Entara Ltd. will co-produce the new children’s animated TV series “Dex Hamilton: Alien Entomologist” in conjunction with March Entertainment. The company is currently seeking a worldwide broadcast partner for the 26-episode series.
The Giddy Gander Company LLC signed its first licensing deal for The Wumblers with ELH Enterprises on board for plush. The series will begin airing on both the Trinity Broadcasting Network and Smile of a Child Network in the fall.
TV-Loonland appointed Martin Yaffe International as a toy licensee for preschool show “Little Princess” (produced by The Illuminated Film Company). The company plans a range of products including figures, plush, and inflatables, as well a
Robert Giampietro was named senior vice president, trend and innovation, for Toys “R” Us, U.S. Patricia Wyatt, president of HIT Entertainment’s North American operations, has stepped down from active management of the company. Wya
Earnhardt a Free Agent
Months of speculation about Dale Earnhardt Jr. ended last week, when the veteran driver announced he is leaving Dale Earnhardt Inc. His departure is slated for the 2007 season. Earnhardt Jr. and Kelley Earnhardt Elledge, his bus
With summer movie season upon us—the opening of Spiderman 3 last week officially launched the first salvo—the impact of Hollywood on the licensing industry is reaching a fever pitch. But not all film-related product has to be tied in to to
Brand Licensing 2006, organized by Advanstar Communications UK Limited, has been nominated for Trade Show of the Year by the AEO Excellence Awards, and for Most Effective Marketing Campaign in the inaugural Exhibition News Awards. The AEO Excellence
Dimensional Branding Group will represent ALEX for a variety of lifestyle products for kids in specialty, mid-tier, department store, and high-end markets in the following categories: bed and bath, paper and party goods, furniture, room and wall deco