With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
The 17th Annual Toy of the Year Awards, hosted by the Toy Industry Association, honored the best toys and games of the year, including License of the Year–Spin Master’s “Paw Patrol.”
Loot Crate has revealed two exclusive lines of collectible figures that will be part of select subscription lines, including the WWE Slam Crate and the Halo Legendary Crate.
USAopoly, a developer and manufacturer of board games, collectibles and puzzles, has launched a new designer collectibles division, titled Project Raygun.
Senior licensing executives Jessica Blue of UBM Americas and Will DePippo of Sesame Workshop hosted a session on brand licensing basics at New York Toy Fair on Saturday.
Moose Toys will showcase a host of items at New York Toy Fair, including additions to the Shopkins brand, Despicable Me 3 collectibles and more.
Plush and gift company Kids Preferred has revealed a slew of new products based on Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Guess How Much I Love You, Pete the Cat and more.
The National Wildlife Federation has signed six new licensing partnerships for the Ranger Rick brand across a host of categories, including digital, print, toys and more.
The LEGO Group and Warner Bros. Consumer Products have joined forces for a series of collectibles and lifestyle merchandise inspired by The LEGO Batman Movie, in theaters now.
NBCUniversal will debut a raft of properties at this year’s New York Toy Fair, including Despicable Me 3, Fast & Furious, Trolls, The Mummy and “Voltron Legendary Defender.”
Jazwares, in collaboration with Hasbro, has introduced a new toy adjaceny line based on Hasbro’s Nerf brand.
ITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures have been commissioned by CITV to make a third series of “Thunderbirds Are Go.”
American Vogue has unveiled its first-ever coloring book, Vogue Colors A to Z: A Fashion Coloring Book.
5th Wave Brands, the global licensing agent for Finlayson, has appointed Knockout Licensing to launch and manage licensing for the design and fabric brand in the U.S. and Canada.
Telefunken Licenses has appointed LMCA to represent its trademark licensing business in the U.S. and China.
Sears Holdings announced that it will close 68 Kmart and 10 Sears stores across the U.S. this summer in an effort to "accelerate its transformation and return to profitability."
The J.M. Smucker Company has partnered with seven Team USA athletes for a promotional campaign ahead of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Investment firm Lion Capital has acquired a minority interest in Authentic Brands Group from certain of ABG’s existing shareholders.
The American Red Cross has appointed the Seltzer Licensing Group to manage and expand its current licensing program.
“Plants vs. Zombies” will celebrate its seventh anniversary with a 10-day mega event on “Plants vs. Zombies 2,” titled Birthdayz.
Authentic Brands Group has partnered with Glance Eyewear to create a Jones New York eyewear collection for women.
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