As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Alcon Entertainment has acquired film and television rights to the Chicken Soup for the Soul the brand's owner.
Dawn Taubin has joined DreamWorks Animation as chief marketing officer, after Anne Globe resigned last week.
Actress and entrepreneur Ashley Eckstein is partnering with some of the largest and most prolific licensors for women’s apparel that appeals to the sci-fi fan.
San Diego Comic-Con, which was held July 18-21, is a pop culture convention that serves as a testing ground for properties and a strong market for product exclusives.
Retailers are looking to exclusive designers, celebrity partnerships or hot properties to bring new, fashionable apparel options to customers.
Marvel will launch its next major franchise, Guardians of the Galaxy, in 2014 and is already building an out of this world consumer products program.
Disney Interactive has released a new iPad app that allows fans to explore the world of Disney animation.
Blitz Games has released the first in a series of character apps co-produced with DreamWorks.
CandyRific has extended its offering of Monsters University novelty candy items through the fall.
The Topps Company has announced an addition to its upcoming Mars Attacks: Invasion card set.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA is marking the growth of its licensing business in the Middle East at the Dubai Brand Licensing Fair.
DreamWorks Animation and Rovio, creators of “Angry Birds,” launched the new “The Croods” app Thursday, in advance of the film’s March 22 premiere.
Legendary Entertainment has announced a wide-reaching licensing program for its upcoming film Pacific Rim.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has announced the first round of global licensees for its upcoming film The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.
Publishing company Sound Konnect has launched a new social expressions brand, BollyXpress, to license Bollywood content.
Nickelodeon is launching the first-ever global SpongeBob SquarePants-inspired short film competition.
Evolution is developing two new licensing programs for Monster In My Pocket and Life and Adventures of Santa Claus.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has launched a multi-category global licensing program for Man of Steel.
How DreamWorks Animation is revamping brand licensing for the future.
Sony Pictures Entertainment has teamed up with several new partners for a Smurfs 2 summer promotion at Best Western hotels in Italy.
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