With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
The 17th Annual Toy of the Year Awards, hosted by the Toy Industry Association, honored the best toys and games of the year, including License of the Year–Spin Master’s “Paw Patrol.”
Loot Crate has revealed two exclusive lines of collectible figures that will be part of select subscription lines, including the WWE Slam Crate and the Halo Legendary Crate.
The National Wildlife Federation has signed six new licensing partnerships for the Ranger Rick brand across a host of categories, including digital, print, toys and more.
The LEGO Group and Warner Bros. Consumer Products have joined forces for a series of collectibles and lifestyle merchandise inspired by The LEGO Batman Movie, in theaters now.
NBCUniversal will debut a raft of properties at this year’s New York Toy Fair, including Despicable Me 3, Fast & Furious, Trolls, The Mummy and “Voltron Legendary Defender.”
Playmates Toys is set to showcase its expanded portfolio, including product lines based on “Ben 10,” “Voltron Legendary Defender” and more, at Toy Fair.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Wrebbit Puzzles have joined forces to create a series of 3D puzzles inspired by the Harry Potter universe.
DreamWorks Animation Television, part of NBCUniversal, has partnered with Breyer Animal Creations for a range of specialty toys inspired by the upcoming series “Spirit Riding Free,” which will launch exclusively on Netflix, May 5.
Discovery Consumer Products has tapped Masterpieces to expand its current Animal Planet puzzle line with two new games.
DC Collectibles, the line of collectibles from DC Entertainment, has revealed its new lineup of statues, action figures and more.
Toei Animation has secured a licensing agreement with Pepsico in Latin America and secured a series of retailer deals in Brazil and Chile for its anime properties “Dragon Ball” and “Saint Seiya.”
Word of Web and U.K. agent Fluid World have signed three new apparel licensees for Internet character Pusheen the Cat.
YouTube and music star Megan Nicole will guest star in an upcoming episode of “Popples,” a Netflix original series based on Saban Brands’ toy line.
Toei Animation has secured a raft of licensees in the back-to-school category its “Dragon Ball” series in Latin America.
Nintendo will release a new Nintendo 3DS game featuring video game characters Mario and Sega’s Sonic in an Olympics-themed setting this spring across Europe.
Marvel Entertainment has partnered with licensee Factory Entertainment for a new line of metal figurines featuring characters from the film The Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Marvel has unveiled the licensing lineup for its superhero Black Panther in honor of his 50th anniversary, first Marvel cinematic appearance and new comic book.
The Sea Life London Aquarium has partnered with BBC Earth to use its natural history series “Frozen Planet” in a new permanent attraction–"Frozen Planet: Face to Face."
Nickelodeon is planning for a big year in the preschool sector, following the success of new brands such as “Paw Patrol” and “Shimmer and Shine” as well as evergreens including “Dora."
Cartoon Network has appointed TLC as its licensing agent across France, Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Benelux.
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