Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Activision Publishing is spreading Skylanders cheer this season with the debut of a special holiday character, a balloon in the Macy’s Parade and new products.
The Toy Industry Association has announced the finalists for the Toy of the Year awards.
Epic Rights has partnered to create the new "KISS Official Photo App," which lets fans customize photos, texts and more with images of the rock band.
Quiksilver has tapped The Faction Collective to design and manufacture a new range of freeride and freestyle skis under its Roxy brand.
Licensing agency The Wildflower Group has signed two new partners to bring the Bombay lifestyle brand to furniture and home fragrance products.
Kratt Brothers Company and 9 Story Media Group have seen a flurry of activity for their animated adventure series, "Wild Kratts," including new broadcast and licensing deals.
Loudmouth has teamed with Victory Tailgate to develop a line of cornhole game boards and bags outfitted in Loudmouth's signature wild patterns.
Dental industry manufacturer Young Dental has acquired the Oral B brand name for use on select professional oral care products.
Disney has announced Sofia the First as the newest member of the "Color & Play 3D" app family.
Art brand Hank & Sylvie, created by New York artist Lou Patrou, has partnered with Ikase for a line of art cases featuring the brand.
Boutique agencies Synergy Licensing and The Brand Liaison have formed a new collaboration.
BabyFirst has scheduled three new series to its daily summer lineup.
NECA’s new line of licensed cord accessories called Scalers is set to begin arriving on shelves over the next two weeks.
Disney Consumer Products has teamed up with several retailers for a collection featuring sweethearts Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse just in time for Valentine’s Day.
Entertainment One is kicking off 2014 with a lineup of new products for its hit property Peppa Pig.
Centerstage Brands International has tapped Univision Communications to license the late Latin American movie star Pedro Infante in the U.S.
Jam Brands has added a swath of new partners for the Paddington Bear brand in the Canada, the U.S., Australia and New Zealand.
McFarlane Toys has unveiled its new toy line based on Ubisoft’s “Rabbids” video game and the Nickelodeon TV Series, “Rabbids Invasion.”
Disney Consumer Products unveiled its upcoming boys’ product lines in a star-studded event at New York Toy Fair earlier this week.
Gund is adding to its line of Grumpy Cat products that launched in July 2013.
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