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Idea Patch has brokered two new apparel deals IDW Publishing's comics Zombies vs. Robots and 30 Days of Night.
DHX Brands has granted HarperCollins Children’s Books exclusive global publishing rights to its new hit CBeebies show "Twirlywoos."
U.K-based company Sambro has signed two new licensing deals to create products for Moose Toys Shopkins brand and Universal's Jurassic World.
Cartoonist Berkeley Breathed’s classic comic strip “Bloom County” has been licensed to Acco Brands USA for 2017 calendars, in a deal secured by Idea Patch.
Animal Planet and Time Inc. have teamed in a three-year, exclusive non-fiction children’s publishing partnership that will feature the Animal Planet brand in North America.
DEFY Media’s YouTube brand "Smosh" inked a deal with Dynamite Entertainment for a series of comics and graphic novels, brokered by The Joester Loria Group.
Printing company Blueprint is developing a range of stationery for the pop culture brand Tokidoki in the U.K.
Playboy opened the doors of its newest brand extension, a West Hollywood lounge called Bar Fifty-Three, Thursday night in a launch event that showcased the brand's new positioning.
The Coolabi Group has signed a number of new licensing deals for the new preschool series “Clangers.”
“Sesame Street” has released a new cookbook, Sesame Street Let’s Cook!, to help children learn the importance of eating well.
Licensing agency Parham Santana has secured two new publishing deals for PBS Kids with Mudpuppy and Downtown Bookworks.
Sooty has proven so popular that Redan has decided to launch a one-off summer special for the TV star.
Atlantyca Entertaiment has signed with The Susan Gurman Agency to produce live stage shows featuring "Geronimo Stilton."
Gifting company Carte Blanche Group has appointed Sarah Quigley as head of U.K. licensing.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has partnered with NECA and Titan Books to promote the upcoming film Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
American Greetings Properties has inked a deal with Lion Forge Comics for new children’s titles based on Care Bears, Madball and “Packages from Planet X.”
Sequential Brands Group has announced several initiatives for a global relaunch of the company’s recently acquired brand The Franklin Mint.
Speakaboos has launched a range of new titles from The Jim Henson Company, HIT Entertainment and Scholastic Media/WestonWoods.
Jam Brands, in collaboration with Copyrights Group, will launch a licensing program for the lifestyle magazine Jits at Brand Licensing Europe next month.
The Jim Henson Company has signed a North American publishing agreement with Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing to create books for its preschool series “Doozers.”
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