Multi-channel network Maker Studios is quickly making a name for itself. Now as it further aligns with Disney and has named a dedicated head of licensing, even bigger things are on the horizon.
The NFL Players Association has added six new licensees to its roster for products including women’s apparel, toys, personalized video messages and more.
In its search for the next generation of talent, Disney XD will look no further than fellow Walt Disney Company subsidiary Maker Studios.
To celebrate the start of the college football season, the Collegiate Licensing Company is promoting the 11th annual College Colors Day, taking place Friday.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment has released a new video game inspired by the world of Mad Max.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has hired Cynthia Rapp as senior vice president of global creative.
Ink Global has unveiled a new animated television property, "The Mojicons," inspired by the modern digital world.
Bulova has launched a cobranded timepiece featuring one of the world's top football clubs, Manchester United.
Nickelodeon is planning "The SpongeBob Musical," which will feature original songs from musical greats including Steven Tyler, John Legend and Cyndi Lauper.
Bicycle manufacturer TI Cycles of India has acquired the license for Ridley Bikes Belgium in a deal that covers India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Myanmar.
After opening a temporary Hummingmint Café in Copenhagen, which features the newly created fawn character, Sanrio is sending the concept to Japan.
Planeta Junior has appointed Luis Ortega Bordes as country manager for Spain and Portugal.
Celebrity entertainer and wedding planner David Tutera has partnered with jewelry manufacturer Fuzion Creations for an extensive collection of fashion jewelry.
NFL Players Inc. has added seven new licensing partners to expand its presence in areas such as mobile, digital and collegiate co-branded merchandise.
The Care Bears partnered with Studio Movie Grill to bring the movie A Belly Badge for Wonderheart to the big screen for the first time.
Rovio Entertainment has signed Brand Central to extend the "Angry Birds" licensing program into the food and beverage category in the United States.
Breakthrough Entertainment has appointment veteran executive and producer Martha Sepulveda as director of development and production, kids and family entertainment.
In anticipation of the July 10 release of Universal's Minions, Build-A-Bear Workshop has debuted a collection of customizable Minions plush, featuring Kevin, Stuart and Bob.
Sony Pictures Television has picked up the new CGI preschool series featuring Dick Bruna’s classic character Miffy, for its preschool channel Tiny Pop.
Disney Consumer Products has launched the new product line for the upcoming Disney/Pixar movie Inside Out, arriving in theaters June 19.
Bulldog Licensing has added new licensees in the U.K. and Eire region for the collectible brand Shopkins.
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