With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
NASCAR and Disney-Pixar have teamed up to feature the upcoming film Cars 3 in a series of activations for the Daytona 500 and entire race season.
Outfit7’s flagship property “Talking Tom and Friends,” the animated series based on the “Talking Tom and Friends” app franchise, is now available on Netflix in a host of regions.
The global networking organization Women in Toys, Licensing & Entertainment will host a happy hour Wednesday, March 1 to kick off the NYC Licensing Summit.
Rubik’s has teamed up with Fantasma Magic to create a range of themed magic sets.
The Smiley Company has partnered with Terrier Worldwide to create Egg-Moji, an interchangeable figurine with collectible accessories for customization.
Birchbox, a beauty and grooming retailer, has teamed up with Draper James, Reese Witherspoon’s Southern-inspired lifestyle brand, to curate its March box.
Kidrobot has partnered with watch collector turned artist Dan Tanenbaum for a new Dunny range, titled Watch Parts Custom Dunny Series.
Viacom has revealed that Brad Grey will step down from his role as chairman and chief executive officer of Paramount Pictures.
Walmart posted a big jump in its online business in Q4, posting a 29 percent increase in e-commerce sales as well as a gross merchandise volume growth of 36.1 percent, including Jet.com and online grocery sales.
The bi-annual fashion trade show MAGIC hosted a special seminar on licensing yesterday, titled “Hot Trends in Fashion Licensing.”
Long-time licensing executive Robert Miller, president of Studio Licensing, passed away on Feb. 21 after a discreet battle with cancer. He was 53.
SEGA, the company behind Sonic the Hedgehog, will host a panel discussing the 25-year history of its iconic character at this year’s SXSW event in Austin, Texas.
Retailer Bloomingdale’s has partnered with Agency Rush, an illustration agency and creative service, to launch a new emoji app, “Bloomoticons.”
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts has partnered with General Mills’ Betty Crocker to create a new cake mix kit that incorporates the doughnut maker’s original glazed flavor.
Celebrity chef Maeve Rochford, owner of Sugar and Scribe Bakery/Fine Food, has appointed licensing agency Coastal Limited to grow her personal and bakery brands.
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel Entertainment have partnered with the Campbell Soup Company to bring Spider-Man to the soup aisle.
DreamWorks Animation will release its new TV series “Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh,” on Netflix, July 29.
Iconix Brand Group has signed licensee Hybrid Apparel for a collection of Strawberry Shortcake vintage apparel.
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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