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.
Spin Master has entered retail with its Tenkai Knights construction range.
After ending its print edition in 2012, Encyclopædia Britannica has created a new way to engage its youngest readers–a tablet.
SodaStream International has tapped Del Monte to create a range of branded syrups for its home beverage carbonation systems.
The winners of the first-ever Progressive Preschool Awards were announced in London this week.
Sony Computer Entertainment launched the PlayStation4 in the U.S. and Canada Friday.
Shine 360 has tapped the travel company Cox & Kings to develop a series of culinary holidays based on the MasterChef brand.
41 Entertainment has signed a range of new broadcast deals with Disney in Europe and the U.S. for “Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures.”
The MetLife Foundation has committed $20 million over the next five years to Sesame Workshop to teach people about finances worldwide.
Microsoft’s new gaming system Xbox One hits store shelves in 13 markets worldwide Friday.
Warner Bros. Records has added two new members to its Brand Partnerships & Commercial Licensing team.
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