An exclusive look at how Disney Consumer Products is leveraging new content to capture a greater share of the lucrative boys’ market worldwide.
BBC One has commissioned a new daytime game show based on the U.K. board game Linkee that will be distributed internationally by Warner Bros.
Striker Entertainment has tapped Next Games to create a mobile game based on the AMC’s zombie drama series “The Walking Dead.”
Ludorum has appointed Licensing Street as its U.S. licensing consultant for the preschool show “Chuggington.”
The Hershey Company’s Reese's brand has launched a line of NCAA Fan Edition printed cups that use edible printing technology.
Skinnygirl, the brand from reality TV star Bethenny Frankel, has launched a new line of water enhancers at retailers across the U.S.
IDW Publishing is bringing of the most popular “Star Trek: The Original Series” episodes of all time into a new comic series.
Tervis has tapped into its inner ninja with a new line of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles insulated drinkware.
Giromax is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Peppa Pig with a new line of mini Clay Buddies kits.
Genius Brands International has elected entertainment industry veteran Anthony Thomopoulos to its board of directors.
Licensing agency Brandgenuity has signed six new licensees for the History channel’s Dark Ages drama “Vikings.”
Sanrio has teamed up with Blik for a new line of Hello Kitty wall graphics.
Guru Studios has announced a raft of new sales for its preschool series “Justin Time” that will see the show head into new European territories and Australia.
The newly rebranded Gaumont Animation (formerly Alphanim) has partnered with BulkyPix to launch an app featuring its Calimero brand.
The European film/TV group, StudioCanal has extended its partnership with Creative Licensing Corporation.
HIT Entertainment has teamed up again with the digital publisher P2 Games for a second app featuring Fireman Sam.
Henson Independent Properties has acquired global rights outside of Asia to D&H’s children’s brand I Love Egg.
King Features Syndicate has teamed up with Razor MD for a new line of shaving products featuring Popeye.
PopCap Games has announced plans for a new Facebook game based on its hit app “Plants vs. Zombies.”
The Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has launched the licensing program for the new A+E series, “Bates Motel.”
PlaySquare has announced a new partnership with producer Curious Pictures for its Touchable Television software for tablets.
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