Multi-channel network Maker Studios is quickly making a name for itself. Now as it further aligns with Disney and has named a dedicated head of licensing, even bigger things are on the horizon.
More than 3,000 retail locations in the U.S. alone opened at midnight Friday to celebrate the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens products.
British comedy icon Mr. Bean (Rowan Atkinson) headed to Buckingham Palace Friday to celebrate his 25th anniversary.
Lionsgate is teaming with producers Avi and Ari Arad to adapt Gearbox Software's blockbuster video game "Borderlands" into a tentpole feature film.
In honor of NASCAR's Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway returning to Labor Day weekend, the racing brand hosted a throwback-themed event last weekend.
Editions Albert Réné is continuing to grow its heritage character brand Asterix with new content, retail promotions and other activations.
Viva Brand has teamed up with actress Alyssa Milano to transform traditional paper towels into kitchen couture.
Bleacher Creatures has expanded its line of 10-plush Marvel characters with Marvel Universe Series 1.
Actress and entrepreneur Sofia Vergara has launched her second fragrance for women in partnership with Parlux Fragrances.
Highlights of the new toy line for Star Wars: The Force Awakens were unveiled in an 18-hour "unboxing" event that was broadcast live online from 15 cities around the world.
Ree Drummond, creator of "The Pioneer Woman" blog and Food Network host, has launched a collection of modern country housewares exclusively at Walmart.
Miffy is getting ready to celebrate her 60th anniversary next year with plans for a host of events, partnerships and product launches in the U.K.
Henry Becket, the creator of the TV series "Olly the Little White Van," has announced a series of new broadcast deals for the show.
David Beckham has launched a joint venture with Global Brands Group to develop a global lifestyle brand for the soccer star.
Global publisher Parragon Books has partnered with Platinum Films to publish a range of activity formats for "Matt Hatter Chronicles" in Australia, the U.K. and South Africa.
Beer makers poured more than $23 million into YouTube over the past 12 months, aiming to connect with Millennial consumers.
"Downton Abbey" continues to add to its roster of gift and home furnishings inspired by the aristocratic Crawley family.
The advertising-campaign-turned-brand Dumb Ways to Die continues to build its licensing program with the addition Australian publisher The Five Mile Press.
Scripps Networks Interactive has appointed Phillip Luff to head its U.K., Europe, Middle East and Africa business.
The first-ever Thomas racing app, “Thomas & Friends: Go Go Thomas!,” has launched in the Apple App Store.
Licensing agency Fermata Partners has signed on to represent the Premier League football club Tottenham Hotspur in North America.
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