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.
The Pokémon Company International has launched a Pokémon Boutique in conjunction with the Japan LA Pop Culture Shop.
BlooBuzz has partnered with Showtime, CBS Consumer Products and actor Michael C. Hall to launch the official "Dexter" mobile game.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment have launched three new entertainment destinations for Scooby-Doo, Looney Tunes and DC Kids.
The Pennsylvania theme park Idlewild & SoakZone will debut new “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” features this summer.
Full Colour Black has secured the exclusive worldwide licensing and product rights to 72, previously unavailable Bob Marley images from a 1975 London concert.
In anticipation of the July 10 release of Universal's Minions, Build-A-Bear Workshop has debuted a collection of customizable Minions plush, featuring Kevin, Stuart and Bob.
Iconic Sunset Boulevard music venue the Viper Room, which was opened by actor Johnny Depp in 1993, has collaborated with Urban Outfitters for a new line of t-shirts.
This August, HIT Entertainment is bringing kids' favorite blue engine and the Island of Sodor to life at the Thomas Land permanent attraction at Edaville USA.
Herb Scannell has decided to step down as president of BBC Worldwide North America, with Ann Sarnoff, currently COO of the division, set to take over the role.
Character World is developing ranges of bedroom textiles and accessories for three of this summer’s biggest blockbusters Ant-Man, Inside Out and Star Wars Episode VII.
Soccer United Marketing has added 15 new licensees to the lineup of partners for Major League Soccer.
Licensing Expo is adding a new Digital Media Licensing Summit to the calendar of events at the 2015 show, which will take place in Las Vegas, Nev., June 9-11.
Rock band AC/DC has tapped Perryscope Productions and Epic Rights to jointly lead its licensing and merchandising efforts.
The WWE has partnered with Toy State to bring the professional wrestling brand to the remote-controlled vehicle category in North America.
Viz Media Europe has acquired the rights to the Japanese brand "Yo-Kai Watch" for TV, home entertainment/VOD, licensing and merchandising in Europe, Russia and Africa.
PGS Entertainment has made a raft of sales for "Iron Man: Armored Adventures" (52x30).
Boom! Studios, Dark Horse and Space Goat are capitalizing on the nostalgia trend with plans for a new line of comic books based on popular '80’s and '90’s films.
Just in time for the start of baseball season, Topps has released the new version of its Major League Baseball digital trading card app "Topps Bunt 2015."
U.K. television network E4 has picked up the new U.S. series "Empire," described by creator Lee Daniels as the "black 'Dynasty.'"
King Features Syndicate has teamed with a number of brands for a capsule collection featuring rivals Popeye and Bluto.
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