An in-depth look at how this toy-driven company continues to evolve into an entertainment, content and licensing powerhouse worldwide.
Eleague, an eSports organization established by Turner and WME/IMG, and Faceit, a competitive gaming platform, have partnered to produce the “Overwatch” Open tournament.
Following their recently formed joint venture, Bebe Stores and Bluestar Alliance have detailed their plans for the long-term growth and evolution of the Bebe brand, with licensing as a central component of that strategy.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association has announced the nominees for this year’s U.K. Rising Stars Award.
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has launched a new range of luggage and bags in Europe.
Build-A-Bear Workshop and Carnival Cruise Lines have joined forces to bring the retailer to the line’s fleet of ships.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, has tapped the U.S. Postal Service for a range of Forever stamps commemorating Wonder Woman’s 75th anniversary.
Licensee Propel unveiled its range of Star Wars quadcopters at Star Wars Celebration 2016 at London’s Excel last week.
Level-5 abby has announced a raft of new “Yo-Kai Watch” merchandise that will hit shelves for the back-to-school season.
The National Basketball Association has extended its partnership with Marriott International that makes the hotel company a partner of several league events including NBA House Rio, NBA
Germany-based MTF Vermarktungs has appointed V.I.P. Entertainment & Merchandising as the exclusive licensing arm for its animated series “The Magical Toothfairies.”
DC Thomson has signed a deal with DHX Brands handle the magazine publishing rights for the new CBeebies show "Twirlywoos."
Mattel and Little Orbit have debuted the brand-new video game “Monster High: New Ghoul in School.”
The Disney Store has launched its Share the Magic holiday campaign, featuring 11 full days of Magical Friday (a.k.a. Black Friday) deals, as well as in-store events.
Sanrio has appointed Wow! Stuff as the master gift licensee for its Mr. Men & Little Miss, with a new range of gift and novelty items set to launch in 2016.
Coolabi Group is planning a Christmas-themed "Clangers" Facebook campaign–12 Days of Brilliant Surprises–to support the property's new product range.
Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe has opened an official online store featuring exclusive merchandise inspired by its gaming brands such as "Pac-Man" and "Tekken."
Nickelodeon has greenlit a new project that will yield two new series: the English-language "The Ludwigs" and "De Ludwigs," a Dutch-language production.
Cra-Z-Art has signed a wide-ranging deal to develop kids' merchandise based on the newly launched anime series "Yo-Kai Watch" in the U.S. and Canada.
Independent licensing company Rocket Licensing has appointed Megan Wain as licensing coordinator.
Universal Studios Hollywood will open the new attraction The Wizarding World of Harry Potter April 7, 2016.
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