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.
LeapFrog Enterprises has added content from Genius Brands International's Baby Genius and Warren Buffett’s Secret Millionaires Club on its LeapPad.
Thai Smile Airways has joined forces with Amazon Falls, the owner and operator of Cartoon Network Amazone waterpark, to launch a fleet of CN-branded planes.
Mim-Mim, star of FremantleMedia's preschool series "Kate & Mim-Mim," made his first-ever visit to No. 11 Downing Street.
Guru Studio has appointed Small Screen Distribution to manage all TV and home entertainment rights in Asia for its current series.
Alice Webb, currently chief operating officer BBC England has been named as director of BBC Children's.
Lawless Entertainment has tapped Big Jump Productions to find financing to develop an animated series based on the book-based property, "Surf Sharks."
Licensing industry veteran David Born has launched the new clip licensing firm Born Licensing in Australia.
DHX Media has sold its new kids' series "Dr. Dimensionpants" to a number of broadcasters across Europe, Latin America, Australia and the Middle East.
Russian animated series "Masha and the Bear" is gaining ground in Italy with new broadcast deals and licensed product.
Titan Entertainment is showcasing a wide variety of products from its range of licenses at Spring Fair, taking place this week in Birmingham, England.
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