As Saban Brands celebrates its fifth anniversary, the company has grown from one iconic franchise to 11 brands and approaching $1 billion in retail sales worldwide.
Studio 100 Film has tapped Primal Screen to distribute its Maya the Bee movie in the U.K. and Scandinavia.
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of "Thomas & Friends," Mattel and the mobile platform Speakaboos will offer free interactive stories for Android devices.
Sanrio has partnered with The Mentholatum Company's Softlips Cube 5-in-1 Lip Care to launch a new collection of Hello Kitty lip balms.
BBC Worldwide has appointed Jasnor as the master toy licensee for “Hey Duggee” in Australia and New Zealand.
The World of Eric Carle has inked a deal with Parragon to create a new collection of stationery and gifting items based on Carle's signature artwork.
American Greetings Properties is expanding the Care Bears' digital offerings with plans to launch six new mobile apps this year.
Entertainment One Licensing has extended its partnership with Character Options in a new deal that will see the company develop Peppa Pig construction toys.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as worldwide representative for television co-production and distribution of Blabla Kids.
Adventure Theatre MTC in Glen Echo, Maryland, will premiere its new production "Garfield: The Musical with Cattitude" June 19.
Lawless Entertainment and Dina Asia Pacific have brought the characters of Little Suzy’s Zoo to The Westwood Mall in Hong Kong
Lifestyle brand Lexington Clothing Company has partnered with Hilaria Baldwin, wife of Alec Baldwin, to launch the new Hamptonite capsule collection.
Saban Brands has appointed Daniel Castle as managing director of strategic business development.
Finnish sneaker brand Karhu has launched a new line of shoes featuring the classic Finnish character Moomin, in a deal brokered by Bulls Licensing.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA has inked a deal with Allegre HKM to devlop a range of plush in Europe featuring its Looney Tunes NBA co-brand.
Nickelodeon has partnered with Nice Events to produce its third year of the family friendly music festival in Australia, Slimefest.
MAC Cosmetics and Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products will debut the new The Simpsons limited-edition makeup line at San Diego Comic-Con.
Hasbro and Shapeways are combining powers to launch SuperFanArt.com, a 3D printing marketplace and community that will allow fans to promote their artwork and creations.
Uglydoll and DC Comics are showcasing their cross-over line, featuring Pretty Ugly characters styled as DC Comics superheroes, at Comic-Con this week.
The 45th anniversary season of “Sesame Street” will premiere September 15 on PBS Kids.
It’Sugar will introduce a line of “Saturday Night Live”-themed candy and novelty items celebrating 40 years of the TV show.
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