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.
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.
Manchester United has named Donaco International as its first official casino resort partner in Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar and South Korea.
The Miss Universe Organization has teamed with Jealous 21 to launch a branded apparel collection in India.
The British ecological visitor attraction The Eden Project has partnered with IPR Licensing to launch and develop its licensing program.
The upcoming Kidz Bop "Make Some Noise Holiday Tour" is being sponsored by Build-A-Bear Workshop's newest product, the Honey Girls.
Saban Brands has partnered with Millennium Entertainment International to create a first-of-its-kind live "Power Rangers" experience that will launch at The Dubai Mall Aug. 20.
Sanrio has revealed details for Hello Kitty Con 2014, the first official Hello Kitty fan convention in the world.
Random House Enterprises is launching Matt Sewell's Birds at BLE, with Sewell, renowned for his bird illustrations, painting live at the publisher's stand.
Genius Brands International, creators of the TV series "Warren Buffett's Secret Millionaire's Club," has launched the 4th annual Grow Your Own Business Challenge for kids.
Cartoon Network Amazone was awarded the Leading Edge Award at the World Waterpark Association’s Symposium & Trade Show Awards in Las Vegas, Nev.
U.S. TV network AMC and the Amusement Park of Madrid have brought the TV show "The Walking Dead" to life at the Spanish theme park.
Thinkwell Group has appointed François Girard as senior vice president of global business development.
Nickelodeon characters took over Sydney, Australia’s Hyde Park Sunday to host the official Summer Playground in honor of Australia Day.
The "Octonauts" are joining other CBeebies stars at the Alton Towers Resort's CBeebies Land area.
Pip, the lead character of the popular preschool show "Pip Ahoy!," met thousands of his young fans at Pontins holiday parks across the U.K. during the half-term break.
Licensing Expo is adding a new Digital Media Licensing Summit to the calendar of events at the 2015 show, which will take place in Las Vegas, Nev., June 9-11.
©2015 ADVANSTAR COMMUNICATIONS INC. All rights reserved.