Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Saban’s Power Rangers Super Megaforce are powering up the Halloween season with festivities and adventures planned throughout October.
Children’s brand Tractor Ted has tapped SPI Global Play to develop a range of soft play environments for kids inspired by the brand.
Snowman Enterprises and the Intu Trafford Centre have struck a partnership for Christmas 2014.
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.
Last Saturday at MIPJunior, License! Global global editorial director Tony Lisanti hosting a seminar on licensing for the new generation of plugged-in audiences.
Mind Candy has signed Giochi Preziosi Group as the European toy partner for its new game brand “World of Warriors.”
Redan Alchemy has struck a deal with LF Beauty in the U.K. to design and produce toiletries for the iconic TV series “The Sooty Show.”
Saban Brands and Cirque du Soleil Média unveiled “Luna Petunia” at MIPCOM this week, an original preschool property inspired by the Cirque du Soleil brand.
Urban Legacies has entered into a worldwide licensing arrangement with Turner Broadcasting to develop themed activity centers inspired by “LazyTown.”
Entertainment One Licensing is adding to the Peppa Pig lineup at Leolandia theme park in Milan, Italy.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products is planning a soccer-themed crossover for The Simpsons in 2014 in conjunction with the FIFA World Cup.
The Portuguese version of Rainbow’s Winx Club magazine is celebrating its 100th issue this month with Winx cruise giveaway.
SeaWorld has debuted a sleigh full of holiday gifts ranging from toys and apparel to home goods and a Monopoly game.
Feld Entertainment has unveiled details of the storyline for “Marvel Universe Live!” which will feature the most Marvel characters ever in one production.
The new 3D Despicable Me Minion Mayhem attraction is set to open at the Universal Studios Hollywood theme park this spring.
Sanrio is expanding its Major League Baseball-themed Hello Kitty collection for the 2014 baseball season to highlight all 30 MLB teams.
Macy’s is bringing back its American Icons campaign for a second year featuring fashion from big-name brands, events and a charity partnership.
The Country Music Association will present Kellie Pickler as the special guest performer at the Licensing Expo Opening Night Party.
Nickelodeon has launched a new interactive brand campaign built around its top stars called the Nickelodeon Slime Cup.
Disney is teaming up with Change4Life in the U.K. for a campaign to encourage children to meet the minimum 60 minutes of exercise they need each day.
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