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.
Mark Caplan has been promoted to senior vice president of global consumer products for Sony Pictures Consumer Products.
Entertainment One has appointed the first licensing partners for Steven Spielberg’s big-screen adaptation of the classic Roald Dahl novel The BFG.
The force of reading will be strong at thousands of regional and international storytelling events Saturday for Star Wars Reads Day.
Men’s accessories company Cufflinks has collaborated with Lucasfilm and DC Comics to create a boys' neckwear collection.
In a move to expand its current output of content for kids and families, Universal Pictures created the Universal Kids Productions group.
Former Warner Bros., Sony Pictures and FremantleMedia executive Sander Schwartz will serve as president of the kids' social media network Grom Social.
DRi Licensing is gearing up for the Roald Dahl Centenary in 2016 with plans for events next year and an array of new licensed products.
CBS has teamed with Genera Games to release a new 'Star Trek' puzzle adventure game for iOS and Android devices.
King Features Syndicate is readying comic book hero Flash Gordon for takeoff with a lineup of new international and domestic licensing partners.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products is working with the Asian restaurant chain Dazzling Café to put Tweety in the spotlight.
Snowman Enterprises and the Intu Trafford Centre have struck a partnership for Christmas 2014.
Stan Lee's Comikaze opens its doors today just in time for trick-or-treating and a full weekend of chances to dress up.
The first trailer for the upcoming Peanuts was released Tuesday, leaked online by Iconix.
Dark Hall Mansion continues its yearly holiday tradition of releasing a limited edition print inspired by the 1965 film A Charlie Brown Christmas.
DreamWorks has appointed Striker Entertainment and Entertainment One Licensing to represent the upcoming film The BFG, adapted from the classic Roald Dahl book.
Licensing industry veteran David Born has launched the new clip licensing firm Born Licensing in Australia.
Marvel has teamed with Funko to create a subscription box service called Marvel Collector Corps.
Gift and toy maker Douglas Company has unveiled a new plush collection in honor of the 75th anniversary of classic canine character Lassie.
LEGO Systems, the North American division of the LEGO Group, is celebrating its 10th consecutive year of U.S. sales growth at New York Toy Fair this weekend.
Underground Toys will add to its line of Star Wars homewares this year, in advance of the franchise's next film, Episode VII: The Force Awakens, in theaters Dec. 18.
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