The anime series ‘Yo-Kai Watch’ has taken Japan by storm. Now the brand is looking west, with plans to launch across Europe, the Americas and Australia/New Zealand.
Sanrio has launched a new high-fashion collaboration for Hello Kitty with the Australian fashion designer Leroy Nguyen, in a deal brokered by Haven Licensing.
Coolabi Group is planning a Christmas-themed "Clangers" Facebook campaign–12 Days of Brilliant Surprises–to support the property's new product range.
Sesame Workshop has partnered with Tiggly, a maker of smart toys for preschoolers, to develop the connected app experience "Sesame Street Alphabet Kitchen."
Nickelodeon Australia has launched "Nick Play," a branded app experience that allows kids to interact with Nickelodeon wherever they go.
The eyewear brand Revo, which is owned by Sequential Brands Group, has debuted a new collection of sunglasses created in collaboration with U2 lead singer Bono.
Jazwares is expanding its action figure and digital brand Tube Heroes to feature more than 40 social media stars.
Posh Paws has teamed with Ellen DeGeneres' lifestyle brand ED to create a collection of pet accessories.
Entertainment One's preschool property "Peppa Pig" has taken root in Mexico following its debut on the country's Channel 5 in November 2013.
Nickelodeon has named Chris Viscardi to the newly created role of senior vice president, content development, Nickelodeon Franchise Properties.
On Jan. 16, 2016, "Sesame Street" will launch its 46th season on HBO.
Corus Entertainment’s Canadian preschool channel Treehouse debut Nelvana and Spin Master's new series "Little Charmers" Jan. 31.
The oldest symphony orchestra in the country, the New York Philharmonic, has appointed Remarkable Brands as its worldwide licensing agent.
Brazilian Customs authorities, working in tandem with licensor Entertainment One, seized an estimated 1 million counterfeit Peppa Pig toys at ports across the country Monday.
TAT Productions and Master Films’ "The Jungle Bunch to the Rescue!" is continuing its global safari with new broadcast deals in several Asian territories.
Marvel has teamed with Funko to create a subscription box service called Marvel Collector Corps.
Sony has sold its online gaming division Sony Online Entertainment to the investment management firm Columbus Nova.
Hot Topic has unveiled a limited edition fashion collection inspired by the upcoming Walt Disney Studios live-action film Cinderella, in theaters March 13.
Viz Media has been named the North American master merchandise licensee for the graphic novel and manga series JoJo’S Bizarre Adventure.
International Merchandising, Promotion & Services has appointed Rocket Licensing as the exclusive agent for the Smurfs brand in the U.K. and Eire.
Novelty manufacturer BigMouth has unveiled a series of new licensing deals for products including pool floats, mugs, string lights and more.
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