Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Bleacher Creatures is planning a line of plush dolls featuring characters from New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ The Hobbit trilogy.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has tapped Cookies United to create a line of decorated cookies and cookie kits based on the upcoming Minions movie.
Disney's Frozen is the No. 1 toy license of the year in Great Britain, according to the NPD Group, and is on track to overtake the No. 1 U.K. toy license of all time, Toy Story 3.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the winners of the annual British Academy Children’s Awards Sunday in London.
The first trailer for the upcoming Peanuts was released Tuesday, leaked online by Iconix.
Bulldog Licensing has announced a new collaboration with Iconic Images, an international photography owner and distributor in publishing and the contemporary art market.
Cartamundi has announced the debut of three new Shuffle games: Disney's Frozen, Pixar Cars and a Monopoly Deal Disney Edition.
Textiles company Dreamtex has created a line of bedding inspired by Paddington Bear to coincide with the feature film, which hits theaters Nov. 28.
Fangirl fashion company Her Universe has released a collection of Darth Vader jewelry.
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 Consumer Products is taking to the air with a new extension for its Planes franchise–Planes: Fire & Rescue–and arming the property with a robust product assortment.
Zak Designs is getting a head start on Guardians of the Galaxy fever with plans for two new drinkware items in advance of the upcoming Marvel film’s August release.
Entertainment One has opened its British film property Nativity for licensing, with the third film in the series slated for November.
Best Western and GameStop are celebrating the launch of The LEGO Movie with a coordinated promotional initiative in Italy.
Underground Toys celebrated the release of a wide range of new character licensed merchandise this week at New York Toy Fair.
Big Tent Entertainment is expanding its relationship with Tsuneo Goda, creator of the Domo character, to also represent the character Komaneko.
Stella McCartney has teamed up with Disney to create a Stella McCartney Kids capsule collection inspired by the upcoming film Maleficent.
Sony Pictures and director Chris Columbus are working with some of the 1980’s most iconic video game brands for the upcoming animated film Pixels.
Creation Films has tapped C3 Entertainment as the distribution partner for its Historical War library of documentary films.
The Walt Disney Company and the Shanghai Shendi Group, are making an additional investment to accelerate the expansion of the Shanghai Disney Resort.
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