License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
Crown Crafts Infant Products expanded its licensing agreement with Carter’s for bed sets and décor.
CBS Consumer Products and Poppy, the Young Readers imprint of Little, Brown Books, will release the full-length novel based on The CW's “Reign” series.
TV Tokyo has announced a licensing agreement, giving Chinese game platform Shenzhen iDreamSky Technology permission to create mobile games for China and other Asian territories.
Global energy, grains and food company CHS will start a college sports sponsorship platform with 24 Division 1 universities, in a deal by Learfield Sports.
The 45th anniversary season of “Sesame Street” will premiere September 15 on PBS Kids.
Discount variety store chain Dollar Tree has acquired rival discount store chain Family Dollar Stores, becoming the largest discount retailer in North America.
Christine Thomas, senior licensing executive, Entertainment One U.K. is the first recipient of LIMA U.K.’s Rising Star Award 2014.
SmileyWorld has launched a new kids’ fashion line for Fall 2014, marking the brand’s first major release into the Chinese children’s apparel market.
Cartoon Network and the CN show “Looney Labs” are now part of the Fluxx card game roster.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has partnered with Cineplex to bring the children’s film Slugterra: Return of the Elementals to more than 50 theatres across Canada.
The first M&M's store in France has opened its doors at the Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport.
"Skylanders Trap Team,” the newest iteration of Activision’s Skylanders franchise, is getting a dose of girl power with the new character Gearshift.
BBC Worldwide is marking a year of momentous events with new merchandise for FIFA World Cup 2014, Doctor Who, Sherlock and more.
Germany’s Super RTL and Spain’s Atresmedia Televisión have pre-bought two seasons of the upcoming series “Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks.”
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA is working with licensees and retailers to celebrate the synergy between its brands and sports.
American music brand Fender has launched its European licensing program with two new licensees for apparel and wall art.
Artist and contemporary fashion designer Lauren Moshi has teamed up with Grateful Dead Productions for a limited edition collection of apparel and handbags.
Of the more than 400 companies exhibiting at Licensing Expo in Las Vegas, Nev., this month, almost 150 are new to the show this year.
Disney is teaming up with Change4Life in the U.K. for a campaign to encourage children to meet the minimum 60 minutes of exercise they need each day.
Ludorom has teamed up with Life Like Touring for the first-ever U.S. stage show, "Chuggington Live! The Great Rescue Adventure."
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