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Hasbro is again letting fans create a new line of Transformer characters.
American Greetings Properties has lined up a full slate of licensed product for its Care Bears brand in the U.K.
Super Bowl XLIX will draw an estimated 184 million viewers this year, according to the National Retail Federation.
Russian animated series "Masha and the Bear" is gaining ground in Italy with new broadcast deals and licensed product.
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.
Nickelodeon characters took over Sydney, Australia’s Hyde Park Sunday to host the official Summer Playground in honor of Australia Day.
FremantleMedia has increased its stake in Europe's No. 1 multi-channel network Divimove, making Fremantle the majority shareholder.
Nickelodeon is partnering with Toys 'R' Us for an exclusive marketing program and in-store experience for the upcoming movie, The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.
DreamWorks Animation is restructuring its feature animation business, reducing its annual output from three films to two in an effort to drive profitability.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has partnered with the LEGO Group to develop the first-ever collection of LEGO building sets for the classic Scooby-Doo franchise.
Turner Broadcasting has appointed former Mattel executive Johanne Broadfield to the role of vice president, Cartoon Network Enterprises, EMEA.
Saban Brands’ “Julius Jr.,” has been picked up by Discovery Kids Latin America, in a deal that was finalized at NATPE Miami this week.
Gaumont Animation new CGI remake of the animated series “Calimero” is set to premiere in France on TF1 Feb. 9.
Zodiak Kids and Cupcake Digital have released the app, “Tickety Toc Bubble Time” in the U.K. and Australia.
The LEGO Group announced plans for a new building set of the Ghostbusters’ Ecto-1 vehicle to commemorate the film’s 30th anniversary.
Entertainment One has opened its British film property Nativity for licensing, with the third film in the series slated for November.
The Jim Henson Company has optioned the rights to author Randi Zuckerberg’s debut picture book, Dot, which was recently published by Harper Collins.
SEGA’s Sonic the Hedgehog is getting a fresh look this year in a new multi-platform franchise strategy called Sonic Boom.
Disney Consumer Products has teamed up with several retailers for a collection featuring sweethearts Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse just in time for Valentine’s Day.
Planeta Junior and DreamWorks Animation has signed a multi-year TV distribution and licensing deal across Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece and Turkey.
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