License! Global explores the opportunities and challenges of the Japanese licensed consumer product market.
Crown Crafts Infant Products expanded its licensing agreement with Carter’s for bed sets and décor.
CBS Consumer Products and Poppy, the Young Readers imprint of Little, Brown Books, will release the full-length novel based on The CW's “Reign” series.
Global energy, grains and food company CHS will start a college sports sponsorship platform with 24 Division 1 universities, in a deal by Learfield Sports.
The 45th anniversary season of “Sesame Street” will premiere September 15 on PBS Kids.
Discount variety store chain Dollar Tree has acquired rival discount store chain Family Dollar Stores, becoming the largest discount retailer in North America.
Cartoon Network and the CN show “Looney Labs” are now part of the Fluxx card game roster.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has partnered with Cineplex to bring the children’s film Slugterra: Return of the Elementals to more than 50 theatres across Canada.
Showtime, CBS Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Media Distribution will release a DVD set for the “Penny Dreadful” series on October 7.
Game makers USAopoly, under license from Hasbro, and Nickelodeon will release two Monopoly Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles board games this fall.
SEGA announces the release dates for its upcoming Sonic Boom video game series.
The U.S. Postal Service has released a limited edition stamp collection featuring Harry Potter, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
Microsoft’s new gaming system Xbox One hits store shelves in 13 markets worldwide Friday.
Positive retail sales numbers in the month of October point to a good holiday sales season ahead, according to the National Retail Federation.
Online sales on Cyber Monday increased by 16 percent year-over-year to $2.29 billion, according to the Adobe Digital Index.
Licensing Expo has announced plans to add a 5,000-square-foot motorsports-themed feature area in 2014.
Sesame Workshop has partnered with Redan Publishing to launch the new Fun To Learn Sesame Street magazine.
Git-R-Done Productions, the charitable arm of the Larry the Cable Guy brand, has signed two new food partners for the stand-up comedian.
U.S.-based apparel licensee Hybrid Promotions and Canada-based licensee NTD Apparel have teamed for a new strategic alliance in North America.
In Hollywood’s biggest box office year ever, Iron Man 3 reined supreme, topping the charts both domestically and worldwide.
Stan Lee is stepping out of the shadows and onto The Hub Network in the first part of the Stan Lee’s Mighty 7 TV movie trilogy.
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