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.
Outfit7 is showcasing its flagship property, "Talking Tom and Friends," this week at BLE, with new product from dozens of licensing partners.
The Moomin Characters brand has seen a 27 percent revenue increase thus far this year, according to the brand's master agent Bulls Licensing.
Apparel licensee TSPTR has launched a new range of high-end clothing featuring the classic King Features character Popeye.
Mars Chocolate North America has paired its M&M’s brand with 20th Century Fox’s upcoming movie X-Men: Apocalypse.
Dynamite has released the first-ever Grumpy Cat comic book, The Misadventures of Grumpy Cat and Pokey #1, which hit comics retailers worldwide Oct. 7.
Kennedy Publishing will feature Dramaforum's Petra’s Planet in two of its preschool magazines–Cute in the U.K. and So Süß in Germany.
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.
WWE Studios and independent British production and financing company Richwater Films will co-produce and co-finance two upcoming films.
King Features Syndicate has teamed with a number of brands for a capsule collection featuring rivals Popeye and Bluto.
Pantone has created its first character-inspired color based on the Minions characters from Illumination Entertainment and Universal's Despicable Me franchise.
DC Entertainment, Warner Bros. Animation, Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Mattel have joined forces to launch a new superhero brand aimed at girls.
Knockout Licensing has developed a new Boo–The World’s Cutest Dog branded offering in the weather app "Weather Puppy."
Disney is adding a new ingredient to its Star Wars weekends at the Disney World Resort–a themed pop-up restaurant and branded food items at park restaurants.
The Dreamworld theme park in Australia will open ABC Kids World in June, featuring characters and brands from national broadcaster ABC Kids.
New NFLPI licensees, entertainment brands line up for Licensing Expo; and Nickelodeon's "Blaze" arrives at Toys 'R' Us ... this is the news that shaped the week of May 11.
Tactic Games has been granted rights to create games based on Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures' Despicable Me film franchise, including the upcoming prequel Minions.
Target has launched a line of gear featuring the Peanuts gang as the brand celebrates its 65th anniversary and readies for its big screen debut Nov. 6.
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