Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
The new animated series “Angry Birds Stella” has debuted on Rovio Entertainments in-app and web-based TV channel, ToonsTV.
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 U.S. has launched redesigned versions of its Toysrus.com and Babiesrus.com e-commerce sites.
Netflix has called in the big guns for its first-ever original kids' series, with plans to debut “Turbo Fast” in partnership with DreamWorks Animation.
HBO Global Licensing and Brewery Ommegang are letting fans decide the name and style of the fourth brew in their Game of Thrones series.
Saban Brands is bringing “Digimon Fusion” to its own programming block on The CW, Vortexx starting Jan. 25.
Mind Candy has released the “Moshi Monsters Village?” app globally, following the game’s debut in the U.K. late last year.
Quill.com and NBCUniversal have extended their licensing partnership for the “The Office”-inspired Dunder Mifflin office products.
DreamWorks Animation’s AwesomenessTV, has hired former Walt Disney Studios executive T.J. Marchetti as chief marketing officer.
Moshi Monsters has teamed with the marine conservation charity Sea Life for a series of live events across the U.K. this year.
Bonnier Publishing and Net2TV. have expanded their relationship to create two new TV shows based on the publisher’s magazine titles.
Amazon has acquired the digital comics company comiXology, whose platform lets users discover, buy and read comic books and graphic novels online.
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