With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
Rovio Entertainment has returned to profitable growth, following a record performance in its games division and the blockbuster release of The Angry Birds Movie in 2016.
The second annual NYC Licensing Summit will open tomorrow at the Marriott Marquis in Times Square with close to 400 global executives in attendance.
Target has partnered with Jacqueline Durran, the costume designer for Disney’s upcoming film Beauty and the Beast, to create a line of children’s apparel based on the movie.
Head Sport has tapped Rebo, a U.K. tennis practice wall manufacturer, to develop and market a range of Head-branded Rebo walls globally.
Mondo TV and Alianzas Producciones have teamed up to co-produce two new seasons of the live teen series “Heidi.”
Italian theme park Leolandia will expand its current “Masha and the Bear” area for the 2017 season with a host of new features.
Comedy Central has joined forces with Superfly and Another Planet Entertainment to launch a multi-format festival experience, titled “Comedy Central Presents Colossal Clusterfest.”
U.K.-based publisher Egmont Publishing will feature Mattel’s Hot Wheels brand in its latest issue of Showcase magazine.
Candyrific and Warheads have joined forces to create a Warheads cloud dispenser.
The Royal Horticultural Society has endorsed Hartley Botanic, a manufacturer of handmade greenhouses and glasshouses.
Animaccord, in partnership with Ink Group, have signed a number of deals to expand “Masha and the Bear” in a range of territories.
Bare Tree Media has announced that its “emojiTap” platform is now available to produce custom emoji apps for brands.
Disney Consumer Products has tapped Subway to launch a series of kids’ meal toys based on the characters from its new film, Finding Dory, in theaters now.
Ford Motor Company has partnered with ION Audio to launch a range of consumer electronics products inspired by the styling of Ford’s vehicles.
PetSmart has entered an exclusive partnership with Ellen DeGeneres’ lifestyle brand, ED, through Posh Paws of New York City, to create a new pet lifestyle brand.
Discovery Consumer Products has partnered with Emaar Entertainment and Barber Designer to launch a new flagship store in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, at the Dubai Mall, Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo.
King Features has partnered with The Nippon Professional Baseball Organization, the official league of Japan, to launch a range of Betty Boop sportswear.
A+E Networks Brand Licensing has tapped Abrams Books to produce two new books spotlighting the extreme downsizing lifestyle featured in FYI’s “Tiny House Nation.”
PVH Corp. has partnered with the G Mason Group to launch a range of pet accessories inspired by the Izod brand.
JazWings, Jazwares’ online platform that provides creators and innovators the opportunity to launch new brands, has unveiled the winner of its inaugural JazWings Student Program.
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