Member Press Releases

JAKKS Pacific Extends Partnership with Saban Brands for Power Rangers

For a complete listing of our news releases, please click here SANTA MONICA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 9, 2017– Leading U.S. toymaker JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK) today announced it has extended its licensing agreement with Saban Brands, LLC for its iconic property, Power Rangers, which includes the Power Rangers TV series, currently in its 24th season with “Power Rangers Ninja Steel”

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Goop, Illumination and Universal Brand Development Celebrated Minions-Inspired Despicable Me 3 Collaboration with Lemonade Stand at the Goop MRKT

Alongside hosts Molly Sims and Mama & Tata, attendees sipped lemonade and shopped the Despicable Me 3 collection Who: Molly Sims, Rachel Zoe, Candice Miller and Jenna Crespi of Mama & Tata, Hilaria Baldwin, Lisa Marie Fernandez, Ariane Goldman and Violet Gaynor, among others. What: On August 6th, Molly Sims, Mama & Tata and goop—in partnership with Universal Brand Development—hosted

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Tom Brady Reclaims Top Spot on NFLPA Top 50 Players Sales List

– Rankings include all NFL player-identified merchandise and products sold by 70+ official NFLPA licensees – – Highlights include: Brady topping list for fourth time in two years; Five players make jump from 2017 Rising 50 to Top 50, including No. 1 David Johnson; Pittsburgh Steelers RB James Conner becomes only rookie in top 25; Marshawn Lynch returns to list ahead

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Nelvana Partners with Sprout to Bring Original Series Ranger Rob To Viewers Across the U.S.

Season 1 and 2 of the Adventurous Animated Series is Now Available on Sprout TORONTO, CANADA – July 26, 2017, Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana has inked a broadcast deal with Sprout, the preschool destination within NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment’s Universal Kids network, to bring the adventures of its successful original series Ranger Rob to viewers across the U.S. The animated series’ first

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Nelvana’s Mysticons Launches Online Presence

Digital Media Content Strategy Rolling Out in Support of New Animated Action Series Debuting Next Month TORONTO, CANADA, July 19, 2017 – Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana, a world-leading international producer and distributor of children’s animated content, is thrilled to announce the launch of the YouTube channel and social media pages for its original animated action series, Mysticons. In anticipation of the

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Chupa Chups® Bath and Body Collection is Hitting the Thai Market

The confectionary group, Perfetti van Melle, has teamed up with the Thailand brand Take n’ Care to delight us with a range of Chupa Chups® bath and body products for teens and kids in the Thai market. The colourful collection “Don’t eat me” has been inspired by the true essence and aromas of the real Chupa Chups® to create a

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CONRAD ENTERPRISES Launched

CONRAD ENTERPRISES is a new service provider for the Licensing & Merchandising industry. Founder of the company is Bernd Conrad. After almost 19 years in the business, he is now taking the step into self-employment. “The constantly changing media landscape and the continuously growing range of Licensing Properties are intensifying the competition within the industry and lead to more complex

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Mattel And Babytree To Launch Child-focused Learning Centers In China

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) and Babytree, the world’s largest parenting portal, today launched the second phase of their strategic partnership, focused on co-developing a network of physical learning centers across China, that will extend their online partnership. With curriculum and activities inspired by Mattel’s trusted and globally recognized early childhood development brand,

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Welch’s Picks Brandgenuity as Exclusive Licensing Agency of Record in United Kingdom

Global agency to expand trusted food brand into complementary food categories CONCORD, Mass. - Welch’s announced today that it has selected Brandgenuity to serve as its exclusive licensing agency of record in the UK. The Welch’s brand enjoys broad distribution of its refrigerated and shelf stable juices and juice blends in the UK market and hopes to grow the retail brand

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NECA Announces LAIKA Merchandise in Time for San Diego Comic-Con®

San Diego, CA; July 17, 2017 – The National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA), an entertainment conglomerate and global leader in licensed consumer goods, has signed a deal to produce a multi-category lineup of merchandise with Oscar®-winning animation studio LAIKA. NECA will arrive in San Diego with an exclusive action figure for sale at Comic-Con®, a Coraline in a Deluxe Display

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