Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Corus Entertainment has partnered with mobile technology company Fingerprint to create a mobile entertainment platform for children ages 2 to 7.
Sanrio and Toei Animation Europe are pairing to unite Hello Kitty and the anime series "One Piece" in a joint licensing program for Europe.
Global production and distribution company DQE has launched two YouTube channels as part of its new digital media strategy.
Viz Media Europe has signed on to distribute the Japanese anime series "Kuroko's Basket," which follows two rookie high school basketball players.
Turner Broadcasting has acquired the U.K. pay TV rights for Lupus Films’ animated preschool series “Toot the Tiny Tugboat.”
Corus Entertainment is planning to launch TV Everywhere apps for its kids' channels Treehouse, YTV and Teletoon.
PGS Entertainment has secured 100 percent carriage of pay and free TV markets in continental Europe for the new animated series “Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks.”
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and WWE have signed a multi-year partnership for home video distribution of WWE programming.
Corus Entertainment's Nelvana has entered a development agreement for two new preschool series, “Cozy Island” and “Camp Yeti.”
Genius Brands International has named PBS Distribution as the home entertainment (DVD, CD and digital) partner for its Baby Genius library.
Online retailer Whimsical-Art.com will launch a line of products featuring the books of best-selling kids' author Todd Parr.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products and jeweler The Great Frog have unveiled a jewelry collection featuring the imagery of the FX show “Sons of Anarchy.”
Cartamundi has announced the debut of three new Shuffle games: Disney's Frozen, Pixar Cars and a Monopoly Deal Disney Edition.
Nickelodeon and Toyota have teamed up to create a 3D concept car based on The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.
The U.S. Postal Service has released a limited edition stamp collection featuring Harry Potter, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
C3 Entertainment has tapped Bondis Entertainment in Argentina to produce a new live “Three Stooges Stage Show.”
Dark Hall Mansion has released this year’s officially licensed Peanuts print inspired by “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving.”
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has teamed with a wide array of licensees to bring fan-favorites home for the holidays.
Netflix has called in the big guns for its first-ever original kids' series, with plans to debut “Turbo Fast” in partnership with DreamWorks Animation.
WWE has made a trio of promotions to guide the company through a series of strategic growth initiatives.
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