The dream of one young man, his passion for comics and creativity has evolved into one of the world’s largest licensors and animation studios.
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media has released the new app “Cars Daredevil Garage,” which lets fans scan Mattel diecast cars.
Marriott International has signed on as the official hotel of several marquee National Basketball Association events around the world.
Former Nickelodeon executive Rich Magallanes has joined Saban Brands as senior vice president of development and production.
Children's app creator Cupcake Digital has introduced the subscription content service "NetKids Digital Entertainment Network."
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed as the North American licensing representative for Toon Goggles' "Eddie is a Yeti."
Celebrity designer Nikki Chu has teamed with Jaipur to create a new home accents collection, in a deal brokered by Jewel Branding and Licensing.
CJ Products has released a new Pillow Pet toy of Sven from Disney's Frozen, now available on the Pillow Pets website.
Sesame Workshop has produced a new Spanish-language series, "Sesame Amigos," exclusively for Univision that will premiere Aug. 1.
Grafton Fraser has acquired all 35 Jones New York retail stores across Canada and signed with Authentic Brands Group to operate the brand's e-commerce in the country.
IDW Entertainment has announced two wins in the TV space with USA picking up "Brooklyn Animal Control," and SyFy signing on for "Wynonna Earp."
Walmart.com has acquired online shopping community and app Luvocracy.
Independent television company, MarVista Entertainment, will distribute two Hallmark Channel original movies, “ When Sparks Fly” and “The Nine Lives of Christmas” this year.
Alleghany Capital Corporation has acquired Jazwares, a privately owned toy and consumer electronics company based in Sunrise, Fla.
Kabillion has partnered with VHX, where viewers can now download and own episodes of Kabillion titles to stream on multiple devices.
Playboy Enterprises has teamed up with Bendon Group for a new intimate apparel collection inspired by the lifestyle brand.
The Country Music Association is working to build awarenss of the plethora of licensing opportunities the genre presents.
Robert W. D'Loren, chairman and chief executive officer of licensor Xcel Brands, will be a keynote speaker Tuesday at the Sourcing at MAGIC Market Week show.
TextPride a global platform that helps brands and developers reach users on mobile messaging platforms, has rebranded under the new name Swyft Media.
Authentic Brands Group is expanding the Taryn Rose footwear brand into hosiery and has added two new shoe collections to the line.
The estate of Elvis Presley is collaborating with Pulse Evolution to create a virtual King of Rock 'n' Roll.
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