Catherine Morrissey reports on the growing importance of second screen and new media platforms for TV animation producers.
Komixx Entertainment appoints The7stars to launch integrated campaign for hit tv series "Toby’s Travelling Circus."
CreaCon Entertainment has extended its licensing deal with MEI to include ticketed live event and theatre shows, for its popular pre-school property, “City of Friends.”
FremantleMedia Enterprises announces a raft of new licensees for hit pre-school series “Tree Fu Tom.”
Italy’s Rainbow secures a licensing partnership with U.S toy company JAKKS Pacific for toy rights to its girls’ property and animated television series “PopPixie.”
Entertainment management and production company The Collective appoints HIP, The Jim Henson Company’s third party licensing banner, as the exclusive international distributor of the "Annoying Orange broadcast" series.
The Jim Henson Company appoints product licensing rights across EMEA for “Doozers” to Turner CN Enterprises.
The LEGO Group and Nickelodeon announce expanded global partnership to bring “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” to the construction toy category.
One of the most popular characters from global kids’ phenomenon “Moshi Monsters” steps into the limelight as Mind Candy launches “Poppet” as a stand-alone brand.
The Jim Henson Company has signed additional U.S. licensees for its popular “PAJANIMALS” brand and characters.
YouTube sensation “Annoying Orange” will be making a splash in the UK and Ireland with several juicy new licensing deals.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has inked deals with several key licensees and licensing agents to represent “Slugterra.”
Bulldog Licensing announces that it has signed an agreement with DreamWorks Animation to act as UK licensing agent for three new CG animated event releases: this November’s “Rise of the Guardians” and 2013’s “The Croods” and “Turbo.”
41 Entertainment announced that it has secured a strong list of major licensees in all key categories in advance of the Brand Licensing show in London for “PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures.”
DHX Media signs its first food and beverage deal with First Milk for the popular character brand “Rastamouse.”
New children’s properties, “Power Rangers Megaforce,” “Julius Jr.” and “Digimon Fusion,” continue to grow the company’s brand portfolio.
Novel Entertainment has signed a key licensing agreement for its hit brand “Horrid Henry” with Paul Lamond Games.
Hoho Rights has bolstered its portfolio by securing the international TV distribution, home entertainment and licensing and merchandising rights for exciting new kids property “Everybody Loves A Moose.”
SumOfUs has launched an online petition calling for Disney to "Stop using your children's characters to promote dangerous body images."