The dream of one young man, his passion for comics and creativity has evolved into one of the world’s largest licensors and animation studios.
Hello Kitty and her Sanrio friends are heading to Nintendo systems this fall with three new games, including the character's first-ever foray onto the Wii U platform.
Global Merchandising Services continues to grow the licensing program for One Direction with new partners in the Middle East, Latin America, Europe and the U.S.
Viz Media has teamed with Viz Media Europe and Anime Consortium Japan to jointly acquire the rights for the anime series "One-Punch Man."
Endemol Shine Group has promoted Marina Williams to chief operating officer of international operations.
Boomerang has released “Make and Race,” the latest mobile app, in EMEA and Latin America.
Lawless Entertainment has signed a production deal with Mondo TV to co-produce and distribute a new 2D HD-animated series based on Adventures in Duckport.
“FIFA 16” will feature 12 Women’s National Teams for the first time in franchise history when it launches Sept. 22 in North America
Cartoon Network has launched Imagination Studios in the EMEA, an online destination designed to inspire and celebrate the imagination and creativity of kids.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has appointed two new international licensing executives to accelerate growth of the company’s presence in EMEA and Latin America.
Nelvana has been appointed to represent Moose Toys' collectible brand Shopkins in the EMEA for licensing.
HIT Entertainment, a subsidiary of Mattel, has appointed Lappset to design and build branded activity attractions for its top brands.
Netflix and Guru Studio will produce an original spin-off series based on the preschool hit “Justin Time”– “Justin Time The New Adventures.”
Paws, Inc. has signed a range of new apparel licensees in the U.S., Brazil, Australia, Canada, the Middle East and France for Garfield.
Fashion label Pynkiss Milano has opened a Hello Kitty boutique in the Dalma Mall in Abu Dhabi, U.A.E.
Aardman has signed a number of new deals for its global brand Shaun the Sheep across a host of core categories.
DHX Brands has signed a deal with Egmont Publishing for the international rights to produce children’s books and magazines based on the Teletubbies brand.
PGS Entertainment has closed a number of pre-sales for season three of Method Animation’s animated series "The Little Prince" (78x26).
PGS has made a slew of sales for season two of TAT Productions and Master Films’ animated series "The Jungle Bunch: To the Rescue!"
Cartoon Network Enterprises will take its upcoming show launches like “The Powerpuff Girls” to international levels in 2015.
Cartoon Network has launched a new anti-bullying campaign to raise awareness and empower kids to take action against bullying.
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