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Konami Expands Into Apparel With Yu-Gi-Oh Collaborations

By Allison Watkinson TLL Reporter Konami Cross Media NY, Inc. has expanded into the fashion category with their flagship property, Yu-Gi-Oh! The new licensing partners for the Yu-Gi-Oh! brand include BAIT, Bershka, Park Agencies and… . . . read more

Fashion Licensing: Popeye and Olive Oyl Hit the Milan Catwalk

King Features and fashion partner Iceberg unveiled the retail launch of a new capsule collection in the Italian fashion capital of Milan. The collaborators say the first collection was unveiled during Fashion Week with an… . . . read more

Update: Trademark Filings Reveal Kanye West’s Licensing Strategy

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief New trademark filings by Kanye West may help reveal the music star’s long-term goals, particularly after he terminated his licensing relationship with Gap Inc. According to a report… . . . read more

Care Bears, JimmyPaul Create a Cotton Candy Confection of a Dress for BLE

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief The Care Bears is not a brand typically linked to the world of haute couture, but that changed this week. Cloudco Entertainment, owner of the durably beloved Care… . . . read more

Licensing Law: Kanye West Ends Partnership With Gap

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief Rapper and entrepreneur Kanye West has abruptly ended his relationship with Gap Inc., accusing the company of failing to meet its obligations. West’s lawyers sent a letter to… . . . read more

Fashion: Estée Lauder in Talks to Acquire Tom Ford

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief Estée Lauder is making a move into the fashion world, as the company has initiated talks to acquire Tom Ford International. Estee Lauder is best known as a… . . . read more

Music Licensing: Bravado Regains Merch Rights For The Beatles

After a Hard Day’s Night of talks, Universal Music Group’s Bravado division has reacquired merchandise rights for The Beatles. The deal sees the legendary band’s merchandise rights coming back to UMG, which is also the longstanding home… . . . read more

Licensing Law: Boutique Owner Wins Trademark Ruling in Battle with Zara

By Gary Symons TLL Editor in Chief A British boutique has won a David vs. Goliath battle in a trademark dispute with global fashion giant Zara. Amber Kotrri (seen in photo, above) is the owner… . . . read more

Automotive Licensing: VP Racing Revs Up European Licensing Program With Kustom Yard

VP Racing Fuels added some horsepower to its licensing efforts in Europe, signing a deal with apparel company Kustom Yard. VP Racing Fuels is a global leader in performance fuels, lubricants, and additives, and has… . . . read more

Opinion: Mattel Triumphs As Barbie Becomes Major Influencer

“Barbiecore,” “Kencore,” and Barbie are on the Rise By Richard Gottlieb Barbie is hot. Not just with little girls and not only with their moms. She is hot on Wall Street. Consider these headlines: How… . . . read more


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