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.
Parragon has been named Disney's 2014 Licensee of the Year in Australia
Angry Birds celebrated its fifth “BirdDay” Thursday with a number of events in its home market of Finland and the launch of a new "Angry Birds" app episode.
Nickelodeon has released a number of character-based holiday products in partnership with licensees in the U.K.
American Greetings Properties is collaborating with Spanish fashion designer Krizia Robustella for a collection of Care Bears apparel.
Card.com has teamed with John Wayne Enterprises to bring the John Wayne brand to a line of pre-paid MasterCards in the U.S.
Warner Bros.’ classic Looney Tunes characters Tweety and Bugs Bunny have been reimagined by 10 top fashion designers for a new kids' apparel collection.
Design brand Tired Ted has bagged another licensing partner, with Cherry Orchard Publishing signing up for greetings cards.
Acamar has signed a new publishing deal for its "Bing" TV series that will see Immediate Media feature the character in the official CBeebies magazine.
International Merchandising, Promotion & Services has appointed Rocket Licensing as the exclusive agent for the Smurfs brand in the U.K. and Eire.
Sakar International has signed on to create a line of youth electronics for the Peanuts brand and renewed its licensing partnership with Nickelodeon.
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