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.
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.
Genius Brands International, the licensing agency for Archie Comics, has tapped fashion designer Marc Ecko to create an exclusive capsule collection of Archie-themed apparel for men under the Marc Ecko Cut & Sew brand.
Disney Worldwide Publishing and Lilly Diabetes have teamed up to create digital versions of their custom books for kids with Type 1 Diabetes.
Penguin Random House U.K. is creating one, combined children's division, following the two publishers’ merger in late 2012.
Coolabi has appointed Gemma as its new strategic partner for the U.K. social expression brand Purple Ronnie.
DreamWorks Animation has launched DreamWorks Press, an in-house publishing operation that will create digital and print titles inspired by the studio’s IP.
HIT Entertainment and iStoryTime have launched the new digital storybook app, “Mike the Knight: Storybook Treasury.”
Men’s Health U.K. magazine is expanding its licensing efforts in the U.K. and Europe with new deals for fitness equipment and beef jerky.
Egmont has unveiled details of its 2014 book program for the online game from Mojang, Minecraft.
ZDF Enterprises has secured a number of new international sales for preschool series “Q Pootle 5.”
Mart Agency, the licensing and publishing agency for Turkish cartoon characters Limon and Oli, is bringing the brand to a whole new roster of categories.
Brand Central has signed on to develop a consumer products program for the design and lifestyle company Dwell Media.
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