With the series' 50th anniversary in full swing, the BBC's iconic sci-fi franchise celebrates five decades as a global phenomenon and brand licensing juggernaut.
Moose Toys has launched a new collectible brand for girls–The Zelfs.
Sanrio is kicking of the U.S. re-launch of the Mr. Men Little Miss brand this weekend at Fred Segal in LA.
Blitz Games has released the first in a series of character apps co-produced with DreamWorks.
CandyRific has extended its offering of Monsters University novelty candy items through the fall.
The Kidz Bop Kids have lined up a trio of live performances this weekend in New York and New Jersey.
FremantleMedia North America has promoted David Luner to a newly created position in franchise management.
HIT Entertainment has appointed three executives to spearhead global brand efforts for several of its top brands.
Denise Durham Williams has joined the children’s charity Kids In Distressed Situations as president and CEO.
Brown Shoe Company is expanding the Sam Edelman footwear brand into apparel.
The Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has finalized three new deals for NBC’s catalog of classic properties.
The Richline Group has signed on to create a jewelry line under the Marie Claire brand in the U.S., in a deal brokered by PrivateCollection.
Skechers is partnering with MYPLASH for a reloadable prepaid MasterCard for teens and young adults branded with Skechers’ BOBS line.
Sears Holdings has created a new business unit–Shop Your Way Brands–to develop entertainment-driven lifestyle brands.
License! Global has extended the deadline for op 125 Global Licensors submissions to Wednesday.
Moonscoop has launched international distribution for its new series “Lalaloopsy” at MIPTV, taking place this week in Cannes, France.
ZeptoLab U.K. and ITV Studios Global Entertainment have appointed a series of new agents for “Cut the Rope.”
SmileyWorld, owners of the classic smiley face brand, have launched a series of new apparel and accessories partnerships that will bring smiles to shops around the world.
Nearly half of all Americans (45.7 percent) say they are planning to spend less overall this year, after changes in federal tax law that decreased their take-home pay.
Tommy Bahama and Major League Baseball Properties are kicking off the 2013 baseball season with two collector's edition shirts featuring the legendary players Willie Mays and Mickey Mantle.
Two Town Studios has added three new licensing partners for its Life Is Country lifestyle brand.
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