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.
Playboy has teamed up with the Japanese design label Hysteric Glamour for a line of apparel inspired by the iconic publishing brand.
The American workwear brand Carhartt is extending its apparel partnership with camouflage designer Realtree.
The National Basketball Association has renewed its partnership with Under Armour for basketball footwear.
Spin Master has entered retail with its Tenkai Knights construction range.
After ending its print edition in 2012, Encyclopædia Britannica has created a new way to engage its youngest readers–a tablet.
SodaStream International has tapped Del Monte to create a range of branded syrups for its home beverage carbonation systems.
The winners of the first-ever Progressive Preschool Awards were announced in London this week.
Sony Computer Entertainment launched the PlayStation4 in the U.S. and Canada Friday.
Shine 360 has tapped the travel company Cox & Kings to develop a series of culinary holidays based on the MasterChef brand.
41 Entertainment has signed a range of new broadcast deals with Disney in Europe and the U.S. for “Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures.”
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