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First-ever Women’s Main Event at WrestleMania

First-ever Women’s Main Event at WrestleMania

For the first time in WWE history, a women’s match will be the main event of WrestleMania as the Raw Women’s Championship Match featuring Ronda Rousey (c) vs. Charlotte Flair vs. Becky Lynch will take place on Sunday, April 7 in front of a capacity crowd at MetLife Stadium and streaming live on WWE Network…

The Gruffalo Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Augmented Reality Trail at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

The Gruffalo Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Augmented Reality Trail at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

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…

Konami Strategically Renames New York Office to Reflect New 360-Degree IP Rights Management Approach

Konami Strategically Renames New York Office to Reflect New 360-Degree IP Rights Management Approach

On the heels of a year filled with both change and growth, Konami Digital Entertainment Co., Ltd. has announced that its New York City outpost, 4K Media Inc. has been renamed Konami Cross Media NY Inc. to reflect the company’s evolving, 360-degree approach to managing intellectual property (IP) for some of the world’s most iconic…

the emoji company Partners up with Gotta Love It to Develop an Expressive Apparel Line

the emoji company Partners up with Gotta Love It to Develop an Expressive Apparel Line

Online Retailer Gotta Love it! has created a new line of fun apparel showcasing emoji® – The Iconic Brand. The ever-growing line features the latest emoji® brand icons and witty statements with styles and sizes for all ages. All new designs, straight from the emoji® brand artists, will be added every month. The Gotta Love…

Viacom Nickelodeon Consumer Products Showcases Diverse Portfolio at Melbourne Partner Presentation

Viacom Nickelodeon Consumer Products Showcases Diverse Portfolio at Melbourne Partner Presentation

Viacom Nickelodeon Consumer Products (VNCP) showcased its diverse portfolio of brands and properties to key retailers and licensees at its annual partner presentation in Melbourne early this month. The presentation highlighted Viacom’s leadership in creating entertainment experiences through its ecosystem of television, film, digital media, live events and merchandise that drive conversation and culture. VNCP’s…

Bapper Entertainment Announces Partnerships for Disenchantment

Bapper Entertainment Announces Partnerships for Disenchantment

Following the successful 2018 debut of its animated series DISENCHANTMENT, Bapper Entertainment announces its first set of merchandising partnerships, including anchor licensees and key international agents including Merchantwise Licensing which will represent the brand in Australia and New Zealand. DISENCHANTMENT is an adult animated comedy series from the mind of Matt Groening. The series takes…

Ironman Appoints CPLG as Licensing Agent Across Europe

Ironman Appoints CPLG as Licensing Agent Across Europe

IRONMAN, a Wanda Sports Holdings Company, has appointed CPLG as its licensing agent for the IRONMAN Triathlon Series and the IRONSPORT brand in Europe. CPLG will work closely with the IRONMAN Group to develop a range of strategic licensing alliances with best-in-class licensees across a range of categories, including loungewear, underwear, winter accessories, bags and…

The emoji company signs with EDUCA BORRAS for a puzzle range!

The emoji company signs with EDUCA BORRAS for a puzzle range!

emoji® – The Iconic Brand has teamed up with Educa Borras, one of the leading companies in the board games industry in Spain, for a new puzzle series after their previous success with the emoji® brand. Following the positive reception of the 500 piece emoji® puzzle last year, Educa Borras launched its newest puzzles in…

Cartoon Network Celebrates 20 Years of The Powerpuff Girls

Cartoon Network Celebrates 20 Years of The Powerpuff Girls

Yesterday, on International Women’s Day, Cartoon Network officially celebrated the birthday of The Powerpuff Girls in Asia with #Empowerpuff. The campaign is a movement that embraces empowerment and puts the spotlight on driven girls, young ladies and women who are Asia’s game changers. Can you believe that it has been 20 years since super-cute/super-fierce trio…

Long Live The Bat across Japan, China, Australia and India!

Long Live The Bat across Japan, China, Australia and India!

To mark the 80th anniversary of Batman, DC today unveiled plans for a global commemoration of the World’s Greatest Detective. Kicking off this March at SXSW, the multifaceted campaign for DC’s Caped Crusader will feature exclusive celebrations, special theatrical engagements, the milestone release of DETECTIVE COMICS #1000, live events and first-ever Batman brand partnerships. As…