Fifteen years after its TV debut on Nickelodeon, SpongeBob SquarePants remains an international pop culture icon with expanded merchandise lines and new collaborations.
This holiday season, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and friends will appear on a line of USPS Forever stamps.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has extended its contract with toy partner Jakks Pacific for the boys’ action property Slugterra.
Konami Digital Entertainment has released a large assortment of new Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game products for beginners and veterans.
Sanrio and Toei Animation Europe are pairing to unite Hello Kitty and the anime series "One Piece" in a joint licensing program for Europe.
Global production and distribution company DQE has launched two YouTube channels as part of its new digital media strategy.
Viz Media Europe has signed on to distribute the Japanese anime series "Kuroko's Basket," which follows two rookie high school basketball players.
Turner Broadcasting has acquired the U.K. pay TV rights for Lupus Films’ animated preschool series “Toot the Tiny Tugboat.”
Corus Entertainment is planning to launch TV Everywhere apps for its kids' channels Treehouse, YTV and Teletoon.
PGS Entertainment has secured 100 percent carriage of pay and free TV markets in continental Europe for the new animated series “Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks.”
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and WWE have signed a multi-year partnership for home video distribution of WWE programming.
ABC will air a Captain America spin-off series based on the female lead in the films Agent Peggy Carter.
Imports Dragon has added to its toy line for Nelvana’s preschool series “Max and Ruby” with a line of character plush.
Bandai Namco Games U.K. has announced that the “Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2” video game will be available in October in the U.K.
Egmont is planning to expand its Masha and the Bear publishing program across Europe, following the success of the line in Russia.
FremantleMedia North America has formed its own original digital content studio, Tiny Riot!.
Chinese new media company BesTV and Sesame Workshop are teaming to debut “Sesame Street” episodes.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, with DC Entertainment, has extended nearly 15-year partnership with toy manufacturer, Mattel.
An exclusive look at Licensing Expo speaker Nicole Richie’s House of Harlow 1960 lifestyle brand, which she is expanding across categories and around the world.
Saban Brands and Jakks Pacific have formed a strategic collaboration to develop the new multi-platform property, Emojiville.
Entertainment One Licensing is expanding Peppa Pig in the U.S. with the addition of five new licensing partners in the soft goods category.
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