European sports brands such as FIFA, the Tour de France and Manchester United are taking a focused yet wide reaching approach to licensing strategies.
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products has entered a partnership with U.K. toy retailer The Entertainer for an exclusive range of Nickelodeon products.
More than 157 million Americans will celebrate Halloween this year, according to National Retail Federation’s Halloween Consumer Spending Survey, conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics.
Disney Consumer Products is kicking off the second annual Marvel Super Hero September campaign with a host of new product launches and activities for fans.
Gap has debuted its fourth exclusive menswear collection designed by GQ's four Best New Menswear Designers in America for 2015.
Feld Entertainment and Australia retailer Big W have teamed up to bring an exclusive Monster Jam retail promotion to stores across Australia.
2014 One to Watch finalist Ice by Numbers has signed a major retail deal with Hobby Lobby to bring its line to more than 600 stores across the U.S.
Animal Planet's fifth annual R.O.A.R. (Reach Out. Act. Respond.) matching campaign has begun with seven organizations competing for matching contributions.
DreamWorks Animation is taking an innovative, new approach to loyalty programs thanks to a new strategy spearheaded by Brian Schwartz, head of global licensing and licensing partnerships, DWA.
Characters from Minions and Star Wars will be top costume choices this Halloween, according to the National Retail Federation's annual survey.
Kmart has revealed its Fab 15 list of the hottest toys for the 2015 holiday season, and announced its first-ever Kid Toy Advisory Board.
Beyoncé and Philip Green, CEO of TopShop parent company The Arcadia Group, have created a 50/50 joint venture company–Parkwood TopShop Athletic.
IMC Toys and Rubie’s have announced a joint venture between their new Italian companies–IMC Italia and Rubie’s Italia.
The British Toy & Hobby Association has announced its finalists for the 2014 Toy Retailer of the Year Awards.
Target has begun a court-supervised wind-down of its Canadian businesses. The retailer currently operates 133 locations in the country.
Gap Inc.'s fitness apparel brand Athleta is planning its first-ever designer collaboration with the Derek Lam 10 Crosby brand.
Colette in Paris, France, will be the first retail partner to launch Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products' new fashion collection, SpongeBob by Beatrix Ong.
Disney Consumer Products has collaborated with cosmetics brand E.l.f. and eyelash brand Ardell to launch a limited edition beauty line inspired by Frozen's Elsa.
A+E Networks has signed an online retail partnership with RelentlessGenerator to build storefronts for its top media brands, including A&E, History and Lifetime.
The first-ever flagship Nickelodeon Store will open to the public in London’s Leicester Square May 30 with a large array of exclusive products.
The Pokémon Company International has launched a Pokémon Boutique in conjunction with the Japan LA Pop Culture Shop.
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