With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
Toys ‘R’ Us has laid off approximately 10-15 percent of its corporate employees following its struggling holiday sale results.
Kellogg’s will transform its New York City restaurant into a limited edition Pop-Tarts Café until Sunday, Feb. 26.
WildBrain has appointed Will Mahmood to the newly created position of head of strategy.
Idea Never Implemented has tapped Brentwood Licensing to expand the licensing program for the game Never Have I Ever.
Dynamite Entertainment and Boom! Studios’ imprint Kaboom! have joined forces for a limited series featuring the Internet sensation Grump Cat and Jim Davis’ Garfield.
Cartoon Network and Cryptozoic Entertainment have partnered a pair of new tabletop games based on Adult Swim animated series “Rick and Morty.”
Just Born Quality Confections, makers of Mike and Ike and Hot Tamales, has teamed up with 2K Sports and NBA All-Star Paul George to promote the annual sports video game “NBA 2K17” and introduce a series of promotional packaging.
NBCUniversal and The Blonds have joined forces to debut a fall/winter apparel collection inspired by Universal Pictures’ upcoming film The Mummy, in theaters June 9.
Island-inspired lifestyle brand Tommy Bahama has partnered with Noxs to develop a branded collection of men’s and women’s outerwear.
Paws Inc. has signed a slate of new licensees to bring its iconic lasagna-loving cat Garfield to a raft of apparel and accessories throughout North America this year.
Peanuts Worldwide has announced that it will bring its international fashion exhibit Snoopy & Belle in Fashion to the U.S. for a multi-city tour.
Alma Mater, a female-owned licensing apparel company in the U.S., has hired Karen Sanchez and Marcella Sanchez, further expanding its female footprint in licensed team apparel.
Céline Dion and The Bugatti Group have joined forces to launch the singer’s first collection of handbags.
The New York Botanical Garden has partnered with luxury retailer Frontgate to release a series of reprints from the Rare Book and Folio Collection in the NYBG’s LuEsther T. Mertz Library.
Target will celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday, March 2, with an exclusive line of themed infant and toddler apparel inspired by the author.
The National Basketball Association and Take-Two Interactive Software have joined forces to launch a professional competitive gaming league for basketball gamers.
New York artist Phil Frost has begun integrating his artwork into a line of consumer products through a series of brand licensing partnerships.
One Animation has tapped licensing agency Brandgenuity to represent its animated series “Oddbods” in the U.S. and Canada.
Mattel, in partnership with The Pokémon Company International, will release a new Pokemon-themed construction line under the Mega Construx brand, formerly known as Mega Bloks.
Garnet Hill, part of the HSNi portfolio of lifestyle brands, has partnered with designer Judy Ross to launch a new line of textiles.
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