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.
Imira Entertainment is launching its multi-screen, multi-language kids' content platform "iMIRAPLAY" on Samsung smart TVs.
Literary agency Prava i Prevodi has been appointed as sub-agent for Roberto Ricci’s young adult fantasy series, The Red Harlequin, in 19 countries.
A new study by the Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association has revealed the top licensed toy brands among British children.
Scripps Networks International has created a new in-house International Program Sales and Distribution department that will bring new fresh content to MIPCOM.
DC Thomson Consumer Products has announced new developments for its food brand, Maw Broon’s Kitchen, inspired by the matriarch of The Sunday Post weekly comic strip.
Pretty Ugly has tapped Franco Manufacturing to create extensions in the bedding, bath and beach product categories for its Uglydoll brand in North America.
Brandgenuity is shifting the licensing for Gas Monkey Garage (home to the hit Discovery show “Fast ‘N Loud”) into high gear with the addition of four new partners.
This Halloween, Warner Bros. Consumer Products is introducing adult, children and even pet costumes for its top properties.
A&B TV and Bulldog Licensing have inked a deal with Box of Frogs Media to produce a series of interactive app books based on the animated duo Roobarb and Custard.
Crosby Brand Management Group has signed on to represent the Bruce Lee brand as a sub-agent of United Talent Agency in Asia Pacific.
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