The anime series ‘Yo-Kai Watch’ has taken Japan by storm. Now the brand is looking west, with plans to launch across Europe, the Americas and Australia/New Zealand.
Striker Entertainment, the worldwide licensing agency for It’s Happy Bunny, has appointed Lisle International to represent the Jim Benton brand in the U.K.
Bridal company Alfred Angelo revealed its 2016 Disney Fairy Tale Weddings bridal collection Wednesday at New York Bridal Week.
Commonwealth Toy & Novelty Co. and License 2 Play have teamed up to bring Spookley the Square Pumpkin to range of new products.
King Features Syndicate and the U.K. app developer Boluga have launched a new mobile game featuring iconic comic character Flash Gordon.
Rising Star Games will launch three new Hello Kitty titles for Nintendo platforms in November in the U.K.
A record number of children’s characters will take part in the Brand Licensing Europe character parade at the trade show next week, making it the largest in the show’s 17-year history.
American Greetings Properties has changed its name to American Greetings Entertainment to reflect its focus on expansion for the Care Bears brand and development of new IP.
In honor the 15th anniversary of the classic character Olivia, DreamWorks Animation has teamed with Gymboree to launch an exclusive line of clothing and accessories.
Just in time for Halloween, Warner Bros. Consumer Products has partnered with Rubie’s Costume Co., PPW Toys and ICup to introduce new adult, kids' and pet costumes.
Chalk Line is planning a collection of its iconic Fanimation jackets featuring some of WWE’s biggest Legends.
Disguise has renewed its agreement with Disney Consumer Products for Halloween costumes and accessories based on top Disney properties.
Here’s a breakdown of 15 trends to watch this year–five licensors, five categories and five properties.
Pretty Ugly has launched a new line of co-branded Uglydoll/Wizard of Oz collectible figurines in partnership with licensee the Hamilton Collection.
Disney Cruise Line has announced plans for new, daylong Star Wars celebrations aboard eight of its Disney Fantasy sailings in 2016.
Flux Animation Studio has tapped Brandberry to develop its Furmaids property, which features magical animals that transform into animal/mermaid hybrids when they enter the water.
Mattel's "Thomas & Friends" is embarking on a world tour as they leave the Island of Sodor to travel the globe in 52 new 3-minute digital shorts that will air on YouTube.
CJ Products has added characters from the TV series "VeggieTales in the House" to its line of Pillow Pets foldable plush.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products and LAFIG Belgium, the official licensor of the Smurfs brand, have renewed Jakks Pacific's as the master toy licensee for the franchise.
Rovio Entertainment has partnered with U.K. game developer Outplay Entertainment to launch a new crossover mobile game, "Angry Birds Stella Pop!"
The iStoryTime Library from Cupcake Digital is adding to its catalog of properties in a new deal for Thomas & Friends storybooks.
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