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.
Viz Media Europe has appointed two new regional agencies to represent the Japanese brand "Yo-Kai Watch," which is readying for its European debut.
Fox Consumer Products EMEA is celebrating the growth of “The Simpsons” toy business with new and returning partners as the show enters its 27th season.
"Masha and the Bear" merchandise is now being introduced to the U.K. market.
Mark Caplan has been promoted to senior vice president of global consumer products for Sony Pictures Consumer Products.
Rain and flooding didn't stop a roster of new shows from making their debut at this year's MIPJunior and MIPCOM in Cannes, France, while established series finalized deals to enter new territories.
Discovery Consumer Products has teamed with Explore Scientific to develop a new line of Discovery Kids outdoor adventure and exploration toys.
Zag has appointed Bandai America as the master toy partner for its upcoming CGI-animated series, "Zak Storm" (39 x 22).
Massive Audio has followed up its popular TARDIS and Dalek Bluetooth speakers with a new collection of headphones featuring "Doctor Who."
Mattel and its preschool entertainment arm HIT Entertainment have teamed with 9 Story Media Group to reboot the preschool brands "Barney & Friends" and "Angelina Ballerina."
Cartoon Network has lined up five new hard line partners for its animated series "Steven Universe," including Funko, Just Toys and Toy Factory.
Sony Pictures Television sold its drama series “Outlander” across Latin America and Europe, bringing the total number of territories to 87.
Flair and Disney got the highest deliveries ever reported for a Twitter party for a children’s product, reaching more than 1.8 million unique accounts.
Hoho Entertainment is boosting its comedy portfolio with the new development project “Rat & Pigeon” and the recent acquisition of “Aaagh! It’s The Mr. Hell Show!!!”
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.
Cris Abrego and Charlie Corwin will serve as co-chairmen and co-chief executive officers in North America of the new Endemol, Shine Group and Core Media joint venture.
To support the multi-platform launch of Sonic the Hedgehog's new iteration, Sonic Boom, SEGA of America has lined up a robust group of partners.
The Fresh Beat Band debuted a new stage show as part of a nationwide concert tour to nearly 40 U.S. cities through Feb. 2015.
Entertainment One Licensing has secured a number of deals for the global preschool brand Peppa Pig in the G/A/S region, including a regional licensing agent.
Forever 21 and Warner Bros. Consumer Products have launched a collection of limited edition apparel and accessories featuring Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera characters.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has extended its contract with toy partner Jakks Pacific for the boys’ action property Slugterra.
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