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.
Striker Entertainment, the worldwide licensing agency for It’s Happy Bunny, has appointed Lisle International to represent the Jim Benton brand in the U.K.
Bridal company Alfred Angelo revealed its 2016 Disney Fairy Tale Weddings bridal collection Wednesday at New York Bridal Week.
Commonwealth Toy & Novelty Co. and License 2 Play have teamed up to bring Spookley the Square Pumpkin to range of new products.
King Features Syndicate and the U.K. app developer Boluga have launched a new mobile game featuring iconic comic character Flash Gordon.
Rising Star Games will launch three new Hello Kitty titles for Nintendo platforms in November in the U.K.
A record number of children’s characters will take part in the Brand Licensing Europe character parade at the trade show next week, making it the largest in the show’s 17-year history.
American Greetings Properties has changed its name to American Greetings Entertainment to reflect its focus on expansion for the Care Bears brand and development of new IP.
In honor the 15th anniversary of the classic character Olivia, DreamWorks Animation has teamed with Gymboree to launch an exclusive line of clothing and accessories.
Just in time for Halloween, Warner Bros. Consumer Products has partnered with Rubie’s Costume Co., PPW Toys and ICup to introduce new adult, kids' and pet costumes.
Chalk Line is planning a collection of its iconic Fanimation jackets featuring some of WWE’s biggest Legends.
Nelvana has partnered with Moose Toys to develop content for two of Moose Toys’ key new brands, Shopkins and Mutant Mania.
Withit Licensing has renewed their contract with Jumbo, the biggest toy store chain in Greece, for a product range featuring artwork from the lifestyle brand Joey & Joy.
Rocket Licensing has brokered a deal that will see the Very Hungry Caterpillar featured in an on-pack promotion of Cawston Press fruit juices.
Biscuiteers has signed a delicious deal with Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. and Ireland for a range of iced biscuits, cupcakes and cakes.
Lawless Entertainment announced a deal with PBS Distribution to handle DVD and digital distribution for “Suzy’s Zoo, A Day with Witzy” in U.S. and Canada.
Warner Bros. U.K. has named Brand & Deliver to create and execute marketing promotions for Scooby-Doo and Tom & Jerry in 2015.
Pittsburgh-based startup PieceMaker Technologies will debut its retail 3D printing kiosks at two Toys ‘R’ Us locations later this month.
Viz Media has launched the first-ever product line for the classic anime property Doraemon in the U.S.
Turner Broadcasting has acquired the U.K. pay TV rights for Lupus Films’ animated preschool series “Toot the Tiny Tugboat.”
Pretty Ugly has partnered with Fathead to create a collection of Uglydoll wall graphics.
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