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.
Ladybird Books is planning a new "Peppa Pig" title reminiscent of Janet and Allan Ahlberg’s The Jolly Postman.
Nelvana Enterprises has appointed new agents in Europe and the Middle East to lead the licensing and merchandising program for “Little Charmers.”
Scientific Games is developing adult gaming for three top franchises: 20th Century Fox's “The Simpsons,” Playboy and Cirque du Soleil.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment has signed several U.K. licensees for its new animated comedy adventure series "Danger Mouse."
Studio 100 has concluded a co-production and distribution agreement with EuropaCorp Television for the new CGI animation "Arthur and the Minimoys."
Endemol Shine Group and AwesomenessTV have entered into a strategic partnership to extend the international reach of the AwesomenessTV brand.
Portfolio Entertainment has made sales across Asia and the Pacific Rim for its animated preschool series “The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That!” and “Doki.”
4K Media has partnered with Winning Moves International to develop a "Yu-Gi-Oh!"-branded Monopoly board game and Top Trumps card game.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has renewed its partnership with Skinnydip for a second accessories collaboration inspired “The Simpsons.”
Discovery Consumer Products launched a brand-new, dedicated e-commerce shop for Destination America, its TV network that caters to all-American entertainment.
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