With an aggressive new growth strategy, NFLPI is looking to score big in brand licensing as it looks beyond traditional products to drive retail sales.
Zodiak Kids has partnered with Live Nation to develop a live theater show for the Mister Maker brand that will tour Australia and New Zealand.
Aardman has signed a number of new deals for its global brand Shaun the Sheep across a host of core categories.
HIT Entertainment, a subsidiary of Mattel, has appointed Lappset to design and build branded activity attractions for its top brands.
Famous Stars and Straps and Fox Consumer Products will produce a limited edition collaboration featuring original artwork from Fox’s TV show “Family Guy.”
Feld Motor Sports' Monster Jam has partnered with a number of new Australia-based licensees in preparation for a multi-city Monster Jam tour of Australia and New Zealand.
Interactive entertainment company Outfit7 Limited has renewed its agreement with Dragon-i for its Talking Tom and Friends brand for an additional year.
Viz Media has acquired TV, DVD/Bluray, video-on-demand and merchandising rights to the TV series “Terraformars” for Europe.
Netflix and 41 Entertainment have teamed up to create "Kong–King of the Apes," an original animated TV series for kids.
Zodiak Kids has sold Novel Entertainment’s animated children’s TV series “Horrid Henry” to Cartoon Network in Asia Pacific.
Broadcasters in Finland are cozying up to Nickelodeon’s kids’ content.
The SpongeBob SquarePants balloon will debut a new look at the 87th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Nov. 28.
McFarlane Toys is creating a line of action figures, plush and novelty toys based on Ubisoft’s Rabbids video game franchise.
Time Warner Cable has added distribution of the 24-hour preschool network Sprout to additional major markets.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has partnered with Ciwen Media Group to bring the Slugterra brand to China.
Viacom International Media Networks and Twitter have inked to feature the beauty brand Essence in a Twitter Amplify campaign.
The British media company UKTV is entering the world of licensing in a new partnership with Evolution Europe and Rizon Studios Creative.
Nickelodeon U.K. has picked up Rainbow’s girls’ series “Mia and me” for broadcast in the U.K. and Ireland.
ABC and Disney Publishing Worldwide have released the new book Shark Tank: Jump Start Your Business.
Global Pursuit has signed a retail agreement with Galeries Lafayette China to introduce Uglydoll-branded merchandise at its store in Beijing.
Brands with Influence added two new licensees for “Woolly and Tig” at Brand Licensing Europe in October.
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