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.
Rockpool Licensing has signed on to represent Four Seasons Licensing and Merchandising’s children’s literary property, Brambly Hedge.
News publication Newsweek continues to expand globally with its seventh international licensing deal for the publication of Newsweek Srbija (Serbia).
Playboy is growing its brand in Mexico with the addition of a new shoe boutique, Playboy Estd 1953, in Leon.
Penguin has signed on to develop publishing programs for two preschool series–the upcoming CBeebies show "Hey Duggee" and DHX Brands' "Ella the Elephant."
Nickelodeon has released a number of character-based holiday products in partnership with licensees in the U.K.
The National Gallery Company has appointed licensee Danilo Promotions to produce calendars and diaries for the museum’s most famous paintings.
Norman Bridwell, the author/illustrator of the Clifford the Big Red Dog children’s books died on Dec. 12 at the age of 86.
Lollipop brand Chupa Chups has signed a raft of new licensing deals in Italy.
BBC One and BBC Drama have commissioned an exclusive adaptation of J.K. Rowling's first adult novel, The Casual Vacancy.
Licensing agency Brands with Influence has added a swath of new partners for brands including the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.
Aardash continues to add to the roster of regional agents for its publishing and educational brand Purple Turtle.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. has tapped children’s publisher Curious Fox to launch a series of new titles for its brands.
Amazon Publishing is planning seven new Kindle Worlds on its e-reader fan fiction platform based on properties including G.I. Joe and “Veronica Mars.”
Saban has signed a global publishing deal with Random House Children's Books for its Julius Jr. preschool property.
Bonnier’s Outdoor Life magazine is building its branded consumer product line with the addition of two new lifestyle partners.
Striker Entertainment has gathered a group of top licensees for Summit Entertainment’s new blockbuster Divergent.
Movile’s subscription-based entertainment app for kids, “PlayKids,” is adding e-books and more TV series to its service.
The humor brand Bodacious Broads will soon appear on a greetings line from Design Design.
Universal Studios Japan hosted the grand opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Friday that featured an unveiling of the Hogwarts castle.
Iron Gut Publishing has signed on to create a range of limited edition artwork for the iconic French baby teething toy Sophie la Girafe.
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