Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Stan Lee's Comikaze opens its doors today just in time for trick-or-treating and a full weekend of chances to dress up.
Sanrio kicked off the first-ever Hello Kitty convention Thursday at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA in Los Angeles, Calif.
Pepsi has unveiled its latest fashion collaboration, called The Pulse of New Talent, created in collaboration with Vogue Italia magazine.
Biscuiteers has signed a delicious deal with Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. and Ireland for a range of iced biscuits, cupcakes and cakes.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is making a stop at Build-A-Bear Workshops this holiday season, in a new line of customizable plush.
British animation company Smallfilms and its licensing agent Coolabi have launched the first official licensed Bagpuss game app.
UCLA will offer a new licensing course in association with LIMA called “Licensing Entertainment" starting Jan. 6.
Lawless Entertainment has introduced Bonnie Boat & Friends, an all-new original preschool brand for animated series co-production and licensing.
Iconix Brand Group and it board of directors has appointed Sue Gove as an independent director of the company.
Anki, the creator of the battle-car racing game “Anki Drive,” has appointed former Activision and EA executives to key roles.
Ubisoft and Cryptozoic Entertainment are developing a board game based on the “Assassin’s Creed” video game franchise.
Centerstage Brands International has tapped Univision Communications to license the late Latin American movie star Pedro Infante in the U.S.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has unveiled a monstrous collection of products for its forthcoming film Godzilla at New York Toy Fair.
Nottingham Forest has appointed Planeta Editorial to develop a range of Spanish titles for its Sendokai Champions brand worldwide.
Toy executives gathered in New York Saturday night to honor the year’s winners at the 14th annual Toy of the Year Awards.
Underground Toys celebrated the release of a wide range of new character licensed merchandise this week at New York Toy Fair.
Planeta Junior has taken on the animated TV series “Nutri Ventures,” which promotes healthy eating habits, for TV rights, licensing and merchandising.
Paramount Pictures and Gary Sanchez Productions are planning a theatrical re-release of an all-new cut of Anchorman 2.
Imangi Studios, creators of “Temple Run” game app, have signed two new licensees for toys and a handheld LCD game.
“The Furchester Hotel,” the new =series from CBeebies and Sesame Workshop, has begun filming at BBC Children's home in Salford.
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