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.
The Jim Henson Company has sold “Doozers” to Turner Broadcasting System’s Cartoonito network in Asia Pacific.
The Jelly Belly Candy Company has teamed up with Prestige Global Co. for a line of kids’ apparel, in a deal brokered by The Licensing Company.
License! Global is hosting a free seminar at the Asian Licensing Conference in Hong Kong Jan. 7–“Learn How to Assess Branded Value and Protect Intellectual Property.”
The Mike Gee U.S. Agency Watch Co. has created a line of wristwatches based on the upcoming TV series “24: Live Another Day.”
Sony Computer Entertainment is giving fans a first look at its new streaming game service at the Consumer Electronics Show this week.
Rapper 50 Cent’s SMS Audio unveiled a new line of limited edition Star Wars-branded headphones at the Consumer Electronics Show this week.
Knockout Licensing has tapped perfume house Aidan AryL Enterprises to create a line of personal and home fragrances inspired by “Downton Abbey.”
Nickelodeon will debut its new animated literacy series for preschoolers, “Wallykazam!,” on air Feb. 3.
The Aird Group’s Japanese-inspired lifestyle brand Kimmidoll is ringing in the New Year with a trio of licensees for toys, health and beauty and apparel.
Penguin Random House U.K. is creating one, combined children's division, following the two publishers’ merger in late 2012.
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