Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
Fit For Sport has joined forces with Saban’s Power Rangers emPOWER program in the U.K. to launch a fitness guide to help children "power up."
DHX Brands has launched a major U.K. brand awareness initiative to help promote its new In the Night Garden website and app.
FremantleMedia has appointed Samantha Glynne as vice president of branded entertainment in its Digital & Branded Entertainment Division.
Hoho Entertainment is teaming up with Martin Gates Productions and Cloth Cat Animation to develop a new animated TV series based on The Wind in the Willows.
Entertainment One Licensing’s Peppa Pig is stepping onto the printed page with a new magazine from Redan Publishing, as well as a trio of other new licensees.
Nickelodeon has signed on to broadcast “WWE Slam City,” WWE’s kids' animated short-form series, on the NickSports programming block on Nicktoons.
Next Monday, "Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest" returns to PBS Kids, kicking off the ninth season of the series with a week of new episodes.
Sesame Workshop and ToyTalk have signed a two-year research partnership agreement to explore ways to advance literacy learning among preschool-aged children.
Genius Brands International, creators of the TV series "Warren Buffett's Secret Millionaire's Club," has launched the 4th annual Grow Your Own Business Challenge for kids.
China-based Guangdong Alpha Animation and Culture Company, a developer of animation and toys, has created a North American division–Auldey Toys North America.
Digital publisher Lion Forge Comics has released two new digital comic books based on 1980s TV shows.
Rainbow is broadening its agreement with licensing agency Planeta Junior.
Toys ‘R’ Us has debuted a revamped YouTube channel designed to be the go-to destination for programming for all things toys.
Atlantyca Entertainment’s licensing partner BRB Internacional has inked a new deal with Librodivo for a line of Geronimo Stilton board games.
Vincent Chalvon-Demersay is stepping down as chief executive officer of Marathon Media, citing personal reasons.
ShopNHL.com, the official online store of the National Hockey League, is highlighting its products this holiday season with a national campaign.
Nickelodeon and Amazon.com are celebrating the launch of the holiday shopping season with three Nick-themed e-boutiques.
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.
Viacom International Media Networks has named Oliver Nitz as senior vice president of mobile brand licensing.
Anchor Bay Entertainment and Cedar’s Mediterranean Foods will mark the Jan. 7 release of the newest Tickety Toc DVD.
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