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.
In celebration of the 100-year anniversary of May Gibbs’ Gumnut Babies, licensing agency Merchantwise has tapped Kip & Co for its capsule collection for kids and babies.
Head Sport is entering the watch category in a new, worldwide partnership with Italian manufacturer Aion Time.
Lonely Planet and Samsung have joined forces to combine Samsung’s mobile devices and various custom solutions with Lonely Planet’s content.
Paws Inc. has partnered with Freeze Tag, a creator of mobile social games, to launch a Garfield version of the bubble shooter game “Kitty Pawp.”
SmileyWorld has tapped Scholastic to publish two English titles in the U.K. and Europe.
The M Zone has signed on two new licensees for merchandise based on the Lovethislife property.
Japan-based Kitson Co. has acquired the global trademark rights for Kitson, the upmarket boutique store founded in Los Angeles, Calif., from U.S.-based Winter Harbor.
4K Media has secured a new broadcast partnership with Telenica Canal 8 in Nicaragua to air the anime series “Yu-Gi-Oh” throughout the country.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. and Ireland and licensee Paladone have teamed up to create a new range of gift products inspired by the Harry Potter franchise.
The Tetris Company has named Branding Streams as its merchandising agent for the “Tetris” brand in Canada.
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