Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Specialty retailer Aeropostale has teamed up with four stars of the social media platform Vine to launch the United XXVI collection.
Fisher-Price has partnered with global pop icon Shakira to develop a line of baby products and a web series designed to stimulate early childhood development.
The work of best-selling author and illustrator Nancy Tillman will be featured in a number of licensed programs in 2015 in anticipation of her new book launch.
DHX Brands has launched a major U.K. brand awareness initiative to help promote its new In the Night Garden website and app.
Target has announced a number of new initiatives for the holiday season centered on guest-friendly services–including exclusive products.
KidQuest, the app that provides interactive children’s crafts, experiments and activities, has announced partnerships with four leading children’s brands.
The kids' world Kuboo.com is bringing the classic character Popeye to its online experience in a new deal with Hearst's King Features.
AutoTrader.com has signed a multi-year renewal of its partnership with Turner Sports and the National Basketball Association.
Amazon has unveiled its 2014 Holiday Toy List, a curated list of the hottest new products for kids.
Toys 'R' Us has launched a new e-commerce site, ToysRU.pl, in Poland, adding to its growing portfolio of global online stores.
9 Story Entertainment has sold three of its series to the National Geographic Kids digital video channel on YouTube.
Bandai is planning to re-launch the ‘90s virtual pet toy Tamagotchi as a new multi-platform brand with new devices, lifestyle products and animated content.
OutFit7, creator of the app “Talking Tom and Friends,” is calling for idea submissions from the creative industry as it seeks to find and develop its next IP.
The Walt Disney Co. and Netflix have announced a new partnership that will see four new Marvel TV series arrive on the Internet TV network.
FremantleMedia has announced a ground-breaking partnership with search engine Google for live “American Idol” interactive experiences.
Iconicfuture has added seven international football clubs to the Super League Football table in its “Zen Pinball” game.
Forbes has licensed its name to the Swiss-based technology company Lotaris for a new mobile payment system called Forbes Digital Commerce.
The TV series "Nutri Ventures" is heading to public schools across the U.S. in a new collaboration with the Partnership for a Healthier America.
The Walt Disney Company has acquired Maker Studios, a network of online video content on YouTube, for $500 million.
Former Disney Store and Claire’s executive James D. Fielding has joined AwesomenessTV as global head of consumer products and retail.
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