DIC Consumer Products Bulks Up Int’l Team

With the worldwide consumer products business now generating nearly $100 billion annually, it’s no wonder that entertainment companies large and small are spending more and more ... Continue Reading →

Hold The Phone, Sony Pics On Line One

While the attraction of watching video on a tiny screen still escapes the logic of many cell phone and mobile device users, entertainment companies are chasing the new platform as if ... Continue Reading →

Zombie Rocks On into Comics

Not content just to be a niche Goth-rocker and film director, Rob Zombie is out to conquer new formats. In a deal with MVCreations and CrossGen Entertainment, Zombie is launching the ... Continue Reading →

Spy Kids Sneak Into Happy Meals

To promote today’s release of Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over, Dimension Films and McDonald’s are teaming up to bring the fun and excitement to kids with a side of burgers and fries. ... Continue Reading →

Disney Wants Mouse to Roar Once More

As Disney icon Mickey Mouse gets set to celebrate his 75th birthday, Disney is rolling out a merchandising campaign centered on getting that unmistakable set of ears on sales racks, ... Continue Reading →

HIT’s Rubbadubbers Floats Book Deals

Simon & Schuster children’s publishing shingle Simon Spotlight and Scholastic will each publish a line of books based on HIT Ent.’s new animated preschool series Rubbadubbers. ... Continue Reading →

Transformers’ 20th Commemorated at Comic-Con

It has been 20 years since the "robots in disguise" burst onto the scene. Now fans of the popular Transformers toy line and animated series can relive the fun with the first-ever ... Continue Reading →

Boomerang Makes Fruity Supermarket Sweep

Picnic basket snatcher Yogi Bear would be thrilled to find himself in a grocery store, and that’s exactly where he’ll be seen this summer as Boomerang teams up with Sunkist ... Continue Reading →

Lion King Roars for Dodge

Dodge and Disney joined forces for promotional purposes in 2002 with the release of Disney/Pixar’s Monsters, Inc. Now the entities are teaming up again to celebrate the 20th anniversary ... Continue Reading →

Universal Family Brings EM.TV Fare to DVD

German entity EM.TV & Merchandising AG has signed a three-year home entertainment license agreement with Universal Family Ent. (UFE) that will see the latter distributing properties ... Continue Reading →