With the series' 50th anniversary in full swing, the BBC's iconic sci-fi franchise celebrates five decades as a global phenomenon and brand licensing juggernaut.
The U.K. virtual kids’ site BinWeevils.com has named board member Rod Henwood as its new chief executive officer.
Despicable Me 2 has arrived at Toys ‘R’ Us, with a full range of toys based on the upcoming film.
Microsoft announced two new content partnerships with Steven Spielberg and the NFL.
The Build-A-Bear Workshop has teamed up with Nickelodeon to offer SpongeBob SquarePants plush.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has appointed VMC Accessories to produce a Matt Hatter Chronicles dress-up line.
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has signed its first-ever publishing deal in Kazakhstan.
Creativity International has teamed up with Tesco in the U.K. to feature Mister Maker craft packs.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Lisa Silverman Meyers to SVP of operations and business planning for NVCP.
CBS Consumer Products has made first contact in Brazil, Germany, Japan and the U.K. with a series of Star Trek e-commerce sites.
The International Basketball Federation has appointed CPLG to build a licensing program for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
Cuipo, the social enterprise working to preserve the world’s rainforest, has launched a sock collaboration featuring nationally recognized rock artists.
The Walt Disney Co. and Netflix have announced a new partnership that will see four new Marvel TV series arrive on the Internet TV network.
TV personality Bethenny Frankel has added a new non-alcoholic option to her line of Skinnygirl beverages.
Saban Brands’ subsidiary Zui has launched a new mobile app for its kid-safe Internet browser KidZui.
Redan Alchemy has appointed Golden Bear as the master toy partner for the iconic British kids’ brand The Sooty Show.
Discovery Communications has teamed up for a line of environmentally friendly pet waste products under the Animal Planet brand.
Pretty Ugly has launched a new line of plush featuring Android-versions of Uglydoll characters, inspired by Google’s operating system.
Space Enterprises has appointed Kaynak Licensing Co. as the licensing agent for “The Hive” in Turkey and Middle East.
Cortina Leomil Group has partnered with the Rich Footwear Group to create a line of footwear featuring British boy band One Direction.
Rovio Entertainment has appointed Megalicense to represent licensing and retail initiatives for its Angry Birds brand in Russia.
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