Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Haim Saban, founder of Saban Brands, writer and director Chris Columbus, and Jeremy Zag have joined forces to launch Zag Animation Studios.
Tomy, the global master toy partner for SEGA's Sonic the Hedgehog, has launched the all-new Sonic Boom toy line exclusively available at Toys ‘R’ Us.
PBS Kids' new line of educational and earth-friendly toys is now available exclusively at Whole Foods Markets in the U.S.
One Jeanswear Group has announced plans to launch a Robert Rodriguez sportswear brand in February 2015.
Firefly Brand Management has finalized a number of deals for the TapatÍo hot sauce brand that include extensions into gifting and apparel.
Toy industry veteran and former president of the U.S. division of Toys 'R' Us, Neil Friedman, has been named president and chief executive officer of Alex Brands.
Robert Kaufman Fabrics has created a new collection of textiles from artist Robin Zingone's Primrose collection that will be sold at Jo-Ann Fabrics.
Pavilion Worldwide Group is producing 11 branded casino-based slot machines based on CBS Consumer Products' classic television shows.
LeapFrog Enterprises has launched LeapTV, an educational, active video gaming system designed for children ages 3 to 8.
Nelvana Enterprises has tapped Cupcake Digital to create a series of apps based on its preschool series “Max & Ruby,” which airs on Nick Jr.
Licensed Twitter property @iQuoteForHer will soon move from computer screens to products with the extension of the brand to women's apparel.
China Education Television has tapped Bill Teitelbaum to serve as its U.S. representative for educational media projects in China.
Me to You, the brand behind Tatty Teddy, has signed up as the charity partner for non-profit Have A Heart’s Live Artist of the Year event.
The Winterthur Museum Garden & Library in Delaware will play host to Downton’s Abbey’s Crawleys, or a least some of their clothes, in 2014 and 2015.
HSN and Univision Communications have launched a shopping service targeted to Hispanic costumers.
Endemol North America has appointed Will Keenan as president of its new digital video venture Endemol Beyond USA.
The Disney Channel in Germany will transition from a pay-TV service into an advertising-financed, free-to-air channel on January 1, 2014.
Egmont is bringing its international children's publishing activities together under a new management structure.
USA Curling has signed on the dotted line for ranges of credit and prepaid debit cards, in two deals negotiated by RJM Licensing.
Celebrity designer and TV personality Monica Pedersen has inked a new deal with Abbyson Living to create a new branded furniture collection.
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