The dream of one young man, his passion for comics and creativity has evolved into one of the world’s largest licensors and animation studios.
Genius Brands International and its subsidiary, A Squared Entertainment, are continuing to expand the lifestyle brand Psycho Bunny into new product categories.
French production companies Zodiak Media and Banijay Group have agreed to merge, creating one of the world's largest independent production and distribution groups.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship Gym franchise is aggressively expanding in the U.S. and Canada with plans to open more than 100 new locations this year.
In celebration of the newly discovered Dr. Seuss book What Pet Should I Get?, Barnes & Noble is hosting a series of themed events at book stores across the U.S.
Lifestyle brand DGK has launched a new collection featuring Popeye, developed in partnership with King Features Syndicate.
Santoro continues to build the roster for its Mirabelle, Willow and Kori Kumi brands with a slate of new licensees and products.
Arnor Overseas International has launched a range of Goodyear-branded footwear in Taiwan.
My Gym Children’s Fitness Center has incorporated the children’s toy line Oball into its fitness curriculum as part of a three-month program across locations in the U.S.
VW has confirmed its attendance at this year’s Brand Licensing Europe, marking its first-ever appearance at a licensing event.
The finalists have been announced for the annual Licensing Awards, which will take place Sept. 15 at The Grosvenor House Hotel in London.
Electronics retailer RadioShack has filed for bankruptcy and signed a tentative agreement to sell between 1,500 and 2,400 of its 4,000 U.S. stores to Sprint.
MAGIC MarketWeek kicks off this month and with it comes a host of playful fashion brands in all senses of the word, from childrenswear to iconic rock.
Netflix has launched in Cuba and announced plans to bring its Internet video service to Japan this fall, as it moves to complete a global rollout by the end of 2016.
Gunmaker Remington Outdoor Company has signed a series of deals expanding its licensed offerings in accessories, housewares, gifts and outdoor games.
Scholastic has lined up more than a dozen new licensees for the upcoming Sony Pictures Entertainment film, Goosebumps, which will hit theaters Oct. 16.
A look at a host of playful fashion brands, from childrenswear to rock, that are showcasing their wares this week at MAGIC.
NECA, in partnership with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products, has revealed the final lineup of celebrities that will be featured in The Simpsons 25 of the Greatest Guest Stars program.
Adidas A.C Milan, Chelsea Football Club, FIFA, Automobil Lamborghini and Moto GP are among the 180 companies already signed up to exhibit at this year’s BLE.
A+E Networks has sewed up a new deal with Bioworld Merchandising for a range of apparel featuring the H2 channel's "Ancient Aliens" reality series.
Learfield Sports has completed its integration of the recently acquired Licensing Resource Group and Strategic Marketing Affiliates, creating Learfield Licensing Partners.
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