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.
Warner Bros. laid out an aggressive content strategy aimed at increasing profits while “doubling down on outstanding content” at a Time Warner investors meeting Wednesday.
Betty Boop is currently featured in a contest through Nov. 10 in the 200 Fiorella Rubino fashion stores in Italy.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the winners of the annual British Academy Children’s Awards Sunday in London.
Dark Hall Mansion continues its yearly holiday tradition of releasing a limited edition print inspired by the 1965 film A Charlie Brown Christmas.
Entertainment One has teamed with The Mark Gordon Company to create an independent studio that will finance and produce film and TV content.
Amazon Studios is branching out from television to create original theatrical movies that will be released on its streaming service, Amazon Prime Instant Video.
Disney Consumer Products and Lucasfilm revealed some of the first global licensees signed on for the upcoming film Star Wars: Episode VII–The Force Awakens.
Actress Eva Mendes, in partnership with Maesa, will launch the new color cosmetics brand Circa exclusively at Walgreens later this month.
Scholastic has lined up more than a dozen new licensees for the upcoming Sony Pictures Entertainment film, Goosebumps, which will hit theaters Oct. 16.
Disney Consumer Products and licensee High IntenCity have released a new line of jewelry and novelty accessories for the upcoming live-action film Cinderella.
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