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Hasbro is again letting fans create a new line of Transformer characters.
American Greetings Properties has lined up a full slate of licensed product for its Care Bears brand in the U.K.
Super Bowl XLIX will draw an estimated 184 million viewers this year, according to the National Retail Federation.
Russian animated series "Masha and the Bear" is gaining ground in Italy with new broadcast deals and licensed product.
Brazilian Customs authorities, working in tandem with licensor Entertainment One, seized an estimated 1 million counterfeit Peppa Pig toys at ports across the country Monday.
Nickelodeon characters took over Sydney, Australia’s Hyde Park Sunday to host the official Summer Playground in honor of Australia Day.
FremantleMedia has increased its stake in Europe's No. 1 multi-channel network Divimove, making Fremantle the majority shareholder.
Nickelodeon is partnering with Toys 'R' Us for an exclusive marketing program and in-store experience for the upcoming movie, The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.
DreamWorks Animation is restructuring its feature animation business, reducing its annual output from three films to two in an effort to drive profitability.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has partnered with the LEGO Group to develop the first-ever collection of LEGO building sets for the classic Scooby-Doo franchise.
Bare Tree Media, the master digital licensee for Paws Inc.’s Garfield brand, has teamed up with MyBrandEmail to launch a Garfield-branded e-mail service.
Hit Entertainment has appointed Simba-Dickie as the new European master toy partner (excluding the U.K.) for its Fireman Sam brand.
Endemol North America announced a new deal with rapper Pitbull to develop and produce content for TV and digital at NATPE Miami Monday.
Mercis is planning a series of events featuring its character Miffy to promote exercise among kids in the Netherlands.
Loudmouth Golf has released a new pant style featuring SpongeBob SquarePants.
The Jim Henson Company’s animated series “Dinosaur Train” is picking up momentum in Europe with new consumer products and distribution deals.
The BBC has acquired a fourth season of Silvergate Media’s preschool show “Octonauts.”
Iconic New York dance company the Rockettes is kicking its brand into high gear with the appointment of licensing agency Full Picture.
Giromax has released the new Angry Birds Go! line of mini Clay Buddies kits that let kids bring the Rovio characters to life in clay models.
As part of the studio's television growth strategy, Warner Bros. Television Group has acquired all of the Eyeworks Groups.
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