Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Kate Spade New York and Jack Spade are making their first foray into childrenswear with a new limited edition line of apparel and accessories at GapKids.
Target has announced a number of new initiatives for the holiday season centered on guest-friendly services–including exclusive products.
Banana brand Chiquita has teamed up with Origin Food Group to create a line of fruit and yogurt smoothies now available at Walmart in the U.S.
StoryToys and The Eric Carle Studio have released of “My Very Hungry Caterpillar,” the first fully interactive 3D app based on the Eric Carle character.
Entertainment One Licensing’s Peppa Pig is stepping onto the printed page with a new magazine from Redan Publishing, as well as a trio of other new licensees.
LIMA will host its next Executive Networking Breakfast in Los Angeles on Nov. 6 at the United Talent Agency headquarters.
Entertainment and fashion lifestyle brand BollyDoll has tapped Majesty Brands to develop a hosiery and socks collection.
KidQuest, the app that provides interactive children’s crafts, experiments and activities, has announced partnerships with four leading children’s brands.
Nickelodeon has signed on to broadcast “WWE Slam City,” WWE’s kids' animated short-form series, on the NickSports programming block on Nicktoons.
Next Monday, "Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest" returns to PBS Kids, kicking off the ninth season of the series with a week of new episodes.
C3 Entertainment has signed a deal with Star Cutouts for The Three Stooges-branded cutouts and face masks.
Big Tent Entertainment has signed a long-term deal with HNJ jewelry to create jewelry featuring Domo.
Adobe predicts that 2013 will be one of the most exciting growth years in online Christmas shopping annual Online Shopping Forecast.
The Winterthur Museum Garden & Library in Delaware will play host to Downton’s Abbey’s Crawleys, or a least some of their clothes, in 2014 and 2015.
IBISWorld is forecasting a slight increase in Thanksgiving and holiday gift spending this year.
The eighth edition of the Experience Hendrix Tour is set to launch March 2014, sponsored by Realta Entertainment’s “BandFuse: Rock Legends” video game.
Saban’s Power Rangers are getting ready to celebrate Thanksgiving, with a series of events that will culminate in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.
MHS Licensing has launched the branded designs of artist Stephanie Ryan into a series of new categories.
BookExpo America has teamed up with the Toy Industry Association, producers of the American International Toy Fair, to cross-promote their events.
Stern Pinball is planning a Mustang-themed pinball machine that will launch in 2014, as part of the Ford car’s 50th anniversary.
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