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Consumer Product Connection and entrepreneur Paul Salameh have announced the release of a brand-new 3D app for virtual pet "Pou" that will launch this summer.
British construction equipment manufacturer JCB has signed a raft of new licensing deals to further bolster its JCB Kids brand in the U.K.
U.K-based company Sambro has signed two new licensing deals to create products for Moose Toys Shopkins brand and Universal's Jurassic World.
Mattel has launched a new app featuring its preschool franchise Fireman Sam.
Tactic Games has been granted rights to create games based on Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures' Despicable Me film franchise, including the upcoming prequel Minions.
Propel Equity Partners has acquired the active play toy line Buzz Bee Toys, which it will fold into its Alex Brands family of toy companies.
To tie in with the return of Fox's game show “Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?” Hasbro will release a board game this summer.
Rovio Entertainment has signed Brand Central to extend the "Angry Birds" licensing program into the food and beverage category in the United States.
New NFLPI licensees, entertainment brands line up for Licensing Expo; and Nickelodeon's "Blaze" arrives at Toys 'R' Us ... this is the news that shaped the week of May 11.
The Coolabi Group has signed a number of new licensing deals for the new preschool series “Clangers.”
Ink has appointed Simba Dickie as the master toy licensee for the award-winning Russian animated series “Masha and the Bear.”
Knockout Licensing has added three new licensees for the social media canine sensation Boo–The World’s Cutest Dog.
Ubisoft is evolving, growing the company from a traditional creator and distributor of console games into a full-fledged entertainment powerhouse.
DreamWorks Animation has teamed with Bazooka Candy Brands for a limited edition candy line to support How To Train Your Dragon 2.
Autombili Lamborghini has tapped World Tech Toys to design a range of remote-controlled cars based on the Italian luxury sports car brand.
Fisher-Price has teamed up with Ford for a Power Wheels vehicle inspired by the 2015 F-150 truck.
Big Tent Entertainment has added three more licensees to the roster of partners for its Domo/Ghostbusters mash-up.
Jeremy Robinson has been appointed as the new country manager at toy company Schleich.
For the first time, Activision Publishing will bring its Skylanders brand to Comic-Con International, taking place this week in San Diego, Calif.
Gameloft and Fox Digital Entertainment have extended their partnership for the release of their new digital game app, “Ice Age Adventures.”
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