The anime series ‘Yo-Kai Watch’ has taken Japan by storm. Now the brand is looking west, with plans to launch across Europe, the Americas and Australia/New Zealand.
Topps has released a new season of its football trading card game Match Attax featuring the Barclays Premier League.
Mark Caplan has been promoted to senior vice president of global consumer products for Sony Pictures Consumer Products.
Entertainment One has appointed the first licensing partners for Steven Spielberg’s big-screen adaptation of the classic Roald Dahl novel The BFG.
A record number of children’s characters will take part in the Brand Licensing Europe character parade at the trade show next week, making it the largest in the show’s 17-year history.
Rain and flooding didn't stop a roster of new shows from making their debut at this year's MIPJunior and MIPCOM in Cannes, France, while established series finalized deals to enter new territories.
American Greetings Properties has changed its name to American Greetings Entertainment to reflect its focus on expansion for the Care Bears brand and development of new IP.
The force of reading will be strong at thousands of regional and international storytelling events Saturday for Star Wars Reads Day.
Celebrity wedding planner Mindy Weiss has partnered with Combine International to launch a line of fashion and bridal jewelry, in a deal brokered by Beanstalk.
Discovery Consumer Products has teamed with Explore Scientific to develop a new line of Discovery Kids outdoor adventure and exploration toys.
Zag has appointed Bandai America as the master toy partner for its upcoming CGI-animated series, "Zak Storm" (39 x 22).
Cartoon Network Enterprises has tapped Brandberry to represent the TV series "Robot Chicken” for licensing.
DHX Media and Sony Pictures Animation have partnered to adapt the film franchise Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs for television.
Nelvana has partnered with Moose Toys to develop content for two of Moose Toys’ key new brands, Shopkins and Mutant Mania.
The U.K.’s Channel 5 has acquired all 52 x 11 episodes of Zodiak Kids' new children’s show “Zack and Quack” along with a slew of other broadcasters.
Sesame Workshop will make full episodes of “The Furchester Hotel” available on YouTube.
Cupcake Digital has partnered with Peanuts Worldwide to develop apps starring characters from the iconic franchise.
This holiday season, Hallmark Gold Crown stores will celebrate the generous spirit of Rudolph and give back through a partnership with Toys for Tots.
Genius Brands International, creators of the TV series "Warren Buffett's Secret Millionaire's Club," has launched the 4th annual Grow Your Own Business Challenge for kids.
CBS Consumer Products has launched a new line of Original Star Trek jewelry from licensee Rocklove.
Nelvana Enterprises has tapped Cupcake Digital to create a series of apps based on its preschool series “Max & Ruby,” which airs on Nick Jr.
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