This comprehensive guide to the world’s largest licensors provides retail sales data and trends for licensors in all sectors.
Based on the new, original story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II will be published by Scholastic, this July.
Working Partners, a Coolabi Group company, has inked a new deal with Orchard Books to publish Beast Quest for 10 more years.
DC Thomson has launched Twirlywoos magazine in the U.K., which is based on the CBeebies show of the same name.
The Estate of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry and French IP Rights company NDA have signed Licensing Works! to represent The Little Prince in North America.
The Royal Horticultural Society has licensed Carousel Calendars to produce a range of 2017 RHS calendars, organizers and pocket diaries.
Rovio Entertainment has created a new affiliate company, Kaiken Publishing, which will continue to build on the gaming studio's current book business.
Garage magazine has revealed five special edition covers for their tenth issue celebrating powerful women of Marvel.
Random House Children’s Books has appointed Rachel Bader as its new licensing director.
Awesome Media & Entertainment has partnered with Bloomsbury Children’s Books to publish four new titles of Jeff Norton’s Princess Ponies books, bringing the series total to 12 books.
McDonald’s has partnered with HarperCollins Children’s Books to launch Happy Meal Books focused on Valentine’s Day-themed storylines.
Genius Brands International has partnered with Penguin Young Readers to expand the book franchise Llama Llama worldwide.
AnimangaPlus and Lima Sky have released the first in a series of comic apps featuring the "Doodle Jump" brand.
Suncrest Trading has signed on to create a toy line for the Carte Blanche Group's Tiny Tatty Teddy brand.
TVO has partnered with DHX Media to develop a children's series based on the George Greenby books by world-renowned theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking.
Knockout Licensing has made two new additions to the lifestyle program for the Little House on the Prairie brand, based on the stories of Laura Ingalls Wilder.
Nurture Rights has appointed IVS Group as the U.K. master plush partner for its pre-school brand, Dinosaur Roar!.
Magic Light Pictures has made a number of new additions to the Gruffalo food licensing program.
Grumpy Cat Limited has inked a deal with Dynamite to develop print and digital comic books and graphic novels featuring The World's Grumpiest Cat.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment has announced the master toy and publishing partners for its animated comedy adventure series “Danger Mouse.”
DC Thomson Publishing will become the new sponsor of the U.K. children’s channel CITV.
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