As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
San Diego Comic-Con, which was held July 18-21, is a pop culture convention that serves as a testing ground for properties and a strong market for product exclusives.
Retailers are looking to exclusive designers, celebrity partnerships or hot properties to bring new, fashionable apparel options to customers.
Marvel will launch its next major franchise, Guardians of the Galaxy, in 2014 and is already building an out of this world consumer products program.
With a new original movie and several other programs, Disney Channels is leveraging its creative tide and its synergy with DCP to create the next wave of popular franchises.
Macy’s and Lids Sports Group are teaming up to open sports team merchandise departments.
Disney Interactive has released a new iPad app that allows fans to explore the world of Disney animation.
The Jim Henson Company has officially launched its newest preschool property, Chatter Zoo.
SEGA Europe has tapped London Cakes for Sonic the Hedgehog-themed party cakes.
Duncan Toys Company and Walt Disney Parks and Resorts have entered into a long-term strategic alliance.
Sanrio is kicking of the U.S. re-launch of the Mr. Men Little Miss brand this weekend at Fred Segal in LA.
DTI has signed an agreement with SEGA of America to include SEGA’s top games in its in-flight airline entertainment platforms.
Namco Bandai and K’Nex have launched a new line of building sets inspired by the animated Pac-Man series.
Zodiak Kids has appointed Komar to create a range of sleepwear for its preschool series “Tickety Toc.”
Disney Consumer Products has revealed the product collection for Disneytoon Studios' upcoming animated film, Disney's Planes.
Ravensburger has signed on to create puzzles and jigsaws for the CBeebies preschool series “Woolly and Tig.”
DreamWorks Animation has named retail veteran Paul Kurzawa to the newly created position of head of retail development.
Saban Brands has sold the latest installment of the Power Rangers franchise to the U.K’s Channel 5.
Collegiate Licensing Company and NCAA Football have launched the 2nd annual College Colors Day Spirit Cup.
Warner Music Group has teamed up with Abel Fly Reel for a limited edition Grateful Dead fly-fishing reel.
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