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.
Viz Media has added several new partners for the popular Naruto Shippuden manga and anime property.
H&M has teamed up with the Whitney Museum Of American Art and artist Jeff Koons for the launch of its new museum-inspired flagship store in New York City.
Desert racing organization Score International will make its Licensing Expo debut this week as part of the new Motorsports Café feature zone of the show.
Peanuts Worldwide has signed Just Play as its master toy licensee in the U.S. and Canada.
TSBA Group, global licensing agent for energy company Shell, is exhibiting the brand’s heritage and modern aspects across two booths at Licensing Expo.
Scholastic Media is looking to build its newest animated series, “Astroblast!” through licensing.
Fab NY, a leading fashion accessories licensee, has entered a licensing partnership with MadPax, the creators of the 3D spike backpack.
Plush toys and gifts manufacturer Kids Preferred will debut the new Animalia collection of Buildex wooden toys.
Atlantyca Entertainment has sold seasons one and two of its animated series “Geronimo Stilton” in Australia and New Zealand to Network 10.
Cosgrove Hall Fitzpatrick Entertainment has partnered with the U.K. children’s website iChild to promote its preschool cartoon series “Pip Ahoy!.”
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