Hunt nature trail challenge at Forest Holidays locations across the UK. This will mark the first time the We’re Going on a Bear Hunt book and illustrations …

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Nordstrom x Nike celebrates 90 years of Betty Boop with exclusive capsule collection

King Features Syndicate and the Betty Boop brand owner, Fleischer Studios has teamed with Nordstrom x Nike to release the Nike x Olivia Kim capsule collection, featuring the fashion icon herself. The apparel launch, developed exclusively for Nordstrom x Nike (NxN) boutiques, kicks off Betty Boop’s 90th anniversary celebration.  Created by …

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Licensed to Charm expands Aardman collection with Shaun the Sheep additions

The lifestyle jewellery specialists, Licensed to Charm has expanded its partnership with Aardman Animations with the recent launch of new Shaun the Sheep charms to its growing collection favourites. The licensed jewellery expert unveiled its partnership in May this year, when it launched a line of Wallace and Gromit charms, …

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