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.
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.
In addition to showcasing its own float in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade, GoldieBlox is also giving girls the chance to build their own float.
In honor of the upcoming Jubilee of Mercy, Italian licensing agency Movantia has helped to develop a line of branded fashion merchandise.
Hasbro has joined forces with Victory Hill Exhibitions to create the Transformers Experience, a walk-through exhibit that will open in 2016.
Genius Brands International and the Ovation Brands restaurants have collaborated to create family activities featuring the "Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab" TV series.
Obstacle challenge and endurance event brand Tough Mudder has appointed Rockpool Licensing to serve as its licensing agent.
Paws, Inc. has partnered with the Los Angeles, Calif.-based architectural firm MCM Group to develop a series of Garfield-themed children's education and activity centers in China.
Sooty, Sweep and Soo are returning to headline the U.K.'s largest indoor Winter Wonderland Christmas theme park at Event City again this year.
The Pokémon Company International has launched the first Pokémon Animation Studio in Europe at the educational entertainment attraction KidZania London.
Nickelodeon is celebrating the holidays with activations at shopping malls and recreation parks in Asia, South Africa and at Russia’s Domodedovo Airport.
Cirque du Soleil Média has signed a first-look deal with 20th Century Fox Television to develop new, live-action scripted television projects.
D23, the official Disney Fan Club, is bringing back a number of fan favorite events this year, as well as adding a selection of new experiences for members.
Sony Music will co-host the Licensing Expo Opening Night Party and present popular girl group Fifth Harmony as the special guest performer.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has teamed with Fit For Sport in the U.K. to offer a series of Looney Tunes-themed activity camps.
An unfamiliar watercraft was seen traveling down the Thames River in London Thursday–the Thunderbird 4 submersible rescue vehicle of "Thunderbirds" fame.
The global private investment firm TPG has acquired a majority stake in Cirque du Soleil in a move to grow the 30-year-old live entertainment brand.
The orchestra/film concert "Bugs Bunny at the Symphony" will celebrate its 25th anniversary this year with a 20-city U.S. and Canada tour.
Iconic Sunset Boulevard music venue the Viper Room, which was opened by actor Johnny Depp in 1993, has collaborated with Urban Outfitters for a new line of t-shirts.
DHX Media has given the world its first look at the new "Teletubbies" ahead of the show’s return to TV in the U.K. this fall.
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