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.
The eyewear brand Revo, which is owned by Sequential Brands Group, has debuted a new collection of sunglasses created in collaboration with U2 lead singer Bono.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts unveiled the winners of the 20th annual British Academy Children’s Awards in London on Sunday.
Jewelry designer Efva Attling has created a new line inspired by the songs of The Beatles in a new deal with rights owner Apple Corps and agent Bulls Licensing.
The Hollywood Vampires, a collective of some of the '70s biggest rock stars, has partnered with Epic Rights and Global Merchandising Services to launch a merchandise and retail program.
Sony Music Entertainment and Artist Legacy Group have launched a new joint venture to offer brand management services, initially on artist estates.
Mattel's Monster High brand has joined forces with the Born This Way Foundation, created by pop star Lady Gaga, to spread a message of acceptance among teens.
Hasbro Studios and Sony Music/Legacy Recordings are getting in the spirit with a "My Little Pony Friendship is Magic" holiday album–"A Pony Kind of Christmas."
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has teamed with Access All Areas to bring the Scooby-Doo brand to a line of real musical instruments for kids.
Underwear brand Tezenis is promoting the MTV Europe Music Awards with a range of t-shirts and hoodies.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has tapped Groovy U.K. to develop a new line of homewares and gifting items in the U.K. inspired by the iconic disco band Village People.
The oldest symphony orchestra in the country, the New York Philharmonic, has appointed Remarkable Brands as its worldwide licensing agent.
Rock band AC/DC has tapped Perryscope Productions and Epic Rights to jointly lead its licensing and merchandising efforts.
Stern Pinball has launched a new line of pinball machines featuring the rock band KISS, in a deal brokered by KISS's licensing agent Epic Rights.
Fender Musical Instruments has named former Disney Consumer Products chairman Andy Mooney as chief executive officer, effective immediately.
Levi's is launching an all-new women's denim collection with the help of singer/songwriter and producer Alicia Keys, who will lend her voice and style to brand for the debut.
Nickelodeon is planning "The SpongeBob Musical," which will feature original songs from musical greats including Steven Tyler, John Legend and Cyndi Lauper.
U.S. wine company Delicato Family Vineyards has released the eighth edition of its Elvis the King of Rock N’ Roll Cabernet Sauvignon.
Card.com is planning a line of specially designed prepaid MasterCards featuring the Peavey music brand.
The Norwegian Star cruise ship has been re-launched with a range of new dining and entertainment venues including the Jimmy Buffet-themed Five o'Clock Somewhere Bar.
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