Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Konami Digital Entertainment has released a large assortment of new Yu-Gi-Oh! trading card game products for beginners and veterans.
RJM Licensing has signed on to represent professional photographer Lara Jo Regan’s collection, Dogs in Cars.
Hosiery supplier High Point Design has patented a new technique of knitting in tie-dye for hosiery and apparel.
Ubisoft has launched the new video game "Rabbids Invasion: The Interactive TV Show" today in the U.K.
National children’s club Captain McFinn has released an app that features pro-social learning, allowing preschoolers to communicate with a live character host.
Sony Computer Entertainment America has launched the first dedicated webstore for its game studio Naughty Dog at Shop.NaughtyDog.com.
Americans are planning to do some big holiday shopping during the Thanksgiving weekend, according to NRF’s Thanksgiving Weekend Expectations survey.
Corus Entertainment has partnered with mobile technology company Fingerprint to create a mobile entertainment platform for children ages 2 to 7.
The New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation has launched an e-commerce site for the city–the New Orleans City Store.
Sanrio and Toei Animation Europe are pairing to unite Hello Kitty and the anime series "One Piece" in a joint licensing program for Europe.
Bookseller Barnes & Noble has launched Educational Toys & Games Science Centers at select stores across the U.S. and on its website.
Redan Publishing will release a one-off Fun To Learn, The Snowman and The Snowdog Bag O Fun magazine Nov. 20.
Lawless Entertainment announced a deal with PBS Distribution to handle DVD and digital distribution for “Suzy’s Zoo, A Day with Witzy” in U.S. and Canada.
National craft store Michaels has compiled a list of the hottest arts and crafts gifts for Holiday 2014.
The Fresh Beat Band debuted a new stage show as part of a nationwide concert tour to nearly 40 U.S. cities through Feb. 2015.
Two video games for SEGA's new Sonic the Hedgehog brand, Sonic Boom, have launched at retailers across the U.S.
Chinese Internet television company Youku Tudou has obtained the exclusive rights from Talpa Holding to produce “The Voice Kids” format in China.
Entertainment One Licensing has secured a number of deals for the global preschool brand Peppa Pig in the G/A/S region, including a regional licensing agent.
Luxury hotel chain Karisma Hotels & Resorts, in partnership with Viacom International Media Networks, will bring Nickelodeon-branded experiences to its line of Azul Hotels.
Cupcake Digital has acquired fellow app developer Little Bit Studio, creators of the “Bugs and Buttons” app series.
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