With the huge scope and success of its Better Homes and Gardens brand, Meredith has solidified the foundation of its licensing efforts and is looking to expand.
Entrepreneur Media, publisher of Entrepreneur magazine, has partnered with the Professional Education Institute to develop coaching and training programs.
Santoro has signed a host of new licensees and launched several new lines for its art brand Gorjuss in Europe.
Publisher Pedigree is entering the education sector with a new range of titles featuring content from educational publisher Letts.
Lonely Planet has launched a new consumer products division that will be led by current business development manager Drew Rowley.
Jelly Jam Entertainment has partnered with Kids Preferred for the new Moodsters line of toys and books designed to teach young children about feelings.
IDW Publishing has tapped Ruckus Media Group as the distributor for its line of Hasbro comic books and other Hasbro content.
Playboy and retailer Supreme have joined forces for a line of branded accessories.
Entertainment One Licensing has added a raft of new deals for Peppa Pig in Australia in a range of categories including toys, homewares and food.
Smiley has announced a new collaboration with French fashion designer Martine Sitbon and the global release of its sticker book line from Editis.
Praim Group is planning a line of premium, kosher chocolate bars for the Mensch on a Bench brand, targeted to Jewish children and interfaith families in North America.
Scholastic is bringing together three of its multi-platform series in the new Worlds Collide initiative.
Atlantyca Entertainment and Scholastic USA have collaborated to create the first-ever Geronimo Stilton app for IOS devices.
Perfetti Van Melle’s lollipop brand Chupa Chups has inked a new deal with Dohe for a stationery collection in Spain.
Silvergate Media has awarded Grosset & Dunlap (an imprint of Penguin) the North American publishing rights for its preschool brand, Octonauts.
Enesco has signed on to create a gifting range for Lori Lichtman-Sander and Patti Ray’s Mamasana brand.
Lifestyle designer Debra Valencia is authoring two sewing books for the DIY craft consumer.
IDW Entertainment and Entertainment One Television have announced the first series that will be developed under their new first-look co-production agreement–“V-Wars.”
Friendly Family Productions has appointed Knockout Licensing to represent the Little House on the Prairie brand in the U.S. and Canada.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, with DC Entertainment, has extended nearly 15-year partnership with toy manufacturer, Mattel.
iDoo-B-Doo, a new brand concept for girls aged 3 to 7, is now a regular feature in the British regional publication The Village Directory.
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