What started as a small TV production business has now grown into one of the world’s largest independent family entertainment companies with a major position in live action and kids’ animation.
Discovery Communications has teamed up for a line of environmentally friendly pet waste products under the Animal Planet brand.
A group of former Rovio employees have launched the new brand licensing agency, 5th Wave Brands.
Sanrio and jewelry designer Onch Movement are launching a new collaboration today featuring Hello Kitty.
Fam Brands’ Marika division has signed two new deals for women’s hosiery and footwear.
Dot To Dot Productions has appointed the licensing agency Brands with Influence to represent its productions.
Google is planning to open a series of pop-up shops to promote their latest products this holiday season.
The Paley Center for Media in California has partnered with CBS Consumer Products for a Star Trek gallery exhibition.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA is marking the growth of its licensing business in the Middle East at the Dubai Brand Licensing Fair.
Apparel brand Robert Graham has tied up a deal with LJP International to enter the footwear market for both men and boys.
Vincent Chalvon-Demersay is stepping down as chief executive officer of Marathon Media, citing personal reasons.
DreamWorks Animation has signed a publishing partner in the U.K. for Turbo and announced the newest addition to its slate.
Topline has teamed up with the NBA and Sanrio for a line of NBA apparel featuring Hello Kitty.
Brand Licensing Europe, Europe’s largest annual licensing event, is gearing up for the biggest show yet.
SEGA Europe has renewed its apparel license with gaming clothing specialist Insert Coin.
Von Dutch is re-emerging around the world with a robust profile that draws on the property’s artistic roots.
Hoho Rights and Haven Licensing have added new licensees in Australia and New Zealand for the preschool property Cloudbabies.
A new reality series featuring the sports apparel brand Under Armour will make its debut this month on the Outdoor Channel.
Art brand The Gkrs has signed a new deal with Pool Over for a range of back-to-school and stationery products in Italy.
Zodiak Kids’ girls’ series “Totally Spies” is getting a boost in Italy and Spain with new online and broadcast promotions.
Disneyland Resort is extending the annual Mickey’s Halloween Party to 13 days this year, beginning Friday, Sept. 13.
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