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HOLY ’60S, BATMAN! WB TO LICENSE TV CHARACTERS

June 7, 2012 by · 1 Comment 

In the decade of The Dark Knight, the campy Batman television series of the 1960s seems oddly old-fashioned, but Warner Bros. presumably believes there’s still life in the old series yet. It announced a new licensing and merchandising program today (Thursday) built around the “Dynamic Duo” of Batman and Robin and their iconic enemies including […]

NBA A POWERHOUSE OVERSEAS, TOO

June 10, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

This year the NBA will earn $430 million from overseas sales of which $250 million will come from media distribution deals, the London Financial Times reported today (Friday). (Most of the rest comes from the licensing of merchandise, primarily apparel.) The newspaper noted that 315 members of the international media are currently covering the NBA […]