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.
Sanrio has launched a new high-fashion collaboration for Hello Kitty with the Australian fashion designer Leroy Nguyen, in a deal brokered by Haven Licensing.
Coolabi Group is planning a Christmas-themed "Clangers" Facebook campaign–12 Days of Brilliant Surprises–to support the property's new product range.
Entertainment One's preschool property "Peppa Pig" has taken root in Mexico following its debut on the country's Channel 5 in November 2013.
Sanrio has appointed Wow! Stuff as the master gift licensee for its Mr. Men & Little Miss, with a new range of gift and novelty items set to launch in 2016.
The Eric Carle Studio and its licensing agency, The Joester Loria Group, are bringing the stage show "The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show and Other Timeless Stories" to the U.S.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts unveiled the winners of the 20th annual British Academy Children’s Awards in London on Sunday.
Rockpool has been appointed at licensing agent for Tractor Ted following the brand’s new partnership with Nickelodeon U.K.
The British home goods store Butlers is spending a second holiday season with Peanuts, featuring a special edition Christmas collection.
Marvel is looking beyond its core franchises in a new retail roll out that focuses on the characters Daredevil, The Punisher, Jessica Jones and Deadpool.
Paws, Inc., alongside its roster of international agents, has signed 22 new deals for the classic cat character Garfield.
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media has released the new app “Cars Daredevil Garage,” which lets fans scan Mattel diecast cars.
Brazilian footwear brand Havaianas has entered into a new strategic alliance with the Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort and Disney Vacation Club.
Scooby-Doo and Shaggy are the latest characters to join the upcoming "LEGO Dimensions" video game from Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment.
Editions Albert Réné is continuing to grow its heritage character brand Asterix with new content, retail promotions and other activations.
Bare Tree Media has launched "emojiTap," a new mobile offering that gives users access to branded emojis and digital stickers from a host of top brands.
Lead actors from some of the entertainment brands that will be featured in "LEGO Dimensions" are lending their voices to the upcoming video game.
Junibacken, Moomin Characters and its agent Bulls Licensing will donate all of this weekend’s ticket proceeds to the Red Cross in aid of refugees.
Characters from Minions and Star Wars will be top costume choices this Halloween, according to the National Retail Federation's annual survey.
On Oct. 5 Nickelodeon will the launch a '90s-centric channel called The Splat (in reference to the network's '90s branding).
C3 Entertainment has licensed The Three Stooges brand to Cool Patches.
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