Brand Licensing Europe 2014 expects to top last year’s record-breaking attendance with even more features and new brands on the floor.
Target is planning a limited edition girls' collection inspired by the upcoming Sony Pictures film Annie, set to hit theaters Dec. 19.
GiGGo Toys has partnered with the city of New York (NYC & Company) to produce licensed ride-on toys featuring iconic brands such as NYPD and FDNY.
Scholastic Parent & Child magazine has launched "KidQ," a free mobile app that facilitates conversation about the things that kids are curious about.
Rovio will preview its upcoming “Angry Birds Stella” mobile game exclusively at Barnes & Noble stores from Aug. 29 to Sept. 3.
Nickelodeon will debut two new live-action series–"Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" and "Henry Danger"–Sept. 13.
PGS Entertainment has made a number of global sales for the Method Animation and DQ Entertainment series “Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood.”
Toy company Arklu will run a Holiday Adventure Storywriting competition for children ages 10 and under featuring its Lottie doll brand.
Toy and consumer electronics company Jazwares has hired Dan Sugrue as its new U.K. sales director.
Preschool network Sprout has developed its own kids' tablet that will debut exclusively at Walmart in the U.S. this October.
The estate of Elvis Presley is collaborating with Pulse Evolution to create a virtual King of Rock 'n' Roll.
The Collegiate Licensing Company, the licensing affiliate of IMG College, has renewed its licensing agreements with six universities.
ZM Capital and former DHX Media principal Neil Court have made an equity investment in the Canadian children's production company 9 Story.
The National Hockey League is ready to launch its 2014-15 consumer products season with the annual NHL Exchange licensed products and retail trade show.
Families will spend slightly more on back-to-school items than last year, according to the National Retail Federation’s 2014 Back-to-School survey.
Hoho Rights has appointed Active Merchandising to represent its preschool property Cloudbabies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
The Museum of London has appointed Richard Sweet as its new director of enterprise.
A select group will get a chance to experience Cartoon Network Amazone in Bang Saray, Thailand before the park opens to the public.
Skylanders has entered the premium toy line with the Eon’s Elite series.
Crown Crafts Infant Products expanded its licensing agreement with Carter’s for bed sets and décor.
Bulldog Licensing has brokered a deal with BCI that will see the apparel firm extend its highly successful clothing line of U.K. popular character Monkey.
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