Carlton Int’l to Re-launch Captain Scarlet Licensing

As Gerry Anderson sets about remaking his classic Supermarionation series Captain Scarlet in CG, Carlton Int’l says it will be managing the development of a range of new licensed ... Continue Reading →

DIC Consumer Products Expands Int’l Operations

As DIC gears up for the international launches of kid’s entertainment brands including Strawberry Shortcake, Madeline and Super Duper Sumos, DIC Consumer Products has significantly ... Continue Reading →

Looney Tunes Puts Spring in SprintPCS

As Bugs, Daffy, Tweety and the rest of the gang gear up for their Nov. 14 return to the big-screen, the ink is drying on a cross-promotional deal between Sprint and Warner Bros. A Sprint ... Continue Reading →

JAKKS Pacific Jacks ¡Mucha Lucha! Master Toy License

Warner Bros. Consumer Products has awarded the Master Toy License for the over-the-top comedy/adventure series ¡Mucha Lucha! to JAKKS Pacific. The multi-brand designer and marketer ... Continue Reading →

Target Ent. Launches Kids and Animation Division

Target Ent. Ltd. has moved into the kids and animation market, launching its new catalog at this year’s MIPCOM Jr. The retail giant, which opened a New York office earlier this ... Continue Reading →

Hamtaro Hams’ it Up at Burger King

While mice and rats are certainly not welcome at Burger King restaurants, hamsters are another story. ShoPro Ent.’s Hamtaro and the Ham- Hams, stars of the hit Cartoon Network ... Continue Reading →

Jay Jay Gets new Play Pals

International Playthings Inc. is flying the friendly skies with Jay Jay The Jet Plane. The toy maker has just signed a licensing agreement with producer PorchLight Ent. and plans to ... Continue Reading →

Speed Racer RC Cars Get Green Light

Fans of the classic Speed Racer animated television series will soon be able to make their favorite race cars go. Speed Racer Enterprises has entered into a multi-year licensing agreement ... Continue Reading →

Hamtaro Treats to Haunt Burger King This Halloween

Get ready for ShoPro’s popular hamster characters from the Hamtaro series to be jamming the counters of Burger King restaurants in the U.S. and Canada for four weeks beginning ... Continue Reading →

ADV Says “Anime Toys R Us.”

The company that likes all things Anime has formally announced that it is opening a new division to conquer the multi-billion dollar international toy business. First mentioned at this ... Continue Reading →