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.
Norman Bridwell, the author/illustrator of the Clifford the Big Red Dog children’s books died on Dec. 12 at the age of 86.
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.
Mind Candy, makers of the Moshi Monsters, has launched its new mobile game "World of Warriors" on Android and signed on a number of new product partners.
Genius Brands International and its subsidiary A Squared Entertainment have finalized an agreement with Chronicle Books for the design brand From Frank.
Poeticgem is planning a new line of women’s apparel that will tap into adult nostalgia for the classic character Miffy.
Cottage Life Media has appointed The Licensing Shop to build a lifestyle consumer products program for its brand.
DreamWorks Animation has launched DreamWorks Press, an in-house publishing operation that will create digital and print titles inspired by the studio’s IP.
Ubisoft has inked a new deal with Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing to bring the video game character the Rabbids to a full line of books.
DHX Media has signed a raft of licensing deals for the whimsical TV series “The Adventures of Abney and Teal” in the U.K.
Puffin announced plans to publish a ninth Diary of a Wimpy Kid book on Nov. 5.
DC Thomson created a special edition of The Beano comic book that appeared as a free sampler in The Mail on Sunday.
Dynamite Entertainment has partnered with Ubisoft for a comic book series based on the “Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell” video game franchise.
Iron Gut Publishing has signed on to create a range of limited edition artwork for the iconic French baby teething toy Sophie la Girafe.
Studio 100 has renewed its partnership with toy distributor and retailer Dexy Co. in the ex-Yugoslavia countries.
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