Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Walt Disney Animation Studios has announced plans for a new animated film, Moana, which is scheduled to hit theaters in late 2016.
StoryToys and The Eric Carle Studio have released of “My Very Hungry Caterpillar,” the first fully interactive 3D app based on the Eric Carle character.
Entertainment One Licensing’s Peppa Pig is stepping onto the printed page with a new magazine from Redan Publishing, as well as a trio of other new licensees.
KidQuest, the app that provides interactive children’s crafts, experiments and activities, has announced partnerships with four leading children’s brands.
Next Monday, "Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest" returns to PBS Kids, kicking off the ninth season of the series with a week of new episodes.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has tapped Mega Brands to develop a new kids' construction line based on the Despicable Me franchise.
The kids' world Kuboo.com is bringing the classic character Popeye to its online experience in a new deal with Hearst's King Features.
Sesame Workshop and ToyTalk have signed a two-year research partnership agreement to explore ways to advance literacy learning among preschool-aged children.
Genius Brands International, creators of the TV series "Warren Buffett's Secret Millionaire's Club," has launched the 4th annual Grow Your Own Business Challenge for kids.
Sewing machine company Brother International Malaysia has launched two special anniversary edition Hello Kitty home sewing machines.
The Walt Disney Company China has unveiled plans for the company's first store on the Chinese mainland.
Sesame Workshop presented a slew of new apps at its Digital Playground event Nov. 5 with previews of upcoming and newly released games.
Sanrio and jewelry designer Onch Movement are launching a new collaboration today featuring Hello Kitty.
Garfield is paying a visit to the Facebook game “Gourmet Ranch” for Thanksgiving.
Sesame Workshop has signed on as an official affiliate of Team USA and the U.S. Olympic Committee for the Sochi Olympics.
Zak Designs is getting ready for Marvel Entertainment’s The Amazing Spider-Man 2 with a line of mealtime products for kids.
Nintendo Direct and SEGA have teamed up to release new downloadable content for the new Wii U game “Sonic Lost World.”
Viz Media is giving Xbox users across North America a new way to personalize their avatars with costumes featuring the ninja manga brand Naruto Shippuden.
DenTek has created a new line of Looney Tunes dental care products for kids under license by Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
Lucasfilm Animation gave the world its first look at the newest “Star Wars Rebels” character at the Nuremberg Toy Fair.
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