Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Netflix and American Greetings Properties are collaborating on an original kids' series starring the Care Bears.
DHX Media’s Caillou preschool brand is turning 25 next year, and to celebrate, DHX Brands is planning a year-long celebration.
Bleacher Creatures is planning a line of plush dolls featuring characters from New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ The Hobbit trilogy.
Winter sports brand Burton has unveiled a new limited edition holiday line of snowboards adorned with iconic starlet Marilyn Monroe.
Pretty Ugly has partnered with Fathead to create a collection of Uglydoll wall graphics.
Outfit7 has appointed Dream Theatre to represent its digital brand Talking Tom and Friends in India.
Iron Gut Publishing has released a new limited edition print in its Wallace & Gromit art collection exclusively at Selfridges in London.
Uncommon Cases has released a new line of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus cases featuring Pretty Ugly's Uglydoll characters.
Disney has announced Sofia the First as the newest member of the "Color & Play 3D" app family.
Penguin U.K. has released a new holiday title featuring the British animal charity Battersea Dogs and Cats Home.
Paws, Inc. has tapped the consulting firm Philliou Partners to represent the Garfield brand to card-issuing banks outside of the U.S.
Comune di Milano, Rai Fiction and Team Entertainment are planning an exhibition featuring Calimero in Milan, Italy, beginning this Friday.
Entertainment One’s Peppa Pig is continuing to line up partners around the world as it launches a range of merchandise for Latin America.
Random House Children’s Books is kicking off the new year with a raft of new titles based on its top children’s characters, TV shows and movies.
Digital Giving’s charity app “T-Shirt Booth” has added its 20th licensed character–DC Thomson’s Oor Wullie.
Big Tent Entertainment has tapped Kelly Toy to create a line of Domo-branded pet products in the U.S. and Canada.
Anita Gatto has joined Entertainment One Licensing’s pop culture and lifestyle division in the newly created role of vice president of marketing.
IDW Publishing is expanding its micro comic fun packs with a set of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles collectibles, under license from Nickelodeon.
Giromax has released the new Angry Birds Go! line of mini Clay Buddies kits that let kids bring the Rovio characters to life in clay models.
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