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.
Sanrio has launched a new high-fashion collaboration for Hello Kitty with the Australian fashion designer Leroy Nguyen, in a deal brokered by Haven Licensing.
Coolabi Group is planning a Christmas-themed "Clangers" Facebook campaign–12 Days of Brilliant Surprises–to support the property's new product range.
Sesame Workshop has partnered with Tiggly, a maker of smart toys for preschoolers, to develop the connected app experience "Sesame Street Alphabet Kitchen."
Nickelodeon Australia has launched "Nick Play," a branded app experience that allows kids to interact with Nickelodeon wherever they go.
The eyewear brand Revo, which is owned by Sequential Brands Group, has debuted a new collection of sunglasses created in collaboration with U2 lead singer Bono.
Jazwares is expanding its action figure and digital brand Tube Heroes to feature more than 40 social media stars.
Posh Paws has teamed with Ellen DeGeneres' lifestyle brand ED to create a collection of pet accessories.
Entertainment One's preschool property "Peppa Pig" has taken root in Mexico following its debut on the country's Channel 5 in November 2013.
Nickelodeon has named Chris Viscardi to the newly created role of senior vice president, content development, Nickelodeon Franchise Properties.
On Jan. 16, 2016, "Sesame Street" will launch its 46th season on HBO.
Jet Blue, in partnership with MLBAM, the interactive media and Internet company of Major League Baseball, is bringing the game to its planes for free via in-flight access to sports streaming service MLB.TV.
Character World has launched an exclusive bedding and accessories range featuring Nickelodeon's preschool series "Paw Patrol."
Planeta Junior has teamed with producer Isla Audiovisual and Sony Music to co-produce its first-ever live-action series, “Oliver Rock” (26x22).
Disney Store has unveiled the new collections and limited edition products that will launch at the Disney fan event, D23 Expo, in August.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship Gym franchise is aggressively expanding in the U.S. and Canada with plans to open more than 100 new locations this year.
In honor of International Day of Friendship Thursday, Hasbro's My Little Pony brand celebrated famous friendships with a collection of crossover figures.
Surge Licensing has been appointed to represent the classic Japanese manga character Astro Boy for licensing.
Zepto Lab is expanding its collaboration with the character voice‐messaging app "Zoobe" to include new characters from its mobile game "Cut The Rope."
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products has opened an online storefront for the Nickelodeon Store in Leicester Square.
Rainbow has signed a home entertainment deal for its upcoming new animated comedy "Regal Academy" (previously called "Royal Academy").
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