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.
Playboy Enterprises has entered into a strategic partnership with rapper Pitbull that will be a creative cross-pollination between the two brands' worlds.
Corus Entertainment's Nelvana has sold more than 345 half-hours of content to subscription video-on-demand partners in France and the U.K.
The Licensing Resource Group has signed an exclusive agreement to represent the University of Memphis’ licensing program.
Namco Bandai is bringing its capybara (a cousin to the guinea pig) character Kapi-Bara-San to the U.S. and Canda in a new game app.
ZDF Enterprises has secured a number of new international sales for preschool series “Q Pootle 5.”
Evian Natural Spring Water has launched the new short film, The Amazing Baby & Me 2, starring Sony Pictures’ Spider-Man.
Studio 100 International has appointed two new licensing agents for its Maya the Bee brand in Latin America.
Disney Junior has signed a new a new broadcast distribution agreement for Saban Brands’ “Julius Jr.” in Italy.
Oznoz, an online channel that caters to bilingual families, has teamed with HIT Entertainment to present its library of shows.
Subscription e-commerce site JustFab has launched a new women’s shoe and handbag collection from Latin superstar Paulina Rubio.
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