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.
ZeptoLab has released a follow-up to its hit app “Cut the Rope” and announced plans for a new season of the Om Nom web series.
HIT Entertainment has teamed up with toy distributor Silverlit in France to support the TV series “Fireman Sam” with a toy range.
HBO Licensing has teamed up with Zynga to bring its Game of Thrones social game to new platforms.
1928 Jewelry Company is planning a line of Downton Abbey-inspired jewelry.
Discovery Communications has released the new Discovery Kids Outdoor Adventure Toys exclusively at Walgreens.
Megalicense has taken over as licensing agent for “LazyTown” in Russia.
Amazon Studios has greenlit three new kids pilots as part of its original programming for Prime Instant Video.
Amazon has signed a new deal with Viacom to bring top kids’ shows its Prime Instant Video.
Turner Broadcasting’s LazyTown brand has renewed a number of licensing partnerships in Australia.
HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones,’ has not only been a ratings success but also a licensing boon for the studio.
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