An exclusive look at how Disney Consumer Products is leveraging new content to capture a greater share of the lucrative boys’ market worldwide.
Nickelodeon has tapped Jakks Pacific for a line of specialty figures and toys in the U.S. based on "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.”
Jakks Pacific is planning to add a line of toys to its current range of role-play items featuring existing and upcoming Marvel characters and properties.
Nigel Pickard is stepping down from his role as chief executive officer of Zodiak U.K. Kids and chair of The Foundation.
DC Entertainment will mark the 75th anniversary of its Batman character at WonderCon, which is taking place April 18-20 in Anaheim, Calif.
TF1 has renewed Tele Images’ animated series “The Ranch” for a second season, and, in conjunction, is planning a comprehensive licensing program.
Silvergate Media has awarded Grosset & Dunlap (an imprint of Penguin) the North American publishing rights for its preschool brand, Octonauts.
Chi will launch a new range of Miss Universe-branded hairstyling products exclusively at Ulta stores in the U.S. April 22.
LMI has brokered a new deal that will see Gascoigne Designs create reproduction furniture from Highclere Castle, where “Downton Abbey” is filmed.
Saban’s Power Rangers Megaforce is making its Irish debut at Smyths Toys Superstores this month in the third stop on the brand’s European retail tour.
Maker Studios’ co-founder and former CEO Danny Zappin has asked a judge to delay a Tuesday vote on the sale of the YouTube network to Disney.
The storybook subscription service Speakaboos, has announced partnerships with a number of leading children’s content creators.
Sesame Workshop has teamed up with Publications International to offer a themed collection of recipes on the iCookbook app.
Planeta Junior Italy has teamed up BBS for party products featuring DQ Entertainment’s “The Jungle Book.”
DRG has launched a game app for the new ITV game show, “Catch Phrase,” a revival of the popular show from the ’80s.
CBS Consumer Products has partnered with Card.com for a new line of Star Trek-branded prepaid debit cards.
Microsoft announced two new content partnerships with Steven Spielberg and the NFL.
“Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood” has been picked up by broadcasters in Canada and Europe.
NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products and Shine America are taking "The Biggest Loser" on a summer tour.
The Joester Loria Group has brokered two new deals for the hit Disney Jr. preschool series “The Hive.”
ABC’s franchise management team is tapping into the essence of its top shows to create innovative brand extensions that build engagement off-screen.
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