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The late famed pianist Liberace is set to play for audiences once again, thanks to a new partnership between the Liberace Foundation and Hologram USA.
Viacom International Media Networks Asia has opened the doors of its first retail store in Malaysia, in advance of the debut of a theme park in the region.
Global entertainment company ZeptoLab, creators of the “Cut the Rope” game app, has launched a new mobile game-“My Om Nom.”
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has partnered for the launch of “The Smurfs: iTalk,” an app that allows kids to interact with their very own Smurf.
The first-ever Thomas racing app, “Thomas & Friends: Go Go Thomas!,” has launched in the Apple App Store.
Nickelodeon has released a number of character-based holiday products in partnership with licensees in the U.K.
Sesame Workshop has appointed Mag Brands to produce a range of Sesame Street outerwear for the U.S.
Nickelodeon is celebrating the holidays with activations at shopping malls and recreation parks in Asia, South Africa and at Russia’s Domodedovo Airport.
Norman Bridwell, the author/illustrator of the Clifford the Big Red Dog children’s books died on Dec. 12 at the age of 86.
A customized version of the holiday film The Snowman and The Snowdog has been released on the U.K.’s Emirates Greenwich Peninsula Terminal cable car.
Random House Children’s Books is kicking off the new year with a raft of new titles based on its top children’s characters, TV shows and movies.
Digital Giving’s charity app “T-Shirt Booth” has added its 20th licensed character–DC Thomson’s Oor Wullie.
Big Tent Entertainment has tapped Kelly Toy to create a line of Domo-branded pet products in the U.S. and Canada.
Anita Gatto has joined Entertainment One Licensing’s pop culture and lifestyle division in the newly created role of vice president of marketing.
IDW Publishing is expanding its micro comic fun packs with a set of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles collectibles, under license from Nickelodeon.
Fisher-Price, a subsidiary of Mattel, has tapped Neat-Oh! to develop a new storage product for the Thomas & Friends Wooden Railway track system.
Nickelodeon and Mega Brands are adding SpongeBob SquarePants to their line of Mega Bloks kids’ construction toys.
Gund is adding to its line of Grumpy Cat products that launched in July 2013.
SpongeBob SquarePants made his Milan Fashion Week debut this week in a new fashion range from Moschino.
Mars Chocolate North America has launched a new TV commercial for M&M’s that features the GEICO Gecko.
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