European sports brands such as FIFA, the Tour de France and Manchester United are taking a focused yet wide reaching approach to licensing strategies.
Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe has opened an official online store featuring exclusive merchandise inspired by its gaming brands such as "Pac-Man" and "Tekken."
Genius Brands International and its subsidiary A Squared Entertainment have collaborated with Neroli Group to open a Psycho Bunny flagship retail store.
The Fabulous Beekman Boys are continuing to expand their lifestyle brand Beekman 1802 with the help of licensing agency Brand Central.
Artist Debra Valencia's new 2015 holiday collection of bath and beauty products is now available at Walmart and Rite Aid in the U.S.
Build-A-Bear Workshop has kicked off the holidays with a number of seasonal offerings The Grinch and his sidekick Max as well as all eight classic reindeer characters.
The Disney Store has launched its Share the Magic holiday campaign, featuring 11 full days of Magical Friday (a.k.a. Black Friday) deals, as well as in-store events.
The British home goods store Butlers is spending a second holiday season with Peanuts, featuring a special edition Christmas collection.
Art and design brand Santoro opened its first permanent retail location on the historic Milsom Street in Bath, England, last week.
Viz Media has partnered with the e-commerce solutions provider Generator to launch an official online store for the Naruto brand in the U.S. and Canada.
Petco and Dr. Seuss Enterprises have launched the new Dr. Seuss Pet Fans collection, a new line of pet accessories and toys based on the author's iconic characters.
Australian retailer Woolworths has taken to the exclusive rights to the Australian technology solutions brand Hills.
Five Below has appointed Michael Romanko as executive vice president of merchandising to oversee all aspects of the value retailer's merchandising strategy.
Following strong 2014 sales, the H&M Group announced plans to open 400 new stores worldwide in 2015 and launch the new brand, H&M Beauty.
J.C. Penney has teamed up with Disney to celebrate the upcoming live-action film Cinderella with a special line of products at its in-store Disney shop.
Disney Consumer Products and Saks Fifth Avenue have launched their collection of Cinderella "glass slippers" from some of the world's top footwear designers.
Toys 'R' Us executives outlined initiatives that are being implemented to improve operational performance and drive profitable growth at a meeting Tuesday.
Macy’s has joined forces with supermodel and "Project Runway" host Heidi Klum for a collection of contemporary intimate apparel.
McDonald's is making fans happy in France and Monaco with a new advertising campaign featuring the Smiley brand that will also be used in a capsule at Colette.
Leading international food retailers Delhaize Group and Royal Ahold are merging.
Donut chain Krispy Kreme has launched three new ready-to-drink iced coffees–mocha, vanilla and caramel–at merchants across the U.S.
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