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.
In celebration of Kidz Bop’s 15th anniversary, the children’s music brand is hitting the road with a new “Life of the Party” U.S. tour.
Six Flags Entertainment and Samsung Electronics America have teamed to debut North America’s first virtual reality roller coasters.
The British Motor Heritage has signed a raft of new licensees, extended partnerships with existing licensees and tapped sub-agents in deals brokered by Licensing Management International.
DC Comics has tapped licensee WizKids for the new dice series DC Comics Dice Masters: World’s Finest collection.
U.K.-based The Copyrights Group has added several new partners and categories for The Country Diary of an Edwardian Lady, growing the licensing program in the U.K. and around the globe.
Ink Global has signed a raft of broadcasting deals for “Masha and the Bear”, giving the show free-to-air coverage in Europe, Asia and North America.
WWE and Authentic Brands Group are taking the fitness and training brand Tapout to J.C. Penney with a brand-new apparel line in nearly 300 stores.
PBTeen has partnered with designers and fashion stylists Emily Current and Meritt Elliot to debut its first exclusive sleepover capsule collection.
Dependable Solutions has appointed Ron Hougardy to the newly created role of director of consulting services.
CEC Entertainment has appointed Firefly Brand Management as the exclusive licensing agent for its Chuck E. Cheese’s brand.
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