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.
Coolabi Group is planning a Christmas-themed "Clangers" Facebook campaign–12 Days of Brilliant Surprises–to support the property's new product range.
Sesame Workshop has partnered with Tiggly, a maker of smart toys for preschoolers, to develop the connected app experience "Sesame Street Alphabet Kitchen."
Nickelodeon Australia has launched "Nick Play," a branded app experience that allows kids to interact with Nickelodeon wherever they go.
Posh Paws has teamed with Ellen DeGeneres' lifestyle brand ED to create a collection of pet accessories.
Entertainment One's preschool property "Peppa Pig" has taken root in Mexico following its debut on the country's Channel 5 in November 2013.
Nickelodeon has named Chris Viscardi to the newly created role of senior vice president, content development, Nickelodeon Franchise Properties.
On Jan. 16, 2016, "Sesame Street" will launch its 46th season on HBO.
Disney launched its previously announced digital membership service DisneyLife in the U.K.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts unveiled the winners of the 20th annual British Academy Children’s Awards in London on Sunday.
The Seven Network Australia has appointed Licensing Link to represent its long-running TV series "Home and Away" in the U.K. and Eire.
Shout! Factory Kids and Studio Movie Grill have teamed up to bring Maya the Bee Movie to select U.S. theaters for a limited engagement beginning March 8.
The National Basketball Association and BT Sport have expanded their television partnership in the U.K. and Ireland.
Brazilian Customs authorities, working in tandem with licensor Entertainment One, seized an estimated 1 million counterfeit Peppa Pig toys at ports across the country Monday.
European animation studio Rainbow has a launched new family attraction, the Rainbow Cartoon Lab, which shows children how an illustrated series is developed.
Genius Brands International has appointed FatRedCouch to develop a series of apps for its new animated children's series, "Thomas Edison's Secret Lab."
Entertainment One has signed a new deal with the Brazilian mall company BRMalls for a host of Peppa Pig events across the country.
Bif Bang Pow! has renewed its agreement with Universal Partnerships & Licensing to develop a new line of toys and collectibles inspired by The Big Lebowski.
Disney Cruise Line has announced plans for new, daylong Star Wars celebrations aboard eight of its Disney Fantasy sailings in 2016.
Playmates Toys has unveiled its all-new 2015 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles line, at New York Toy Fair, inspired by season four of the Nickelodeon TV series.
Little Kids has unveiled a 2015 toy and novelty lineup that includes offerings for major brands such as Sesame Street, Nickelodeon and Peeps.
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