With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
Toys ‘R’ Us has laid off approximately 10-15 percent of its corporate employees following its struggling holiday sale results.
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has renewed its licensing representation for its non-tire merchandise with IMG.
Mattel and Babytree have joined forces to co-develop an early childhood learning and development online platform for the Chinese market.
Kellogg’s will transform its New York City restaurant into a limited edition Pop-Tarts Café until Sunday, Feb. 26.
WildBrain has appointed Will Mahmood to the newly created position of head of strategy.
Idea Never Implemented has tapped Brentwood Licensing to expand the licensing program for the game Never Have I Ever.
Dynamite Entertainment and Boom! Studios’ imprint Kaboom! have joined forces for a limited series featuring the Internet sensation Grump Cat and Jim Davis’ Garfield.
Cartoon Network and Cryptozoic Entertainment have partnered a pair of new tabletop games based on Adult Swim animated series “Rick and Morty.”
Just Born Quality Confections, makers of Mike and Ike and Hot Tamales, has teamed up with 2K Sports and NBA All-Star Paul George to promote the annual sports video game “NBA 2K17” and introduce a series of promotional packaging.
NBCUniversal and The Blonds have joined forces to debut a fall/winter apparel collection inspired by Universal Pictures’ upcoming film The Mummy, in theaters June 9.
Retailer Bloomingdale’s has partnered with Agency Rush, an illustration agency and creative service, to launch a new emoji app, “Bloomoticons.”
The Absolut Company has partnered with Perfect Company, a developer of smart kitchen products, to release Absolut recipes for the "Perfect Drink" app.
Western artist Don Weller has appointed Ideaologie as his licensing agency.
BBC Worldwide will launch CBeebies as a linear channel in the Middle East and North Africa on April 1 to beIN DTH service subscribers.
Disney has tapped licensee Cartamundi for a two-in-one card game and snap game inspired by Disney’s Princesses and Disney Pixar’s Cars.
Hasbro, in collaboration with brands featured in the latest Monopoly Empire game, celebrated World Monopoly Day (and the brand’s 81st birthday), March 19.
“Dancing with the Stars,” produced by BBC Worldwide, has entered into an exclusive partnership with e-retailer Rue La La for themed shopping experiences.
WWE has tapped manufacturer Petmate for a collection of WWE-inspired pet products.
Cartoon Network has appointed TLC as its licensing agent across France, Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Benelux.
Online food-ordering company Grubhub has partnered with with the mobile messaging provider Snaps to create a new keyboard emoji app called “MMMoji.”
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