Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Walt Disney Animation Studios has announced plans for a new animated film, Moana, which is scheduled to hit theaters in late 2016.
StoryToys and The Eric Carle Studio have released of “My Very Hungry Caterpillar,” the first fully interactive 3D app based on the Eric Carle character.
Entertainment One Licensing’s Peppa Pig is stepping onto the printed page with a new magazine from Redan Publishing, as well as a trio of other new licensees.
KidQuest, the app that provides interactive children’s crafts, experiments and activities, has announced partnerships with four leading children’s brands.
Nickelodeon has signed on to broadcast “WWE Slam City,” WWE’s kids' animated short-form series, on the NickSports programming block on Nicktoons.
Next Monday, "Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest" returns to PBS Kids, kicking off the ninth season of the series with a week of new episodes.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has tapped Mega Brands to develop a new kids' construction line based on the Despicable Me franchise.
Dubai Parks and Resorts has teamed with Sony Pictures Consumer Products to create a Sony Pictures Studio and Smurfs Zone at the upcoming Motiongate Dubai theme park.
Parham Santana recently secured a new deal with Euro Ceramica to bring Turner Classic Movies to the table.
The kids' world Kuboo.com is bringing the classic character Popeye to its online experience in a new deal with Hearst's King Features.
Mercis bv, 6Sales and Big Tent Entertainment have tapped The Orchard to distribute the new, full-length feature film Miffy The Movie.
Outfit7 is celebrating its fourth birthday with plans for a new Talking Tom app.
To celebrate the release of Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World, LEGO has created a short film.
Entertainment One’s Peppa Pig is launching two new live stage productions in Australia and the U.K. this month.
Rainbow is broadening its agreement with licensing agency Planeta Junior.
Cuipo, the social enterprise working to preserve the world’s rainforest, has launched a sock collaboration featuring nationally recognized rock artists.
Panini has launched the first issue of the official Sendokai Champions magazine in Spain alongside collectible products.
Studio 100 Film made a slew of sales for two of its upcoming feature-length films during its debut appearance at ARM this week.
Disney U.K. and Harrods are planning to launch the Cinderella-inspired Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at the department store later this month.
Jockey International has released a new limited edition line of Anchorman 2-branded briefs in advance of the film’s premier Dec. 20.
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