As Saban Brands celebrates its fifth anniversary, the company has grown from one iconic franchise to 11 brands and approaching $1 billion in retail sales worldwide.
There has been much discussion and debate about the ever-changing kids’ television and entertainment business over the past few months, and it was evident yet again at last month’s MIPTV.
Niche licensing programs have the power to cultivate brands from the most innocuous of sources.
Paradise is arriving at home shopping retailer HSN in an expansive new partnership with Margaritaville Enterprises that will feature Margaritaville-inspired products.
Disney has revealed details of the newest iteration of its gaming platform, Disney Infinity 3.0, including plans for new Star Wars set and the addition of Tron characters.
Actress Reese Witherspoon has launched a new lifestyle brand inspired by her Southern roots, called Draper James.
The orchestra/film concert "Bugs Bunny at the Symphony" will celebrate its 25th anniversary this year with a 20-city U.S. and Canada tour.
Accessories licensee RockLove continues to grow its slate of entertainment brands with new additions including the TV series "Outlander" and Warner Bros.' The Hobbit.
WEA Corp., the artist and label services arm of Warner Music Group, has appointed Alix Kram as vice president of global brand licensing.
BRB Internacional has re-branded its multi-platform website as AnimaKids.com as part of an overhaul that aims to make the site a destination for bilingual family entertainment.
YouTube, multi-channel networks and content sharing sites have been revealing new talent for several years and now brand licensing is about to become the next big opportunity.
Zodiak Rights has appointed Gary Woolf to the newly created position of head of digital, business development and insight.
VIMN has boosted its original and branded content management team and made two additions to its teams in Madrid and Milan.
HIT Entertainment’s “Thomas & Friends” has been picked up by the free-to-air broadcaster TV Cultura in Brazil.
Media company Univision Communications has teamed up with T-Mobile U.S. to launch a wireless service created specifically for Hispanic Americans.
DreamWorks Animation has signed a new agreement with clothing specialist Poeticgem to develop an apparel range based on its stable of brands.
Pepsi debuted its inaugural Live for Now capsule collection of apparel and accessories at Bloomingdale’s in New York City Wednesday.
Fans of the “Angry Birds Star Wars II” game have scanned their Telepods figures into the game more than 30 million times.
DC Thomson Consumer Products has teamed with John Hornby Skewes for a line of musical instruments that features characters from The Beano.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment is readying for the U.K. consumer product launch for Platinum Films’ boys’ property “Matt Hatter Chronicles.”
Lifestyle brand Lexington Clothing Company has partnered with Hilaria Baldwin, wife of Alec Baldwin, to launch the new Hamptonite capsule collection.
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