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Activision Publishing is spreading Skylanders cheer this season with the debut of a special holiday character, a balloon in the Macy’s Parade and new products.
The Toy Industry Association has announced the finalists for the Toy of the Year awards.
Epic Rights has partnered to create the new "KISS Official Photo App," which lets fans customize photos, texts and more with images of the rock band.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the winners of the annual British Academy Children’s Awards Sunday in London.
Quiksilver has tapped The Faction Collective to design and manufacture a new range of freeride and freestyle skis under its Roxy brand.
Licensing agency The Wildflower Group has signed two new partners to bring the Bombay lifestyle brand to furniture and home fragrance products.
KR Purchase, a subsidiary of National Entertainment Collectibles Association, has acquired vinyl toy company Kidrobot.
Brand Loyalty has appointed Marie-Laure Marchand to the newly created position of licensing director.
King Digital Entertainment celebrated the launch of the new mobile game "Candy Crush Soda Saga" by turning the Thames river in London into a sea of purple "soda."
Kratt Brothers Company and 9 Story Media Group have seen a flurry of activity for their animated adventure series, "Wild Kratts," including new broadcast and licensing deals.
Michelle Smith will be the sixth designer in Kohl's Department Stores' DesigNation fashion collaboration series.
As it debuts as a BLE exhibitor this year, the National Museum of the Royal Navy unveils its licensing plans.
Gaming companies have firmly established themselves as a new hot bed for viable IP, but the long-term success of those brands will require differentiations and new initiatives.
WWE and Susan G. Komen have collaborated on their third annual campaign for National Breast Cancer Awareness month.
The animated series “Calimero” will be back on TV via Super RTL in Germany starting Oct. 6.
Aardman has signed a number of new deals for its global brand Shaun the Sheep across a host of core categories.
Toys 'R' Us will offer a wide range of toys and accessories, including a number of exclusives, for the third season of the Nickelodeon's "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles."
Creative studio PowerStation Studios is offering one winner the chance to work with their creative team for one free day of studio time this week at BLE.
Paramount Pictures has teamed up with IMAX and Google to develop interactive live and online experiences for its upcoming film, Interstellar.
The National Retail Federation expects retail sales in November and December to increase 4.1 percent to $616.9 billion this year.
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