This comprehensive guide to the world’s largest licensors provides retail sales data and trends for licensors in all sectors.
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of "Thomas & Friends," Mattel and the mobile platform Speakaboos will offer free interactive stories for Android devices.
Disney Consumer Products has launched the new product line for the upcoming Disney/Pixar movie Inside Out, arriving in theaters June 19.
BBC Worldwide has appointed Jasnor as the master toy licensee for “Hey Duggee” in Australia and New Zealand.
The Pokémon Company International has signed four new licensees in the U.K. and Eire across several categories.
Production studio STX Entertainment has launched a new family and animation division and the first property it will develop will be Pretty Ugly's Uglydoll character.
Rubik’s Brand, has created a fashion and art-targeted style guide inspired by the Rubik's Cube, that it will debut at Licensing Expo.
American Greetings Properties is expanding the Care Bears' digital offerings with plans to launch six new mobile apps this year.
Entertainment One Licensing has extended its partnership with Character Options in a new deal that will see the company develop Peppa Pig construction toys.
Two new partners have joined the licensing program for Moose Toys collectible brand Shopkins, represented for licensing by Bulldog Licensing.
Cartoon Network has launched “Mixels Rush,” a new mobile app inspired by the network’s animated shorts.
FremantleMedia U.K. has secured a series of licenses across several categories for the TV series Qi, All Star Family Fortunes and Never Mind the Buzzcocks.
David Haddad has been promoted to executive vice president and general manager of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment.
DC Thomson’s comic book The Beano has launched its first fully interactive story app "Dennis & Gnasher Adventures."
Hasbro is celebrating the 80th anniversary of the Monopoly brand this year with new products, as well as a number of entertainment activations and events.
Bryan G. Stockton has resigned as chairman and CEO of Mattel and Christopher A. Sinclair has been named as the toymaker's new chairman and interim CEO.
Disney Consumer Products and Lucasfilm revealed some of the first global licensees signed on for the upcoming film Star Wars: Episode VII–The Force Awakens.
The Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair in Nuremberg, Germany, closed out its 2015 show with a 58 percent increase in the number of international buyers.
Blue Planet Software has teamed up with online retailer Poprageous for a line of apparel featuring its "Tetris" video game brand.
LEGO Systems, the North American division of the LEGO Group, is celebrating its 10th consecutive year of U.S. sales growth at New York Toy Fair this weekend.
Bleacher Creatures has brought several new plush collections to New York Toy Fair, featuring everything from Major League Baseball players to DC Comics to the Pope.
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