3Doodler entered licensing agreements with Cartoon Network, CBS Consumer Products, and the National Trust for Historic Preservation for themed kits this year.
The 3Doodler Create will expand with a 3Doodler Create Star Trek Pen Set. Under license by CBS Consumer Products, adults can build new worlds in 3-D, and create life forms and civilizations from the franchise. Launching exclusively with ThinkGeek, the special edition set includes a Star Trek engraved pen, an activity guide, and materials for drawing the Starship Enterprise, Spock ears, Klingon foreheads, Phasers, and more. Read the rest of this entry »
The New York Botanical Garden and Frontgate partnered to create reprints from the Rare Book and Folio Collection in the Botanical Garden’s LuEsther T. Mertz Library. The prints feature Japanese roses, orchids, hibiscus and mangroves, tropical palms, and seaweed, as well as parrots and macaws. Prints are available in different assortments, including a single framed print or sets of two, three, four, and five. Read the rest of this entry »
The Smiley Co. celebrates its 30th anniversary this year and will continue to exhibit at leading trade shows for categories including apparel, back to school, food, gifts, greeting cards, home décor, and toys. Since the launch of SmileyWorld 20 years ago, the brand has sold billions of units, launched tens of thousands of products, and achieved sales in excess of 1 billion Euros across 13 categories throughout the world. Read the rest of this entry »
The Currier and Ives Foundation appointed Arabella Enterprises as the North American licensing agent for the brand. The Currier and Ives is one of America’s largest archives, dating back to the 1800s.
Founded in 1857, the archives contain more than 7,500 images is most well-known for its homestead scenes. Available categories for licensing include social expressions, dinnerware, glassware, table linens, home decorative accessories, woven throws and pillows, home fragrance, candles, and framed prints. For more information about Currier and Ives, visit currierandives.com.
RJM Licensing Inc. seeks licenses for Juan de Lascurain’s artwork. Juan’s images are centered on his lifestyle brand Dream Big World. Originally from Mexico City, Juan spent seven years developing his art and Dream Big World. Juan now has more than thirty licensed products around the world, and has compiled more than eight thousand designs. His story and portfolio can be seen at dreambigworld.com.
New products from California lifestyle brand and designer Debra Valencia will be showcased throughout the Atlanta Gift Show January 10-17, including stationery and gifts from CrownJewlz, quilts and home textiles from Duke Imports, tabletop products from Certified International and her coloring book series by Fox Chapel Publishing and distributed by Wellspring.
Designer Debra Valencia partnered with tabletop company Certified International for melamine dinnerware and serveware including melamine plates, bowls, trays and platters, along with rights to add complimentary ceramic products. The deal was created by The Brand Liaison, the exclusive licensing agent for designer Debra Valencia. Initial products will hit stores in the spring with additional collections to follow.
The Brand Liaison was appointed as agent for licensing and collaborations for the Mary Engelbreit brand and her library of illustrations. The Brand Liaison will provide licensees with a library of existing art and illustrations, as well as new creations and custom designs for specific programs. The company will present Mary Engelbriet at the Atlanta Gift show in January.
Debra Valencia and CrownJewlz partnered for Debra Valencia brand and artwork on a variety of social stationery and school supply products including notebooks, binders, folders, note pads, journals, stationery, and more. CrownJewlz is also offering coloring stationery and special collections of gifts and desk accessories. The deal was created by The Brand Liaison, the exclusive licensing agent for designer Debra Valencia.
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The Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) and Burgon & Ball launched new ranges of RHS-endorsed gardening gifts and tools. They include a new design for the RHS Gifts for Gardeners range, as well as new hand tools.
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