Multi-channel network Maker Studios is quickly making a name for itself. Now as it further aligns with Disney and has named a dedicated head of licensing, even bigger things are on the horizon.
Six Flags Over Texas is expanding its Gotham City section with the addition of three new DC Comics-themed rides, created in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
The Hello Kitty museum retrospective "Hello! Exploring the Supercute World of Hello Kitty," will be on display at the EMP Museum in Seattle, Wash., beginning Nov. 14.
Sept. 9 will mark the inaugural National Care Bears #ShareYourCare Day, developed by Care Bears brand owner American Greetings Properties.
Nickelodeon is planning "The SpongeBob Musical," which will feature original songs from musical greats including Steven Tyler, John Legend and Cyndi Lauper.
After opening a temporary Hummingmint Café in Copenhagen, which features the newly created fawn character, Sanrio is sending the concept to Japan.
runDisney is adding a second series of Star Wars-inspired races to its 2016 lineup, this time featuring the Dark Side.
DHX Brands is collaborating with Jo Jingles, which develops preschool music and movement classes in the U.K., to create an "In the Night Garden" activity program.
Jazzercise is bringing its Kids Get Fit outreach program to schools around the world in an effort to help children understand the benefits of regular exercise.
Disney Interactive has partnered with Gameloft for "Disney Magic Kingdoms," which will let players build their own theme park.
Creation Entertainment and CBS Consumer Products will host the Official Star Trek 50th Anniversary Convention next summer in Las Vegas, Nev.
Zodiak Kids has partnered with Live Nation to develop a live theater show for the Mister Maker brand that will tour Australia and New Zealand.
Flair and Disney got the highest deliveries ever reported for a Twitter party for a children’s product, reaching more than 1.8 million unique accounts.
Cupcake Digital and DHX Media will release a new kids app, “A Very Yo Gabba Gabba! Christmas.”
Auto event brand Monster Jam has released a host of new toy offerings, continued its program at Lowe's and added new trucks to its mobile game.
Sprint is ending its title sponsorship for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series after the 2016 season.
The biggest names in tennis took center court Saturday alongside Nickelodeon characters at the sold out Australian Open Kids Tennis Day in Melbourne.
Restaurant chain Latitude 360 has partnered with the marketing consulting agency Brand Synergy Group to develop a new events platform at its three locations.
Cartoon Network and footwear brand Dr. Martens drew a crowd Saturday with a "bounce mob" in London to celebrate the new "Adventure Time" boot range.
Action sports entertainment company Nitro Circus has tapped veteran consumer products executive Peter Maule to develop its global licensing and retail business.
Cartoon Network has unveiled a special airplane on Thai Smile Airways featuring the network's "Adventure Time" brand.
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