ITV STUDIOS Global Entertainment announces the appointment of Maggy Harris as its new Head of Brand Marketing, Consumer Products.
Winners are announced for this year’s Licensing Awards, held on September 11 in the glittering surroundings of The Great Room at London’s prestigious Grosvenor House Hotel.
MarVista Entertainment appointed exclusive international distributor for animated preschool television series.
Imagineer Systems announced a series of licensing agreements and strategic partnerships that significantly expand market presence.
Jazwares announced a licensing partnership with Nickelodeon to create Nicktoons-themed figures and plush.
Norwegian children’s entertainment production company CreaCon Group signs a strategic multi-year partnership agreement for hit pre-school series “City of Friends” with Turner Broadcasting System Europe Limited.
Entertainment One revealed that it has secured the UK licensing rights to the new 3D animated feature “Justin and the Knights of Valour.”
Bulldog Licensing has revealed that the world’s favorite cartoon cat has just passed the landmark figure of five million ‘likes’ on Facebook!
VIZ Media continues the digital anime convergence as it announces that Toei Animation, with FUNimation Entertainment acting as the agent, has licensed the celebrated pirate anime action/adventure series, “ONE PIECE.”
Italian producer, distributor and licensor Rainbow has appointed Adore as the new toy distributor in Turkey for its hit brand “Winx Club”.
Cartoon Network Enterprises announces an exclusive partnership with Spirit Halloween to introduce costumes based on two of the network’s most popular franchises.
41 Entertainment announced that it has appointed new licensing and merchandising agents in all key Latin markets.
9 Story Entertainment announces home entertainment licensing partners for its hit animated children’s comedy series “Almost Naked Animals”.
Chick-fil-A has replaced its kid’s meal prize with a series of books from the “Berenstain Bears” series.
Fast food chain restaurant Chick-Fil-A pulls Jim Henson's Creature Shop Puppet Kids Meal toys, citing the action as a safety issue.
Global entertainment company Rubicon Group Holding (RGH) has partnered with Los Angeles-based licensing, merchandising and retail development firm Evolution to represent the company’s entire portfolio of existing and future intellectual properties throughout the global marketplace.
Leading children’s and family entertainment producer and rights management company Coolabi is further expanding the reach of its pre-school brand "Poppy Cat," securing new deals in digital and publishing.
Nickelodeon has signed 30 UK licensees ahead of the eagerly anticipated premiere in October of the new CG animated “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.”
The Spanish agency, Nottingham Forest, has secured the right to exclusively manage the L&M programme for Millimages latest pre-school property "MOUK" in Spain and Portugal.
Aardman has partnered with the SEA LIFE to produce unique “Timmy Time at SEA LIFE” events that will be held at four UK SEA LIFE attractions from July 21 until September 2, 2012.
Imira Entertainment has signed further licensing agents as it implements its consumer products strategy for new series “Lucky Fred”.
Maura Regan, Senior VP & General Manager, Global Consumer Products at Sesame Workshop, has been elected Chairperson of the Board of the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association.
Southpaw Technology announced that it has signed a 100-seat licensing deal with the Korean visual effects studio, Dexter Digital.