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Nickelodeon is planning "The SpongeBob Musical," which will feature original songs from musical greats including Steven Tyler, John Legend and Cyndi Lauper.
The LEGO Group has partnered with Disguise to create children’s Halloween costumes, role play items and accessories based on LEGO characters.
Brand Licensing Europe has unveiled its biggest ever educational program, which this year will feature 25 free sessions across the Licensing Academy and the Brands & Lifestyle Theatre.
Bicycle manufacturer TI Cycles of India has acquired the license for Ridley Bikes Belgium in a deal that covers India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Myanmar.
After opening a temporary Hummingmint Café in Copenhagen, which features the newly created fawn character, Sanrio is sending the concept to Japan.
Swedish media companies Bulls Press and Happy L-Lord have joined forces to develop a new slate of 3D web services and online solutions for Bulls' brand portfolio.
Perry Ellis International is taking back control of the Perry Ellis men's bottoms and accessories businesses in Canada.
The China Animation Licensing Industry has named Tove Jansson's Moomin brand as one of Top 10 International Brands in China.
C3 Entertainment has brokered a new direct-to-retail agreement with Calendar Holdings to produce trivia games and puzzles for "The Three Stooges" brand.
Dunkin' Donuts has teamed with The Hershey Company to feature Reese's Peanut Butter in a new donut treat.
Canadian retailer Le Château has partnered with actress Lauren Holly for Lauren's Closet, an exclusive apparel collection launching this fall.
Fitness company Zumba and GoNoodle, a provider of online physical activity breaks, have teamed up for National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month.
Imira Entertainment has signed a subscription-video-on-demand deal with Hulu.
Richard Goldsmith has been given an expanded role at the Jim Henson Company as executive vice president of global distribution and international consumer products.
With a combined 35 years of licensing experience, two industry professionals have created a new consulting firm Ideaologie.
Microsoft has acquired Stockholm-based game developer Mojang and its iconic “Minecraft” franchise for $2.5 billion.
Jetpack Distribution will represent TV and licensing rights for Guru Studio’s preschool show “Justin Time” across Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Hasbro and 3DPlusMe have introduced Super Awesome Me, a personalized 3D printing experience that allows kids to become one of their favorite characters.
Disney Interactive and Marvel have launched a new version of the Disney Infinity hybrid toy/video game, "Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes."
Nickelodeon and Breakthrough Entertainment will debut the new live-action, buddy-comedy series "Max & Shred" on Oct 6.
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