With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
Hot Topic, in partnership with Disney Consumer Products, has revealed its new fashion collection based on the upcoming live-action movie Beauty and the Beast.
The Pokémon Company International will celebrate Pokémon Day, which commemorates the launch of the first Pokémon games, with a raft of merchandise, in-game activations and more.
Penguin Ventures has entered a number of licensing agreements to further extend the Peter Rabbit brand, among others.
Toei Animation will revive its classic brand “Mazinger Z” for an upcoming feature film.
NASCAR and Disney-Pixar have teamed up to feature the upcoming film Cars 3 in a series of activations for the Daytona 500 and entire race season.
VIZ Media Europe has revealed its plans to release new products and content this year for the animated television series “Yo-Kai Watch.”
In partnership with Saban Brands, Dreamtex has unveiled the latest addition to its Power Rangers collection.
Viacom has revealed that Brad Grey will step down from his role as chairman and chief executive officer of Paramount Pictures.
Nelvana, in association with Kids Can Press, is set to begin production on The Most Magnificent Thing, a special 22-minute short film based on Ashley Spires’ picture book of the same name.
NBCUniversal and The Blonds have joined forces to debut a fall/winter apparel collection inspired by Universal Pictures’ upcoming film The Mummy, in theaters June 9.
Rovio Entertainment has partnered with Madame Tussauds to develop, produce and digitally bring Angry Birds to life at the wax museum.
Character World has launched an exclusive bedding and accessories range featuring Batman and Superman.
Disney has partnered with Moleskine to produce a collection of Toy Story-themed notebooks.
Rovio and Sony Pictures have teamed up with multiple partners for a promotional campaign in anticipation of The Angry Birds Movie premiere May 20.
Canada-based Corus Entertainment has appointed Pam Westman to the role of head of Nelvana Enterprises.
Actor and producer Channing Tatum has partnered with the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas to launch a live show based on the film Magic Mike–“Magic Mike Live Las Vegas.”
DreamWorks Animation has tapped Scentco to produce an exclusive line of scented toys and stationery in anticipation of its upcoming movie Trolls, in theaters Nov. 4.
Rovio Entertainment, via its publishing arm Kaiken Publishing, has partnered with more than 20 publishers worldwide to expand the Angry Birds Movie universe.
National Geographic Partners has appointed several key executives in North and Latin America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East, bolstering its global operations.
License! Global has created a handy guide to the upcoming films and TV series in 2016, 2017 and, in some cases, through 2020, that will surely offer licensees ample product opportunity.
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