As Saban Brands celebrates its fifth anniversary, the company has grown from one iconic franchise to 11 brands and approaching $1 billion in retail sales worldwide.
With Shaun the Sheep Movie set to premiere in the U.S. Aug. 7, Aardman Animation has appointed JLK Brand Licensing Group as the brand's new agent.
Planeta Junior, a division of the Planeta/De Agostini group, is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year with a slate of new content.
DHX Brands set a new Guinness World Record Monday as "In the Night Garden" character Igglepiggle unfurled the largest-ever polar fleece blanket.
Hong Kong-based toy company Boti Global has acquired the global license to manufacture toys for the preschool property "Miffy."
Dentsu Entertainment USA and Level-5 have appointed Evolution USA to bring the franchises "Yo-Kai Watch" and "Little Battlers eXperience" to the U.S. and Canada.
BlooBuzz has partnered with Showtime, CBS Consumer Products and actor Michael C. Hall to launch the official "Dexter" mobile game.
The Pennsylvania theme park Idlewild & SoakZone will debut new “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood” features this summer.
This August, HIT Entertainment is bringing kids' favorite blue engine and the Island of Sodor to life at the Thomas Land permanent attraction at Edaville USA.
Herb Scannell has decided to step down as president of BBC Worldwide North America, with Ann Sarnoff, currently COO of the division, set to take over the role.
Disney Store has opened the doors of its flagship store in Shanghai, China, which, at 5,000-square-meters, is the largest retail space of any Disney Store in the world.
Shogakukan-Shueisha Productions has appointed its subsidiary, Viz Media, to handle the merchandising of the anime brand Doraemon in the Americas.
Australian national airline Qantas has partnered with Nickelodeon for complimentary in-flight play packs.
Bulldog Licensing has added new licensing for the CBBC teen fantasy series “Wolfblood.”
Pretty Ugly has teamed with CBS Consumer Products for its newest Uglydoll brand collaboration with the Star Trek franchise.
C3 Entertainment has partnered with 4 Corner Fingerboards for a range of The Three Stooges collectible fingerboards that will debut later this month.
Zodiak Kids and Biplano, the Iberian agent for the preschool brand Tickety Toc, have appointed new licensees for the brand in the region.
Saban Brands is growing its Julius Jr. property with a new lineup of licensing partners.
Imira Entertainment has signed a deal with the U.K.-based broadcast group CSC Media for seasons one and two of Tuba n Co’s “Larva.”
Hasbro Studios, in conjunction with PlayDate Digital, has released its first-ever storybook interactive app for young fans.
Following the launch of Sharknado-branded merchandise, Syfy and The Asylum are planning two new brand extensions for the pop culture sensation.
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