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.
Epic Rights has secured a slate of new licensing partnerships for the rock band KISS in markets around the world.
More than 157 million Americans will celebrate Halloween this year, according to National Retail Federation’s Halloween Consumer Spending Survey, conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics.
Epic Rights partnered with Lucky Brand to develop a national apparel program featuring a slate of top-tier musical artists including KISS, Journey and Def Leppard.
Full-service, global branding, marketing and rights management company Epic Rights is heading into Brand Licensing Europe singing the praises of its red hot, perennial properties.
Classic character Garfield is traveling the globe with new promotions and merchandise in China, Japan, Brazil and a host of other regions around the world.
“Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions,” a live event celebrating the video game series, will arrive in the U.K. Dec. 20 following sold out performances across North America.
Following the Grateful Dead's 50th anniversary, designer Darren Romanelli has commissioned artists and brands to reinvent the classic Steal Your face visual.
Boutique apparel company Stance has launched the first seasonal sock collection created in partnership with pop star Rihanna.
Saks Fifth Avenue and the cast of the Fox series "Empire" unveiled their fashion collaboration at the retailer’s Fifth Avenue flagship in New York City.
Dickies has joined forces with country music star Canaan Smith to launch the new Dickies Denim Collection.
Entertainment One Licensing has negotiated a limited edition Death Row Records fashion collection with streetwear brand The Hundreds.
Entertainment One has signed on to create and distribute original content for filmed media featuring the YouTube singing group Cimorelli.
Genius Brands International has partnered with Faircraft's husband and wife creative team to develop songs and music concepts that complement its slate of children’s properties.
Holland America Line, a division of the cruise line Carnival, has teamed with two big names in music for new onboard features–Billboard and the Lincoln Center.
Kent International is planning a line of adult and children’s bicycles, helmets and baskets that will feature Margaritaville, LandShark and It’s 5 o’Clock Somewhere brands.
Lady Gaga's French bulldog Miss Asia Kinney will be the face of a new pet line that will be developed by the international superstar in collaboration with IMG.
Planeta Junior has teamed with producer Isla Audiovisual and Sony Music to co-produce its first-ever live-action series, “Oliver Rock” (26x22).
Live Nation Entertainment and youth media company Vice will develop and launch a new digital content platform delivering live music to online and mobile audiences.
Marley Coffee, the Bob Marley branded coffee brand created under license from 56 Hope Road, has partnered to distribute its coffees in Colombia and Mexico.
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