With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
Toys ‘R’ Us has laid off approximately 10-15 percent of its corporate employees following its struggling holiday sale results.
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has renewed its licensing representation for its non-tire merchandise with IMG.
Mattel and Babytree have joined forces to co-develop an early childhood learning and development online platform for the Chinese market.
Kellogg’s will transform its New York City restaurant into a limited edition Pop-Tarts Café until Sunday, Feb. 26.
WildBrain has appointed Will Mahmood to the newly created position of head of strategy.
Idea Never Implemented has tapped Brentwood Licensing to expand the licensing program for the game Never Have I Ever.
Dynamite Entertainment and Boom! Studios’ imprint Kaboom! have joined forces for a limited series featuring the Internet sensation Grump Cat and Jim Davis’ Garfield.
Cartoon Network and Cryptozoic Entertainment have partnered a pair of new tabletop games based on Adult Swim animated series “Rick and Morty.”
Just Born Quality Confections, makers of Mike and Ike and Hot Tamales, has teamed up with 2K Sports and NBA All-Star Paul George to promote the annual sports video game “NBA 2K17” and introduce a series of promotional packaging.
NBCUniversal and The Blonds have joined forces to debut a fall/winter apparel collection inspired by Universal Pictures’ upcoming film The Mummy, in theaters June 9.
FremantleMedia North America has tapped a number of licensees to expand the “Baywatch” brand.
Last week, more than 2,500 runners gathered for the annual JCB Mud Run, which raised more than £55,000 for the NSPCC.
Warner Bros. and Mojang, the Stockholm, Sweden-based parent company of the popular video game “Minecraft,” announced the Minecraft movie will be released on May 24, 2019 in 3D and IMAX.
German brand management and media company m4e has secured a number of international broadcast deals for its new animated series, “Wissper.”
As a brand, picking the right licensee is imperative to your overall strategy.
The Cartoon Network has been a large presence at Licensing Expo for a decade now.
Iron Maiden and its management team, Phantom Music Management, has partnered with Nodding Frog, 50cc Games and Roadhouse Interactive to launch a new RPG mobile game featuring the band.
Zodiak Kids Studios has partnered with Discovery Kids Latin American for a co-production deal for a new animated series, titled “Lilybuds.”
The Pokémon Company International has partnered Niantic to launch “Pokémon Go,” a new mobile game for Apple and Android devices.
UBM and the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association are partnering to bring a licensing and brand extension networking and education event to Tokyo, Japan, in 2017.
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