Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
AMC Networks and BBC Worldwide have announced a new long-term partnership that will see AMC take an equity stake in the cable channel BBC America.
CBS Consumer Products has launched a new line of Original Star Trek jewelry from licensee Rocklove.
Disney’s Frozen and Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle characters will come to life this Halloween as some of the year's top costumes.
Nintendo has released the video game "Pokémon Art Academy" exclusively for Nintendo 3DS.
Fuhu, the creator of the Nabi Android tablet for kids, has released the game app "Karaoke Box" complete with the Disney Karaoke: Frozen song bundle.
U.K. sports brand Extreme's energy drink, Extreme Energy, is now available in more than 3,000 bars and clubs across the U.K.
NASCAR has teamed up with property developer AMP Group USA to open I-Drive NASCAR, a new indoor, high-performance kart racing facility in Orlando, Fla.
The Little Gym International is introducing SpongeBob SquarePants-themed Awesome Birthday Bash parties in partnership with Nickelodeon.
Fit For Sport has joined forces with Saban’s Power Rangers emPOWER program in the U.K. to launch a fitness guide to help children "power up."
DHX Brands has launched a major U.K. brand awareness initiative to help promote its new In the Night Garden website and app.
Endemol has invested $13 million in the social casino gaming company Plumbee, which creates free-to-play online and mobile games.
Studio 100’s CGI-animated series “Maya the Bee” will arrive in the U.K. on Tiny Pop Jan. 6.
PixFusion has launched a new multi-media experience for the Green Bay Packers, in a deal brokered by Big Tent Entertainment.
Carte Blanche Group has tapped Pioneer Balloon Company to create a line of balloons featuring its Me to You brand.
Zak Designs is getting a head start on Guardians of the Galaxy fever with plans for two new drinkware items in advance of the upcoming Marvel film’s August release.
Hasbro has expanded its lottery and casino licensing agreement with Scientific Games, which recently merged with WMS Gaming.
King Features has renewed it agreement with Iron Gut Publishing for limited edition collectible artwork featuring Betty Boop in the U.K.
K’Nex Brands has teamed with The Goddard School chain of preschools in the U.S. for an educational campaign featuring Tinkertoy.
In preparation for the 25th anniversary of the Mr. Bean brand in 2015, Tiger Aspect Productions has appointed two new licensing agents.
Nickelodeon has announced plans for a new series called “Breadwinners,” which follows the adventures of two ducks as they operate a bread delivery service.
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