With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
The 17th Annual Toy of the Year Awards, hosted by the Toy Industry Association, honored the best toys and games of the year, including License of the Year–Spin Master’s “Paw Patrol.”
Loot Crate has revealed two exclusive lines of collectible figures that will be part of select subscription lines, including the WWE Slam Crate and the Halo Legendary Crate.
USAopoly, a developer and manufacturer of board games, collectibles and puzzles, has launched a new designer collectibles division, titled Project Raygun.
Senior licensing executives Jessica Blue of UBM Americas and Will DePippo of Sesame Workshop hosted a session on brand licensing basics at New York Toy Fair on Saturday.
Moose Toys will showcase a host of items at New York Toy Fair, including additions to the Shopkins brand, Despicable Me 3 collectibles and more.
Plush and gift company Kids Preferred has revealed a slew of new products based on Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Guess How Much I Love You, Pete the Cat and more.
The National Wildlife Federation has signed six new licensing partnerships for the Ranger Rick brand across a host of categories, including digital, print, toys and more.
The LEGO Group and Warner Bros. Consumer Products have joined forces for a series of collectibles and lifestyle merchandise inspired by The LEGO Batman Movie, in theaters now.
NBCUniversal will debut a raft of properties at this year’s New York Toy Fair, including Despicable Me 3, Fast & Furious, Trolls, The Mummy and “Voltron Legendary Defender.”
Jazwares, in collaboration with Hasbro, has introduced a new toy adjaceny line based on Hasbro’s Nerf brand.
Acamar Films has expanded its London-based team with the appointment of Laura Clarke, Stephanie Gauld and Pippa Irvine to work on its preschool series “Bing.”
Cherokee Global Brands has entered a multi-year license agreement with Ahold Czech Republic to launch Cherokee-branded products in Ahold's hypermarket retail chain Albert.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has entered a multi-year licensing agreement with FlyCatcher to feature Warner Bros. brands in its paper-to-digital coloring system “Painting Lulu.”
Silvergate Media has partnered with Red Light Management and Fiery Light to launch “Octonauts’” first-ever live stage show in the U.S.
SEGA has launched a new Sonic-themed Instagram page, @SonicStyles, which will feature fashion, lifestyle and art products surrounding the blue hedgehog.
Viacom International Media Networks Asia has partnered with Singtel to debut "Viacom Play Plex," a suite of mobile apps, in Singapore.
Americans are expected to spend slightly less this Mother’s Day compared to last year, according to the National Retail Federation.
Canada-based Corus Entertainment has appointed Pam Westman to the role of head of Nelvana Enterprises.
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel have tapped The Araca Group to bring branded pop-up retail locations and merchandise to 88 movie theaters showing Captain America: Civil War.
CBeebies' preschool property “Go Jetters” has launched in the Middle East on exclusively on CBeebies.
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