With several new content initiatives, Cartoon Network Enterprises is poised to offer a broader portfolio and more opportunitites in licensing and events.
The 17th Annual Toy of the Year Awards, hosted by the Toy Industry Association, honored the best toys and games of the year, including License of the Year–Spin Master’s “Paw Patrol.”
Loot Crate has revealed two exclusive lines of collectible figures that will be part of select subscription lines, including the WWE Slam Crate and the Halo Legendary Crate.
USAopoly, a developer and manufacturer of board games, collectibles and puzzles, has launched a new designer collectibles division, titled Project Raygun.
Senior licensing executives Jessica Blue of UBM Americas and Will DePippo of Sesame Workshop hosted a session on brand licensing basics at New York Toy Fair on Saturday.
Moose Toys will showcase a host of items at New York Toy Fair, including additions to the Shopkins brand, Despicable Me 3 collectibles and more.
Plush and gift company Kids Preferred has revealed a slew of new products based on Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Guess How Much I Love You, Pete the Cat and more.
The National Wildlife Federation has signed six new licensing partnerships for the Ranger Rick brand across a host of categories, including digital, print, toys and more.
The LEGO Group and Warner Bros. Consumer Products have joined forces for a series of collectibles and lifestyle merchandise inspired by The LEGO Batman Movie, in theaters now.
NBCUniversal will debut a raft of properties at this year’s New York Toy Fair, including Despicable Me 3, Fast & Furious, Trolls, The Mummy and “Voltron Legendary Defender.”
Jazwares, in collaboration with Hasbro, has introduced a new toy adjaceny line based on Hasbro’s Nerf brand.
Hang Ten has entered into licensing agreements with six new licensees, extending the brand further into accessories, footwear and other categories.
Carla Silva has been appointed as the new vice president/general manager, global head of licensing for King Features.
Digital production and distribution studio Endemol Beyond has partnered with VIMN in Germany for a multi-platform project as part of the ICON network.
Crosby Brand Management Group has signed on to represent the Kickers trademarks and logos in China as a sub-agent of the Royer Groupe.
DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Entertainment have launched the new mobile app “DC All Access.”
Beauty retailer Sally Beauty will expand its partnership with Hair2Wear by expanding its current Hair2Wear Christie Brinkley collection offerings.
Disney Consumer Products & Interactive Media has partnered with Nation for a spring fashion line inspired by its Tinker Bell character.
Target has partnered with Finnish design house Marimekko for a spring collection featuring the brand’s prints and colors.
Fisher-Price, a subsidiary of Mattel, has partnered with pop singer Shakira and her Barefoot Foundation to introduce a new parenting app that helps stimulate early childhood development.
Entertainment and brand development company Surge Licensing has appointed licensing agency Licensing Link to represent the animated YouTube series “Little Baby Bum” in the U.K. and Ireland.
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