As Saban Brands celebrates its fifth anniversary, the company has grown from one iconic franchise to 11 brands and approaching $1 billion in retail sales worldwide.
In anticipation of the July 10 release of Universal's Minions, Build-A-Bear Workshop has debuted a collection of customizable Minions plush, featuring Kevin, Stuart and Bob.
Character World is developing ranges of bedroom textiles and accessories for three of this summer’s biggest blockbusters Ant-Man, Inside Out and Star Wars Episode VII.
Disney Store has opened the doors of its flagship store in Shanghai, China, which, at 5,000-square-meters, is the largest retail space of any Disney Store in the world.
U.K-based company Sambro has signed two new licensing deals to create products for Moose Toys Shopkins brand and Universal's Jurassic World.
Tactic Games has been granted rights to create games based on Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures' Despicable Me film franchise, including the upcoming prequel Minions.
The WWE Studios production company has secured a revolving credit facility worth $35 million with Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
VIZ Media has named Brad Woods as its chief marketing officer.
Art company Dark Hall Mansion’s latest entry in its Seminal Film Series of limited edition prints is the 1933 classic film King Kong.
Big Red soda has announced a contest tied to the upcoming release of Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions' film Terminator Genisys.
New NFLPI licensees, entertainment brands line up for Licensing Expo; and Nickelodeon's "Blaze" arrives at Toys 'R' Us ... this is the news that shaped the week of May 11.
Cupcake Digital and Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products are bringing the Rio film franchise to soccer fans with the new “Rio 2 Sky Soccer” app.
4K Media is gearing up for a major release. Its Yu-Gi-Oh! property, which is based on the trading card game, is currently in development for a feature-length film.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has teamed with Shout! Factory and Screenvision to bring the feature film Slugterra: Return of the Elementals to cinemas across the U.S.
Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm have re-launched StarWars.com as the new digital destination for the popular film franchise.
BBC Worldwide is taking a page from the mega events strategy that highlighted the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who with promotions to launch the eighth season.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has opened up a range of global licensing opportunities for its upcoming action comedy Pixels, set to be released in summer 2015.
Vince Klaseus will join Universal Pictures as president of the newly created brand development division.
Disguise, the Halloween costume division of Jakks Pacific, has signed a deal with DreamWorks Animation to produce Halloween costumes.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing is collaborating with The LEGO Group to develop a new construction line for the upcoming film of Jurassic World.
Haim Saban, founder of Saban Brands, writer and director Chris Columbus, and Jeremy Zag have joined forces to launch Zag Animation Studios.
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