Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Stan Lee's Comikaze opens its doors today just in time for trick-or-treating and a full weekend of chances to dress up.
Sanrio kicked off the first-ever Hello Kitty convention Thursday at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA in Los Angeles, Calif.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is making a stop at Build-A-Bear Workshops this holiday season, in a new line of customizable plush.
UCLA will offer a new licensing course in association with LIMA called “Licensing Entertainment" starting Jan. 6.
Iconix Brand Group and it board of directors has appointed Sue Gove as an independent director of the company.
Anki, the creator of the battle-car racing game “Anki Drive,” has appointed former Activision and EA executives to key roles.
Haim Saban, founder of Saban Brands, writer and director Chris Columbus, and Jeremy Zag have joined forces to launch Zag Animation Studios.
Tomy, the global master toy partner for SEGA's Sonic the Hedgehog, has launched the all-new Sonic Boom toy line exclusively available at Toys ‘R’ Us.
PBS Kids' new line of educational and earth-friendly toys is now available exclusively at Whole Foods Markets in the U.S.
One Jeanswear Group has announced plans to launch a Robert Rodriguez sportswear brand in February 2015.
Hasbro and Ubisoft announced the launch of the Hasbro Game Channel which will begin airing on game consoles this fall.
Knockout Licensing has been appointed by Sony Pictures Television to manage licensing for the romantic/fantasy entertainment franchise “Outlander.”
Ultimate Fighting Championship has tapped Pacific Sportswear & Emblem Company to develop a line of accessories, gifts, novelties and souvenirs.
Epic Rights has lined up new licensees to develop KISS apparel products that will appeal to every member of the KISS Army.
Rovio Entertainment's North American consumer products licensing team has three new additions.
PNY Technologies has partnered with the LEGO Group for a range of LEGO-branded USB flash drives.
Family Dollar Stores has rejected the acquisition proposal made by Dollar General and is moving forward with its merger with Dollar Tree.
Rovio will preview its upcoming “Angry Birds Stella” mobile game exclusively at Barnes & Noble stores from Aug. 29 to Sept. 3.
Columbia Sportswear and the Dallas Cowboys have announced an apparel licensing partnership for co-branded sportswear, outerwear and accessories.
Rovio Entertainment has released the first “Angry Birds Stella” game in the new Angry Birds series.
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