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.
Independent agency Rocket Licensing is to represent the iconic internet phenomenon "Annoying Orange" in the UK and Ireland.
Breakthrough Entertainment’s prime time animated series “Crash Canyon” has been licensed in the US to cable channel MAV TV.
Imira Entertainment has appointed CLPG as licensing agent for its internationally distributed series “Lucky Fred.”
Cookie Jar Entertainment announced a licensing partnership with Fuhu, the creators of the nabi tablet, a seven-inch Android tablet platform designed specifically for kids.
Bulldog Licensing, the UK representative for the Garfield brand, announced that the legendary cartoon cat will soon be making his debut on leading print on-demand greetings site Moonpig.
Entertainment One Family partners with Disney Junior to bring children’s series “Peppa Pig” to Spain and Italy.
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Brand agency The Nation kicks off the summer with a move to a new space, a new website, and projects for Yahoo!, Netmining, NY1 and AOL.
Space Enterprises Ltd. teams up with children’s game giant Avanquest to bring TV hit "The Hive" to the iPad and iPhone.
FremantleMedia Enterprises secures new distribution deals for its epic boy’s action-adventure series “Monsuno.”
Little Airplane’s “Small Potatoes” secures trio of new deals, and passes one million "likes" on Facebook.
Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific, Inc. has named Melissa Tinker as Vice President of its licensing and merchandise division, Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE).
Nelvana Enterprises and The Clifford Ross Company announced a partnership agreement with New York-based toy design company YOTTOY Productions to develop soft toys inspired by the Babar literary character.
Italian producer, distributor and licensor Rainbow has secured a licensing partnership with Mattel for toy rights to its new girls’ property and animated television series “Mia and me.”
The Jim Henson Company continues to expand the run of animated children’s television series “Dinosaur Train” as it acquires new international licensees.
Licensing agent Evolution partners with CCI Entertainment to develop new children’s animated series “Taffy Saltwater.”
SMC Entertainment Group has finalized licensing agreements in the U.S. for the new high definition television series, The Jungle Book, scheduled to debut on June 11, 2012 on Disney XD.
Children’s and family entertainment producer and rights management company Coolabi appoints two new agents for its hit property, Poppy Cat, extending the brand further into France and Korea.
Zinkia Entertainment, brand creator and producer of the hit global multiplatform brand Pocoyo, has recently signed a roster of new licensing partners in the U.S.
Bandai has named Los Angeles-based Sync Beatz Entertainment as the exclusive United States Licensing Agent and Brand Manager for its hugely popular Tamagotchi brand.