Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Kate Spade New York and Jack Spade are making their first foray into childrenswear with a new limited edition line of apparel and accessories at GapKids.
Target has announced a number of new initiatives for the holiday season centered on guest-friendly services–including exclusive products.
Banana brand Chiquita has teamed up with Origin Food Group to create a line of fruit and yogurt smoothies now available at Walmart in the U.S.
StoryToys and The Eric Carle Studio have released of “My Very Hungry Caterpillar,” the first fully interactive 3D app based on the Eric Carle character.
Entertainment One Licensing’s Peppa Pig is stepping onto the printed page with a new magazine from Redan Publishing, as well as a trio of other new licensees.
LIMA will host its next Executive Networking Breakfast in Los Angeles on Nov. 6 at the United Talent Agency headquarters.
Entertainment and fashion lifestyle brand BollyDoll has tapped Majesty Brands to develop a hosiery and socks collection.
KidQuest, the app that provides interactive children’s crafts, experiments and activities, has announced partnerships with four leading children’s brands.
Nickelodeon has signed on to broadcast “WWE Slam City,” WWE’s kids' animated short-form series, on the NickSports programming block on Nicktoons.
Next Monday, "Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest" returns to PBS Kids, kicking off the ninth season of the series with a week of new episodes.
kaboom! Entertainment has secured dedicated retail space in all of Canada’s 125 Target stores for its Treehouse Presents releases.
Just Promotions has renewed its contract with Hit Entertainment for Thomas & Friends live events in Australia and New Zealand.
Laura Ashley has added Firefly Brand Management to its network of licensing agencies in the U.S. and Canada.
V&S Entertainment has announced a new deal with Edicolandia Junior in Italy for novelty items featuring “Everything’s Rosie.”
Sequential Brands Group has acquired the collectible and gift giving brand Franklin Mint.
Following marked growth in 2012, Brand Licensing Europe saw an additional 5 percent growth in visitor attendance in 2013.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer has added another new licensee as it gears up for the 50th anniversary in 2014.
Children’s entertainment company SLR Productions is celebrating its 10th year this month.
Tele Images, a Zodiak Media company, has appointed Gladys Morchoisne as senior vice president of animation.
The Paley Center for Media in California has partnered with CBS Consumer Products for a Star Trek gallery exhibition.
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