Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Disney’s Frozen and Nickelodeon's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle characters will come to life this Halloween as some of the year's top costumes.
Nintendo has released the video game "Pokémon Art Academy" exclusively for Nintendo 3DS.
The Little Gym International is introducing SpongeBob SquarePants-themed Awesome Birthday Bash parties in partnership with Nickelodeon.
Fit For Sport has joined forces with Saban’s Power Rangers emPOWER program in the U.K. to launch a fitness guide to help children "power up."
Ireland's An Post has issued a collectible four-stamp set celebrating video game icons Nintendo’s Mario and SEGA’ s Sonic the Hedgehog.
Rocket Licensing has brokered a deal that will see the Very Hungry Caterpillar featured in an on-pack promotion of Cawston Press fruit juices.
The Freestyle Football Federation has commissioned Northern Creative Studio to create a team of animated characters to promote the fast-growing sport.
Walt Disney Animation Studios has announced plans for a new animated film, Moana, which is scheduled to hit theaters in late 2016.
StoryToys and The Eric Carle Studio have released of “My Very Hungry Caterpillar,” the first fully interactive 3D app based on the Eric Carle character.
Entertainment One Licensing’s Peppa Pig is stepping onto the printed page with a new magazine from Redan Publishing, as well as a trio of other new licensees.
ABC will air a Captain America spin-off series based on the female lead in the films Agent Peggy Carter.
U.K. fashion label Drop Dead has created a capsule collection featuring Itchy & Scratchy of “The Simpsons” fame.
CandyRific has expanded its license with Disney Consumer Products to include two new characters.
Sanrio is kicking off a year of festivities to celebrate the 40th anniversary of pop icon Hello Kitty.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA is working with licensees and retailers to celebrate the synergy between its brands and sports.
Thomas the Tank Engine will come to life next year with the opening of the Thomas Land theme park in South Carver, Mass.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA has teamed up with MyBrandEmail to develop personalized e-mail addresses featuring its slate of classic characters.
Following an international tour, “Nickelodeon’s Dora the Explorer Live! Search for the City of Lost Toys” will debut in Hong Kong next month.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Central West Produce are bringing Looney Tunes characters to packaged strawberries in the U.S. and Canada.
“Tree Fu Tom” will take to the U.K. stage in 2015, in a deal between Fremantle Media Kids & Family Entertainment and Premier Stage Productions.
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