License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
MTV and Aloft Hotels have launched an Asia Pacific edition of the talent show competition “Project Aloft Star.”
Imira Entertainment has taken worldwide distribution rights (excluding Austria and China) for the live-action series "Austrian Tom Turbo" (188 x 26).
Viacom has licensed some of its Nickelodeon shows to third-party stations across Europe this summer.
ThinkGeek will debut The Wand Company's latest Universal Remote Control–a Star Trek: The Original Series Phaser universal remote control at San Diego Comic-Con this week.
Uglydoll and DC Comics are showcasing their cross-over line, featuring Pretty Ugly characters styled as DC Comics superheroes, at Comic-Con this week.
The LEGO Systems booth at Comic-Con will feature life-sized LEGO models, sneak peeks of 2015 building sets, photo opps and content demos.
Clothing line Her Universe, along with retailer Hot Topic and media company Nerdist Industries, will hold their debut fashion show at Comic-Con Thursday.
U.K. trade distributors John Hornby Skewes and Nickelodeon will launch a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles musical instruments line in the fall.
Discovery Consumer Products has renewed its longstanding direct-to-retail partnership with Toys 'R' Us U.S. and Toys 'R' Us Australia.
Sequential Brands Group has announced several initiatives for a global re-launch of the company’s recently acquired brand the Franklin Mint.
England's Football Association is prepping for the World Cup by extending its agreement with Poetic Gem for apparel.
Australia’s SLR Productions has greenlit the animated series “Captain Flinn and The Pirate Dinosaurs.”
The National Football Association teamed up with its licensee Junk Food Clothing for a runway show at New York Fashion Week last week.
Canadian fashion brand RW&CO. has teamed up with actor Hayden Christensen for a menswear capsule collection.
German channel KIKA has picked up Animaccord Animation Studios’ “Masha and the Bear.”
Dove Trading has launched the latest in its line of Hello Kitty mobile phones, created in partnership with Sanrio.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has teamed up with Round 2 to re-issue two vintage plastic model kits based on the British sci-fi series “Space: 1999!.”
Saban Brands’ new animated preschool series “Julius Jr.” will make its U.S. debut on and Nick Jr. Sunday
EA Sports will not publish a 2015 version of its college football video game after an ongoing dispute with the NCAA.
Team! Licensing has unveiled a new style guide for Sanrio licensees in G/A/S that will allow the use of multiple characters at once.
©2014 ADVANSTAR COMMUNICATIONS INC. All rights reserved.