Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Haim Saban, founder of Saban Brands, writer and director Chris Columbus, and Jeremy Zag have joined forces to launch Zag Animation Studios.
Tomy, the global master toy partner for SEGA's Sonic the Hedgehog, has launched the all-new Sonic Boom toy line exclusively available at Toys ‘R’ Us.
PBS Kids' new line of educational and earth-friendly toys is now available exclusively at Whole Foods Markets in the U.S.
One Jeanswear Group has announced plans to launch a Robert Rodriguez sportswear brand in February 2015.
Firefly Brand Management has finalized a number of deals for the TapatÍo hot sauce brand that include extensions into gifting and apparel.
Toy industry veteran and former president of the U.S. division of Toys 'R' Us, Neil Friedman, has been named president and chief executive officer of Alex Brands.
Robert Kaufman Fabrics has created a new collection of textiles from artist Robin Zingone's Primrose collection that will be sold at Jo-Ann Fabrics.
Pavilion Worldwide Group is producing 11 branded casino-based slot machines based on CBS Consumer Products' classic television shows.
LeapFrog Enterprises has launched LeapTV, an educational, active video gaming system designed for children ages 3 to 8.
Nelvana Enterprises has tapped Cupcake Digital to create a series of apps based on its preschool series “Max & Ruby,” which airs on Nick Jr.
Outdoor specialty store Field & Stream will open three new locations in September.
PGS Entertainment has made a number of global sales for the Method Animation and DQ Entertainment series “Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood.”
Santoro's Gorjuss design property has added a swath of new licensees around the world.
Channel 5’s Milkshake! has produced a bumper DVD compilation featuring a collection of the networks preschool shows.
Team GB, the home of the British Olympic Association, will give the keynote address at Brand Licensing Europe 2014 on Oct. 7 at 1 p.m.
RJM Licensing will represent The Country Diary of an Edwarian Lady for the home décor and stationery market in the U.S. and Canada.
General Electric has agreed to sell its appliances business to Electrolux for $3.3 billion.
Technicolor, Nerd Corps Entertainment and A Stark Production have finalized a partnership deal for a new CG-animated series, "The Deep."
Bazooka Candy Brands, maker of the Ring Pop candy brand, has kicked off another phase of its #RockThatRock campaign, with pop band R5.
Southern department store Belk has debuted an exclusive collection from "Project Runway" season 12 winner Dom Streater.
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