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.
Endemol has appointed new senior management in North America.
Sesame Workshop and CBeebies are joining forces for the new children’s series, “The Furchester,” featuring Sesame Street Muppets.
PEI Licensing has tapped Bioworld Merchandising to create accessories inspired by golfing legend Ben Hogan.
Big Tent Entertainment has added four new partners in the U.K., Benelux and France for its character Domo.
The Joester Loria Group has tapped Penguin Young Readers Group as The Hive's new U.S. publishing partner.
LucasArts and Disney Mobile have teamed up with NimbleBit for the cross-over app "Star Wars: Tiny Death Star.”
Grateful Dead Properties has inked a new deal with Rasta Imposta to create Halloween costumes featuring the Grateful Dead.
The European Licensing Company has been appointed to represent Zenit St. Petersburg.
Kratt Brothers Company and 9 Story Entertainment have named Wicked Cool Toys as master toy licensee for "Wild Kratts.”
Outfit7 is developing a TV series based on its Talking Tom and Talking Friends app properties.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA is marking the growth of its licensing business in the Middle East at the Dubai Brand Licensing Fair.
The U.S. Postal Service has released a limited edition stamp collection featuring Harry Potter, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
Disney Store is getting a jump-start on Black Friday shopping with the launch of its Magical Week Sale beginning today.
Cartoon Network has started production on the first Asia Pacific-made series developed for global distribution.
Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan is making the move into licensing, with the launch of the new fashion and fitness lifestyle brand, HRX.
CafePress has launched the official online store for Cartoon Network’s animated series “Annoying Orange.”
Disney Interactive has released a new web series based on the Disney Parks attraction It’s a Small World, in partnership with Rosetta Stone.
British boy band Union J has signed its 25th U.K. licensing partner in five months with a little help from Stephen Mills, the band’s licensing manager.
Blokker stores across Benelux are promoting Rainbow’s girls’ property Winx Club with a coloring contest that will run through the end of January.
Animal Planet has teamed up with Perfetti Van Melle to raise funds to save the black rhino with products featuring Chupa Chups and Mentos.
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