Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Manchester United has unveiled plans for a series of new fan events in Asia and South Africa that will share the history and traditions of the football club.
The American Girl doll brand has partnered with select Marriott hotels across the U.S. to offer a branded getaway package for young guests.
Netflix and American Greetings Properties are collaborating on an original kids' series starring the Care Bears.
DHX Media’s Caillou preschool brand is turning 25 next year, and to celebrate, DHX Brands is planning a year-long celebration.
Bleacher Creatures is planning a line of plush dolls featuring characters from New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ The Hobbit trilogy.
Winter sports brand Burton has unveiled a new limited edition holiday line of snowboards adorned with iconic starlet Marilyn Monroe.
Pretty Ugly has partnered with Fathead to create a collection of Uglydoll wall graphics.
"The Radio City Christmas Spectacular" has teamed up with kids' music brand Kidz Bop to offer a Kidz Bop Day at Radio City Music Hall, Dec. 7.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has tapped Cookies United to create a line of decorated cookies and cookie kits based on the upcoming Minions movie.
CBS Consumer Products has released a new addition in its line of Star Trek alcoholic beverages, Klingon Bloodwine (tlhIngan 'Iw HIq).
Ahead of the Asian Animation Summit, Nickelodeon has announced a number of broadcast deals for its animation properties in Asia Pacific.
Digital Giving continues to add new characters and charity partnerships to its new app “T-Shirt Booth.”
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment is pushing Tree Fu Tom this fall and winter with new episodes and a retail campaign in the U.K.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed to representat TV rights, licensing and merchandising for Animagic Media Group’s Bug Rangers.
The Fédération Internationale de Football Association has tapped Cool Gear International for a range of 2014 FIFA World Cup collectibles.
C3 Entertainment is making a push into the TV/film/digital space with the appointment of Pablo Velez Jr. as director of development and production.
Animal Planet has teamed up with Perfetti Van Melle to raise funds to save the black rhino with products featuring Chupa Chups and Mentos.
King Features, worldwide licensor of the Betty Boop and Popeye properties, has appointed Bradford License India as its agent in the region.
Kidz Bop is celebrating the release of its 25th album with the introduction of a new group of Kidz Bop Kids.
Carte Blanche Group has partnered with two distributors in South Africa to develop and grow the Me to You, Tatty Teddy & My Blue Nose Friends and Tiny Tatty Teddy brands.
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