As Saban Brands celebrates its fifth anniversary, the company has grown from one iconic franchise to 11 brands and approaching $1 billion in retail sales worldwide.
With Shaun the Sheep Movie set to premiere in the U.S. Aug. 7, Aardman Animation has appointed JLK Brand Licensing Group as the brand's new agent.
Planeta Junior, a division of the Planeta/De Agostini group, is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year with a slate of new content.
DHX Brands set a new Guinness World Record Monday as "In the Night Garden" character Igglepiggle unfurled the largest-ever polar fleece blanket.
Hong Kong-based toy company Boti Global has acquired the global license to manufacture toys for the preschool property "Miffy."
Dentsu Entertainment USA and Level-5 have appointed Evolution USA to bring the franchises "Yo-Kai Watch" and "Little Battlers eXperience" to the U.S. and Canada.
BlooBuzz has partnered with Showtime, CBS Consumer Products and actor Michael C. Hall to launch the official "Dexter" mobile game.
The Pennsylvania theme park Idlewild & SoakZone will debut new “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” features this summer.
This August, HIT Entertainment is bringing kids' favorite blue engine and the Island of Sodor to life at the Thomas Land permanent attraction at Edaville USA.
Herb Scannell has decided to step down as president of BBC Worldwide North America, with Ann Sarnoff, currently COO of the division, set to take over the role.
Disney Store has opened the doors of its flagship store in Shanghai, China, which, at 5,000-square-meters, is the largest retail space of any Disney Store in the world.
Entertainment One Licensing has lined up a slate of activities to celebrate the 10th anniversary of “Peppa Pig” in the U.K.
HIT Entertainment and Exim Technology are expanding the digital presence of Barney and introducing Fireman Sam in the region.
BBC Worldwide is marking a year of momentous events with new merchandise for FIFA World Cup 2014, Doctor Who, Sherlock and more.
Ubisoft is evolving, growing the company from a traditional creator and distributor of console games into a full-fledged entertainment powerhouse.
The Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has added a new roster of licensing deals for the Universal Partnerships & Licensing TV properties.
Vandor is adding Cartoon Network's original animated show "Adventure Time" to its lineup of licensees.
Trading card company Topps will start a new wave of licensing activity for the sci-fi cult classic Mars Attacks for the 2014-15 season.
Disney Interactive has launched the new web series “Citizen Kid,” which celebrates the potential in all kids.
As fans across the U.K. and Ireland head to theaters to see Mrs. Brown’s Boys–D’Movie, Rocket Licensing has added a new licensee for the brand in home textiles.
HIT Entertainment, a subsidiary of Mattel, has appointed Christopher Keenan as its new vice president of creative and executive producer.
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