Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Netflix and American Greetings Properties are collaborating on an original kids' series starring the Care Bears.
DHX Media’s Caillou preschool brand is turning 25 next year, and to celebrate, DHX Brands is planning a year-long celebration.
Bleacher Creatures is planning a line of plush dolls featuring characters from New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ The Hobbit trilogy.
Winter sports brand Burton has unveiled a new limited edition holiday line of snowboards adorned with iconic starlet Marilyn Monroe.
Pretty Ugly has partnered with Fathead to create a collection of Uglydoll wall graphics.
Outfit7 has appointed Dream Theatre to represent its digital brand Talking Tom and Friends in India.
Iron Gut Publishing has released a new limited edition print in its Wallace & Gromit art collection exclusively at Selfridges in London.
Uncommon Cases has released a new line of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus cases featuring Pretty Ugly's Uglydoll characters.
Disney has announced Sofia the First as the newest member of the "Color & Play 3D" app family.
Penguin U.K. has released a new holiday title featuring the British animal charity Battersea Dogs and Cats Home.
Saban is holding an art exhibition and pop-up shop this weekend to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Power Rangers brand.
FremantleMedia’s Tree Fu Tom was among a group of celebrities and characters who attended a Christmas tea party for 50 children with terminal illnesses.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has tapped Ruckus Media Group to bring e-books featuring top characters to mobile markets.
HBO Global Licensing and Funko are adding to their line of Game of Thrones figures with a collection of 2.5-inch mini-figures.
Giromax has released a new line of trading cards in Spain featuring the new app, “Angry Birds Go!” under license from Rovio Entertainment.
GungHo Online Entertainment has partnered with Sanrio to feature Hello Kitty and other characters in its mobile game “Puzzle & Dragons.”
King Features Syndicate has partnered with social games developer Dragonplay for the new “Popeye Slots” game app.
Amazon Publishing is planning seven new Kindle Worlds on its e-reader fan fiction platform based on properties including G.I. Joe and “Veronica Mars.”
Nickelodeon Consumer Products offered a sneak peak of its new toy collections in advance of the American International Toy Fair next week.
Tomy International is previewing its 2014 lineup for Chuggington, Sonic the Hedgehog, Pokemon and John Deere.
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