An in-depth look at how this toy-driven company continues to evolve into an entertainment, content and licensing powerhouse worldwide.
Eleague, an eSports organization established by Turner and WME/IMG, and Faceit, a competitive gaming platform, have partnered to produce the “Overwatch” Open tournament.
Following their recently formed joint venture, Bebe Stores and Bluestar Alliance have detailed their plans for the long-term growth and evolution of the Bebe brand, with licensing as a central component of that strategy.
The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association has announced the nominees for this year’s U.K. Rising Stars Award.
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has launched a new range of luggage and bags in Europe.
Build-A-Bear Workshop and Carnival Cruise Lines have joined forces to bring the retailer to the line’s fleet of ships.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, has tapped the U.S. Postal Service for a range of Forever stamps commemorating Wonder Woman’s 75th anniversary.
Licensee Propel unveiled its range of Star Wars quadcopters at Star Wars Celebration 2016 at London’s Excel last week.
Level-5 abby has announced a raft of new “Yo-Kai Watch” merchandise that will hit shelves for the back-to-school season.
The National Basketball Association has extended its partnership with Marriott International that makes the hotel company a partner of several league events including NBA House Rio, NBA
Germany-based MTF Vermarktungs has appointed V.I.P. Entertainment & Merchandising as the exclusive licensing arm for its animated series “The Magical Toothfairies.”
MGA Entertainment has signed a number of new deals for its Project Mc² and Bratz brands.
In a move to expand its current output of content for kids and families, Universal Pictures created the Universal Kids Productions group.
Pretty Ugly has teamed up with Chasing Fireflies to develop a new line of children's costumes featuring its Uglydoll brand just in time for Halloween.
Loudmouth Golf is planning a new, limited edition line of apparel offerings featuring Pabst Blue Ribbon, making it the first-ever licensee for the iconic beer brand.
MIP gathered Stephen J. Davis from Hasbro, Allen Bohbot from 41 Entertainment, Steven Green from ITV Studios U.K. and Sean Chu from Wekids Asia to discuss licensing at MIPJunior.
LEGO has unveiled its first-ever "Doctor Who" construction set.
Celebrity wedding planner Mindy Weiss has partnered with Combine International to launch a line of fashion and bridal jewelry, in a deal brokered by Beanstalk.
MGA Entertainment has appointed three new licensees for its newly re-launched Bratz fashion doll brand and one new partner for its new tween brand Project Mc².
PopCap Games, an Electronic Arts studio, has partnered with the entertainment destination Carowinds for a "Plants vs. Zombies" attraction.
Dynamite has released the first-ever Grumpy Cat comic book, The Misadventures of Grumpy Cat and Pokey #1, which hit comics retailers worldwide Oct. 7.
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