An exclusive look at how JimFielding is taking this upstart, multi-channel YouTube network and
its most popular content creators into the world of brand building, licensing and beyond.
NFL Players Inc. has released its first-ever Rising 50 list, which identifies the next crop of NFL players poised to break out and rank among top sellers of licensed merchandise.
Following strong 2014 sales, the H&M Group announced plans to open 400 new stores worldwide in 2015 and launch the new brand, H&M Beauty.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has teamed up with Hot Topic for an all-new Valentine’s Day apparel collection inspired by the DC Comics villainess, Harley Quinn.
The Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair, taking place now in Nuremberg, Germany, has announced the four winners of its annual ToyAward.
The London Taxi Company, the only manufacturer of the iconic British black cab, has inked a deal with IglooBooks for a range of titles featuring London Taxis.
Meredith has acquired Shape magazine and plans to combine Shape magazine with its own health and wellness publication Fitness.
Disguise has renewed its agreement with Disney Consumer Products for Halloween costumes and accessories based on top Disney properties.
Highlights for Children, publisher of the children's magazine Highlights, has tapped Mega Brands, to develop puzzles featuring Highlights' Hidden Pictures illustrations.
U.K. licensing executives Anthony Temple (Rainbow Designs), Alicia Davenport (DRi) and Stephen Gould (CPLG) have organized a Miffy & Friends Charity Cycling Challenge.
Animation company Toonz Entertainment is setting up a dedicated subsidiary office in Auckland, New Zealand.
Puffin announced plans to publish a ninth Diary of a Wimpy Kid book on Nov. 5.
Viacom has publicly unveiled some of the findings of MTV's research into the attitudes of the Millennial generation.
The Topps Company has released Topps Bunt 2014, the exclusive Major League Baseball digital trading card app for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
Entertainment One Licensing has teamed with Rainbow Designs to bring Peppa Pig to the nursery sector.
ZDF Enterprises has secured a number of new international sales for preschool series “Q Pootle 5.”
DreamWorks Animation’s AwesomenessTV has acquired fellow YouTube network Big Frame, a leader in digital talent management.
Disney and Kohl’s have launched a Disney-branded apparel collection for kids under the department store’s proprietary Jumping Beans brand.
Rubie’s Costume Company is working on a line of costumes inspired by Marvel’s Captain America: The Winter Soldier.
Sony Pictures and director Chris Columbus are working with some of the 1980’s most iconic video game brands for the upcoming animated film Pixels.
Sears Holdings has introduced a summer 2014 women's collection from musician and “The Voice” co-host Adam Levine.
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