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.
Disney Consumer Products has rolled out a robust product range for its upcoming comedy-adventure Big Hero 6, which will debut in theaters Nov. 7.
There are a multitude of reasons why a Hasbro/DreamWorks merger makes sense, not only from a financial viewpoint, but also from a practical business and synergistic perspective. Here are 10.
Disney Publishing Worldwide, a division of Disney Consumer Products, has unveiled a new technology-driven learning initiative–Disney Imagicademy.
Viacom International Media Networks Asia has opened the doors of its first retail store in Malaysia, in advance of the debut of a theme park in the region.
Card.com has teamed with John Wayne Enterprises to bring the John Wayne brand to a line of pre-paid MasterCards in the U.S.
Beginning in summer 2015, Disney Cruise Line guests can immerse themselves in winter with a host of on-ship experiences inspired by Frozen.
Hasbro and DeNA have released the new tactical mobile game "Transformers: Battle Tactics" inspired by the new Combiner Wars storyline.
In Hasbro's latest collaboration with Disney, the toy company is planning a line of dolls and accessories based on the upcoming Disney Channel movie Descendants.
The classic Colorforms toy brand, which was re-launched in 2014 by Out of the Blue Enterprises, has added a number of Disney properties to its roster.
Disney XD has picked up the LEGO Group's "Star Wars: Droid Tales" TV series, a re-telling of the Star Wars saga through the eyes of characters C-3P0 and R2-D2.
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