Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
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.
This holiday season, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and friends will appear on a line of USPS Forever stamps.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has extended its contract with toy partner Jakks Pacific for the boys’ action property Slugterra.
FAO Schwarz is celebrating the holidays with one-of-a-kind gifts and festive décor and is offering shoppers the chance to give back.
Disney has unveiled new details of the Shanghai Disney Resort including a Toy Story-themed hotel, Magic Kingdom-style theme park and Disneytown shopping district.
Konami Digital Entertainment has released a large assortment of new Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game products for beginners and veterans.
RJM Licensing has signed on to represent professional photographer Lara Jo Regan’s collection, Dogs in Cars.
Ubisoft has launched the new video game "Rabbids Invasion: The Interactive TV Show" today in the U.K.
Sony Computer Entertainment America has launched the first dedicated webstore for its game studio Naughty Dog at Shop.NaughtyDog.com.
Rovio Entertainment has appointed Megalicense to represent licensing and retail initiatives for its Angry Birds brand in Russia.
An animated Popeye commercial for Mama Lucchetti pasta has won an Effie Award as the most effective commercial in its category.
Marvel Entertainment has joined forces with C-Preme for a line of helmets with 3D designs of Marvel’s Super Heroes.
DreamWorks Animation has joined forces with Fuhu to create the DreamTab, a new kids’ tablet with exclusive content and new DWA games.
Magic Light Pictures has signed a deal with Bajo to craft five new Gruffalo wooden toys as part of the brand’s anniversary celebrations.
Entertainment One’s lifestyle brand So So Happy has been included in Trigger Happy’s “Toon Hero” iPad app.
Pretty Ugly, owner of the Uglydoll brand, has partnered with Howard Keys for a line of keys, key chains and lanyards.
Mind Candy has released the “Moshi Monsters Village?” app globally, following the game’s debut in the U.K. late last year.
Fisher-Price, a subsidiary of Mattel, has tapped Neat-Oh! to develop a new storage product for the Thomas & Friends Wooden Railway track system.
Nickelodeon and Mega Brands are adding SpongeBob SquarePants to their line of Mega Bloks kids’ construction toys.
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