Brand Licensing Europe 2014 expects to top last year’s record-breaking attendance with even more features and new brands on the floor.
Target is planning a limited edition girls' collection inspired by the upcoming Sony Pictures film Annie, set to hit theaters Dec. 19.
GiGGo Toys has partnered with the city of New York (NYC & Company) to produce licensed ride-on toys featuring iconic brands such as NYPD and FDNY.
Scholastic Parent & Child magazine has launched "KidQ," a free mobile app that facilitates conversation about the things that kids are curious about.
Rovio will preview its upcoming “Angry Birds Stella” mobile game exclusively at Barnes & Noble stores from Aug. 29 to Sept. 3.
Nickelodeon will debut two new live-action series–"Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" and "Henry Danger"–Sept. 13.
PGS Entertainment has made a number of global sales for the Method Animation and DQ Entertainment series “Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood.”
Preschool network Sprout has developed its own kids' tablet that will debut exclusively at Walmart in the U.S. this October.
The estate of Elvis Presley is collaborating with Pulse Evolution to create a virtual King of Rock 'n' Roll.
The National Football League, NFL Players Inc. and licensee Bleacher Creatures have unveiled the 2014 NFL player plush collection, which includes more than 50 NFL stars.
Global brand management company Genius Brands International has secured a $2 million revolving line of credit with SunTrust Banks to finance future growth.
Thomas the Tank Engine is rolling into the Minnesota Children’s Museum in the first stop of a touring exhibit inspired by “Thomas & Friends.”
Saban Brands has appointed Daniel Castle as managing director of strategic business development.
Knockout Licensing has been appointed to launch and manage the licensing program for the Smithsonian Libraries’ Seed Catalog Collection.
Ubisoft’s Rabbids are taking over retail across the U.S. with a full lineup of licensed apparel, books, toys and more.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has brought a slate of primetime TV brands to Licensing Expo this week.
Entertainment One Television has expanded its alternative programming division with the appointment of David Shaye.
The Collegiate Licensing Company has extended its partnership with Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas.
Trading card company Topps will start a new wave of licensing activity for the sci-fi cult classic Mars Attacks for the 2014-15 season.
Fuhu, creator of the Nabi line of tablets for kids (including the DreamTab, created in partnership with DreamWorks Animation) is launching interactive toys called Morpho Pods.
The Santa Clara Stadium Authority has signed a multi-year venue partnership for the Levi’s Stadium with Feld Motor Sports' Monster Jam events.
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