Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Disney has announced Sofia the First as the newest member of the "Color & Play 3D" app family.
Art brand Hank & Sylvie, created by New York artist Lou Patrou, has partnered with Ikase for a line of art cases featuring the brand.
Modern homewares brand DwellStudio has entered two new licensing partnerships with Klaussner Home Furnishings and Magnussen Home Furnishings.
Robin Zingone has teamed with Buckledown for a line of fashion accessories featuring the artist's designs.
Penguin U.K. has released a new holiday title featuring the British animal charity Battersea Dogs and Cats Home.
This holiday season, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and friends will appear on a line of USPS Forever stamps.
Total online retail spending in November and December across desktops, smartphones and tablets will reach $61 billion, representing a 16 percent gain over last year, according to the ComScore 2014 holiday season forecast.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has extended its contract with toy partner Jakks Pacific for the boys’ action property Slugterra.
FAO Schwarz is celebrating the holidays with one-of-a-kind gifts and festive décor and is offering shoppers the chance to give back.
Disney has unveiled new details of the Shanghai Disney Resort including a Toy Story-themed hotel, Magic Kingdom-style theme park and Disneytown shopping district.
Scholastic Media is collaborating with Intel to design interactive gaming content using voice and gesture interaction technology.
Rovio Entertainment has tapped Merlin Entertainments to create the world’s first Angry Birds 4D experience at the Surrey, England, theme park, Thorpe Park Resort.
The National Retail Federation will honor Costco co-founder and board member Jim Sinegal with the Gold Medal Award at its annual conference next week.
The German kids’ channel Super RTL is taking on the licensing and merchandising of several DreamWorks Animations franchises in the region.
The LIMA Board of Directors has selected veteran licensing agents Debra Joester and Joanne Loria for induction into its Hall of Fame.
Majesco has put the development of new Zumba Fitness video game titles on hold.
Hallmark Cards has introduced a new range of greeting cards, stationery and gift wrap from actress Sarah Jessica Parker.
Turkish children’s network Yumurcak TV has picked up the preschool animation series “Niloya,” produced by Bee & Bird Animation Co.
Build-A-Bear Workshop has appointed Gina Collins as chief marketing officer and brand bear.
PGS Entertainment has completed a number of sales with broadcasters in Latin America at the NATPE market and conference this week.
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