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Penguin Ventures is expanding its partnership with Start Licensing to include representation of its wholly owned properties.
Jessica Eriksson has been appointed to the newly created position of licensing manager at Saltkråkan–The Astrid Lindgren Company.
MGL Licensing has signed a number of new deals for the artists and design brands it represents including Katarina Sokolova, "Cat & Dog" and Valentina.
The U.K.'s Channel 4 has commissioned an animated special based on the popular illustrated children’s book We’re Going on a Bear Hunt, published by Walker Books.
RJM Licensing has been appointed by NorthSouth Books to represent The Rainbow Fish book series for licensing in the U.S. and Canada
OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network has launched O Store, an online retail destination for exclusive OWN and Oprah merchandise alongside lifestyle content.
Transport for London, the organization that manages London's transportation system, is looking to develop and expand its licensing activities abroad.
Writer and publisher Alison Green has partnered with illustrator Jo Rose to create a picture book for the Deer Little Forest brand.
Tim Collins, head of brands for DC Thomson will be leaving the company.
Acamar Films and its agent The Licensing Company have signed two new partners for the preschool series "Bing."
Entertainment One Licensing has secured a number of deals for the global preschool brand Peppa Pig in the G/A/S region, including a regional licensing agent.
IDW Publishing is expanding its long-standing relationship with Hasbro with plans for a comic book series featuring Jem and the Holograms.
The Walt Disney Company announced that it will donate $55 million in apps and books through the non-profit social enterprise First Book.
Playboy is growing its brand in Mexico with the addition of a new shoe boutique, Playboy Estd 1953, in Leon.
The Joester Loria Group and Eric Carle Studio premiered the new live show "The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show and Other Timeless Stories" in Australia this month.
Highlights for Children, publisher of the children's magazine Highlights, has tapped Mega Brands, to develop puzzles featuring Highlights' Hidden Pictures illustrations.
The World of Eric Carle has partnered with Native Organics for a line of natural, non-toxic cleaning products featuring artwork from Eric Carle books.
Comic book publisher Dynamite Entertainment has expanded its merchandising program with a new creative partnership with The Brewing Factory.
Playboy continues to expand its brand worldwide with a host of new deals ranging from high-end apparel to branded skateboards.
Encyclopaedia Britannica has partnered with Great Big Canvas to bring its collection of images to wall art and canvas prints.
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