Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
The American Girl doll brand has partnered with select Marriott hotels across the U.S. to offer a branded getaway package for young guests.
After 11 years on top, Disney's Frozen has beat out Barbie as the top girls' toy brand this holiday season, according to the National Retail Federation.
DHX Media’s Caillou preschool brand is turning 25 next year, and to celebrate, DHX Brands is planning a year-long celebration.
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory and Maud Borup are pairing for a range of hot cocoa mixes.
Crayola has partnered with Lulu Jr. to develop book-making kits for children ages 4 to 12.
Bleacher Creatures is planning a line of plush dolls featuring characters from New Line Cinema and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures’ The Hobbit trilogy.
Winter sports brand Burton has unveiled a new limited edition holiday line of snowboards adorned with iconic starlet Marilyn Monroe.
Pretty Ugly has partnered with Fathead to create a collection of Uglydoll wall graphics.
Loudmouth is teaming with performance headwear company Headsweats in a new deal brokered by the brand's licensing agent, The Brand Liaison.
"The Radio City Christmas Spectacular" has teamed up with kids' music brand Kidz Bop to offer a Kidz Bop Day at Radio City Music Hall, Dec. 7.
Rubie’s Costume Company has partnered with Nickelodeon to create officially-licensed costumes, masks and accessories based on the film Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for Halloween.
Luxottica and Chanel have signed a new license agreement for the exclusive development, manufacture and worldwide distribution of Chanel prescription frames and sunglasses through 2018.
Disney Consumer Products has unveiled a full lineup of back-to-school items featuring top Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars characters.
AG Properties is teaming with skate shoe company Osiris to debut a new line of special edition skate shoes featuring Care Bears characters.
Footwear and accessories company Steve Madden has acquired Dolce Vita, which specializes in the design, sourcing and sale of branded and private label footwear.
Boston-based public broadcaster and producer WGBH has optioned the rights to “Pinkalicious,” the New York Times best-selling children’s book series.
Plush toy manufacturer Gund has launched its first-ever line of home textiles.
Preschool network Sprout has developed its own kids' tablet that will debut exclusively at Walmart in the U.S. this October.
Sanrio has revealed details for Hello Kitty Con 2014, the first official Hello Kitty fan convention in the world.
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel have launched an annual national campaign aimed at taking the Marvel brand to new heights–Marvel Super Hero September.
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