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.
GfK, The NPD Group and Planet Retail will again serve as knowledge partners for this year’s Brand Licensing Europe trade show.
Rainbow is expanding the reach of “Winx Club” with plans for a sixth season, a movie and expanded licensing efforts.
The World of Eric Carle has tapped Zak Designs for a new line of kids’ mealtime products featuring The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Planeta Junior has signed on to manage the licensing in Spain for the Rainbow series “Mia and Me,” “Winx Club, ”“Pop Pixie” and “Huntik.”
Studio 100 Film has teamed up with Premium Film for distribution of its first film, Maya The Bee–Movie, in the CIS.
LMFAO singer Sky Blu has released a hip-hop version of a song originally performed on the animated children’s series “Small Potatoes.”
Keds has announced plans for a second footwear collaboration with Grammy winning singer-songwriter Taylor Swift.
Hasbro and DeNA have launched an app version of their action card-battle game G.I. Joe: Battleground.
VIZ Media has launched the first issue in an original graphic novel series featuring Pretty Ugly’s Uglydoll brand.
Entertainment One’s Peppa Pig was named Best Children’s Character at Spain’s Festival Internacional de Comunicación Infantil El Chupete.
Seltzer Licensing Group has added four new licensees for the ScottsMiracle-Gro gardening brand.
Art and design brand Suzy’s Zoo is celebrating its 45th anniversary with a series of new global licensing deals.
Total spending this Mother’s Day is expected to reach $20.7 billion.
The LEGO Group has released the new mobile game “LEGO Star Wars The Yoda Chronicles.”
VIMN Asia is partners with Thai broadcaster MCOT and content provider appleTool to re-launch the MTV Thailand brand.
YouTube has launched subscription-based video-on-demand channels with 30 of the world’s leading content providers.
BBC Worldwide opened the first-ever Doctor Who pop-up shop in Sydney, Australia, Thursday.
Zodiak Kids, in partnership with Studio Licensing, has signed three new partners for Tickety Toc in Canada.
The Jim Henson Company has announced a series of new licensees for the children’s series “Dinosaur Train” in Europe.
Disney Consumer Products has unveiled its first-ever line of Quinceañera gowns inspired by Disney Princesses.
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