Tag: Las Vegas

Tree Fu Tom Continues to Spread Magic Overseas

Headlines, Licensing
 FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment Appoints Three New Licensing Agents in Key Territories - CIS, Benelux and Israel FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment announced today it has increased the international consumer products reach for its hit, pre-school, action adventure series Tree Fu Tom with the appointment of three new licensing agents covering Russia and the CIS, Benelux and Israel. The new agents will actively seek best-in-class partners and devise specific consumer product roll out strategies for their regions. (more…)

LIMA names this year’s Licensing Excellence winners

Headlines, Licensing, Merchandise
The International Licensing Industry Merchandiser’s Association (LIMA) has once again recognized the year’s most successful licensed properties and products, which were whittled down from a record 360 entries. The winners were announced at this year’s Licensing Expo, which is currently underway in Las Vegas. Notable wins include LEGO for Best Character or Toy Brand Licensee in Hard Goods, which took the spot for the second year in a row. In addition, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles collected two prizes, for Film, Television or Entertainment Licensee in both the Hard and Soft Goods categories; and Angry Birds from Rovio, received the prize in the new Digital/New Media category. This year’s winners in the entertainment and toy categories include: Character or Toy Brand Best Property of the

Go Surf (“Nas Ondas Do Surf”) game will be released at Licensing Expo, in Las Vegas

Gaming, Licensing
  The Brazilian brand Fico will, will present the demo version of its first game during the Licensing Expo, the largest brand licensing fair, which will happen from June 17th to 19th, in Las Vegas. The game is based on the universe created in the cartoon Go Surf (Nas Ondas do Surf), from TV Pinguim, Brazilian producer responsible for the creation and development of the cartoon.  (more…)

Disney Consumer Products at Licensing Expo 2014

Headlines, Licensing
Disney Consumer Products Executive Vice President of Global Licensing, Josh Silverman was joined by Mickey Mouse; Chief Creative Officer of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios John Lasseter with Buzz Lightyear; Senior Vice President of Marketing, Marvel Studios and Television at Marvel Entertainment Mike Pasciullo with Iron Man; and Executive Vice President of Franchise Management at Lucasfilm Howard Roffman with a Stormtrooper during a private Disney Consumer Products event at the Licensing Expo, Monday June 16, 2014 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. For the first time ever, iconic characters from The Walt Disney Company's four powerhouse brands—Disney, Disney-Pixar, Marvel, and Star Wars stood together on stage, to the delight and excitement of licensees, retailer

FXHOME to Release HitFilm Plugins On After Effects, Vegas Pro & More

Top Stories, VFX
FXHOME has today announced that many of its VFX, compositing, motion graphics and grading effects will soon be available for the first time for After Effects, Vegas Pro, Final Cut Pro X, Premiere Pro and Motion. The versatile plugins collection from the software developer's popular HitFilm video editing programme will be launched at the 2014 NAB Show on 7-10 April in Las Vegas. (more…)