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.
Hallmark is featuring country singer Keith Urban in a new line of sound cards now available at Gold Crown stores.
Disneyland Resort is extending the annual Mickey’s Halloween Party to 13 days this year, beginning Friday, Sept. 13.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has opened the first Central Perk coffee shops in the U.K., inspired by the sitcom “Friends.”
Of note from the first day of Comic-Con was Dark Horse’s new PvZ comics, HGTV's Ender’s Game exhibit and Kids Preferred’s new zombie brand.
Disney U.K. held its Christmas product launch in London Thursday, highlighted by The Disney Dozen–12 products that will lead its Christmas charge.
Coolabi’s Poppy Cat will be arriving at the Nickelodeon Land area of the U.K.’s Blackpool Pleasure Beach theme park this summer.
Viz Media has launched an imprint aimed at kids at Comic-Con International–Perfect Square.
Egmont U.K. is expanding its Disney magazine portfolio with a new monthly Disney title–Disney Stars.
Comic-Con International opens its doors today with a Walking Dead zombie run and Sanrio making its debut at the show.
Lipsy London has announced a new collaboration with the Kardashian sisters Kourtney, Kim and Khloe for a new apparel range.
Retail sales beat estimates in February as consumers adjusted their spending in response to an increase in payroll taxes and higher gasoline prices.
Planeta Junior Italy has announced a new partnership with the Nestle Group for chocolate Easter eggs featuring the new TV series “Maya the Bee.”
The European film/TV group, StudioCanal has extended its partnership with Creative Licensing Corporation for another three years.
American Greetings Properties and its licensing agent Medialink, are planning a new crossover collection with the Rody brand in Taiwan.
Video game publisher Konami Digital Entertainment has appointed Sandra Arcan as senior manager of licensing and merchandising, EMEA.
New York City retailer Yellow Rat Bastard has created a Domo-themed area in its SoHo store.
Dennis the Menace is helping teach kids about bicycle safety in a new U.K. campaign from Brake, the road safety charity.
Hoho Rights, the commercial arm of Hoho Entertainment, has appointed Haven Licensing to represent its series "Cloudbabies" in Australia and New Zealand.
Viacom has closed a series of free-to-air branded block deals in Latin America and announced plans to launch Nicktoons in Mexico.
Nike has tapped the Middle East Licensing Company to represent its football clubs in the Middle East.
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