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Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products, in partnership with Entertainment Retail Enterprises, has opened its newest Nickelodeon Store in the Dubai Mall.
Paws Inc. has tapped International Pet Group to create and distribute a range of pet products inspired by Garfield.
St Andrews Links Trust has renewed its agreement with CPLG to oversee the global licensing program for the 600-year-old Scottish golf course complex.
The Endemol Shine Group has launched a new game studio and publishing label, titled Good Catch.
Turner Asia Pacific has selected Eric Lee to lead its growing location-based entertainment business for the region, effective immediately.
Cartoon Network has launched a new mobile game, titled “Cartoon Network Superstar Soccer Goal!!!”
Popeye Magazine, published by Magazine House in Japan under license from King Features, has released a special issue celebrating the magazine’s 40th anniversary.
Toon Goggles has tapped CozyPhones to create a new range of headphones featuring its animated series “Eddie is a Yeti.”
Five Below, a pre-teen and teen value retailer, will open its 500th store in Trexlertown, Pa., Sept. 9.
Edge Brands has partnered with PTX Performance Products to distribute their products in North America.
Surya, a manufacturer of rugs and home accessories, has created a new line of rugs featuring the work of watercolor artist and designer Shell Rummel.
Cartoon Network, in partnership with game developer Niffler, has released the fifth installment of its “Ben 10 Game Generator” series for mobile, PC, Mac and Linux platforms.
Licensing agency Team Entertainment has partnered with web agency Unique Multimedia to launch a new website for the CGI series “Calimero.”
Global Merchandising Services has tapped licensee Revell to produce an Iron Maiden limited edition “Ed Force One” model plane in celebration of the band’s world tour.
Rovio Animation’s ToonsTV has launched globally on Apple TV.
Mattel has formed a new centralized content division, titled Mattel Creations, to help drive content across multiple platforms for the company’s portfolio of global brands.
European animation studio Rainbow is showcasing two of its new properties at MIPTV this year–“Maggie & Bianca Fashion Friends” and “World of Winx.”
China’s Shenzhen TV has commissioned IPCN to produce a local version of the reality show “Shark Tank.”
Sesame Workshop has teamed with two new licensees for “Sesame Street”-themed clothing and accessory ranges.
Hasbro’s Play-Doh has partnered with Turner’s Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito for a Play-Doh Town sponsorship deal, which includes TV, digital and social media activity across the U.K.
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