Multi-channel network Maker Studios is quickly making a name for itself. Now as it further aligns with Disney and has named a dedicated head of licensing, even bigger things are on the horizon.
Multi-platform media company Shout! Factory has promoted four of its veteran executives.
Brad Globe will step down from his post as president of Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a position he has held for more than a decade, in spring 2016.
runDisney is adding a second series of Star Wars-inspired races to its 2016 lineup, this time featuring the Dark Side.
Sun City is planning a line of branded apparel and accessories in France for Twentieth Century Fox's upcoming film Ice Age 5: Collision Course.
Disney Store is gearing up for Force Friday on Sept. 4, the global release date for product from the upcoming film Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
The product line for Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be revealed in a first-of-its-kind live global toy "unboxing" event that will unfold over 18 hours in 15 cities and 12 countries.
DreamWorks Animation's chief global brand officer Michael Francis will step down from his full-time duties at the company in December and transition to a consulting role.
De Agostini Editore has picked up the exclusive rights to 600 episodes of DreamWorks Animation television content for its DeAKids channel in Italy.
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment has teamed with the crowd-sourced navigation app "Waze" to promote the home entertainment release of Furious 7.
Studio 100 Film has announced details for the upcoming release of the feature film, Blinky Bill The Movie.
Cartamundi will launch a two-in-one game inspired by Disney’s hit animated film Frozen later this month.
Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has lined up a multi-category licensing program for The Book Of Life, which hit theaters Friday.
Studio 100 Film and Maya the Bee will buzz into the North American market.
Universal Partnerships & Licensing has tapped Cookies United to create a line of decorated cookies and cookie kits based on the upcoming Minions movie.
Entertainment One has signed on to create and distribute original content for filmed media featuring the YouTube singing group Cimorelli.
Imagine by Rubie’s, a toy division of Rubie’s Costume Company that creates everyday dress-up products, has lined up a super-sized roster of brands for 2015.
Studio 100 International is focusing on expanding its Maya the Bee brand this week at U.K. Toy Fair in London.
Titan Entertainment is showcasing a wide variety of products from its range of licenses at Spring Fair, taking place this week in Birmingham, England.
Vandor has welcomed Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants to its roster of licenses and added new items for Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron.
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