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.
Entertainment One is partnering for a second time with George at Asda for a new Daddy Pig loungewear collection of Peppa Pig gear for dads.
Digital Giving continues to add new characters and charity partnerships to its new app “T-Shirt Booth.”
DHX Media has signed a number of international broadcast deals for its preschool series “Yo Gabba Gabba!.”
Nickelodeon has partnered with Village Roadshow Theme Parks to extend its family offering at the water park, Wet’n’Wild Sydney in Australia.
Simba has launched the first range of Sendokai Champions toys in Spain.
Walker Books has teamed up with Daredevil Development to create the first-ever app for Tilly and Friends.
A Charlie Brown Christmas is Americans’ favorite animated holiday special, according to a recent Harris Poll.
DreamWorks Animation and Plumzi have released the first interactive VeggieTales appisode that lets kids take part in a TV episode.
Nickelodeon will debut its new animated literacy series for preschoolers, “Wallykazam!,” on air Feb. 3.
FremantleMedia Kids and Family Entertainment has launched a brand awareness and retail campaign in the U.K. to support Flair’s upcoming Tree Fu Tom toy range.
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