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.
Kabam has extended its collaboration with Marvel Entertainment to create a second free-to-play mobile game based on Super Heroes of the Marvel Universe.
Chinese production house UP Studios has partnered with the Suzhou (located just outside of Shanghai) shopping mall Link City to promote its animated characters BOOMi and Bibop.
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.
Imagine by Rubie’s, a toy division of Rubie’s Costume Company that creates everyday dress-up products, has lined up a super-sized roster of brands for 2015.
American Greetings Properties has announced a series of new apparel and accessories collaborations for brands including Care Bears, Strawberry Shortcake and Madballs.
Nickelodeon Viacom Consumer Products has partnered with French lingerie brand Undiz to launch a SpongeBob SquarePants collection for summer.
Fox Animation, the studio behind the Ice Age and Rio franchises, has secured the motion pictures rights to the iconic Mr. Men Little Miss characters.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Animation are planning a wave of new content inspired by two of the company’s most successful toy lines.
VIZ Media has published the latest graphic novel in its line of original Hello Kitty titles, Hello Kitty: It's About Time.
Singer/songwriter and actor Nick Jonas, formerly of the boy band The Jonas Brothers, will host Nickelodeon's 28th annual Kids' Choice Awards.
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