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.
Feld Entertainment is bringing its Monster Jam brand to Happy Meals at more than 14,000 McDonald's locations across North America.
Nickelodeon’s rebooted kids' series and spin-offs, including "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" and "Dora and Friends: Into the City" are driving the network's summer sales.
MGA Entertainment has unveiled a new tween franchise, Project Mc², designed to inspire girls' interest in science and math.
Sesame Workshop has appointed Kay Wilson Stallings as senior vice president of content development.
The Kidz Bop Kids have nine new holiday dates to their 2015 national tour.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment's boys’ property "Thunderbirds Are Go" is gaining momentum in Australia and New Zealand.
Electronic Arts has launched the new season of "Madden NFL Mobile," which lets football fans become the general manager of their favorite NFL franchise.
Nintendo is the latest partner signed on to bring the hit Japanese brand "Yo-Kai Watch" to the U.S., with an upcoming video game for its 3DS platform.
DreamWorks Animation's chief global brand officer Michael Francis will step down from his full-time duties at the company in December and transition to a consulting role.
Multi-platform media company Shout! Factory has promoted four of its veteran executives.
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