Hasbro is growing its publishing division through strategic new initiatives that place its most beloved brands in wholly new formats and inspired collaborations.
Toon Studio Press has partnered with Edicart Group to release the middle-grade novel Once Upon a Zombie in Italy.
Gina Homolka, blogger and cookbook author of Skinnytaste, has partnered with Peapod, an online grocer, for a range of meal kits based on the Homolka’s recipes.
Disney Consumer Products, on behalf of Marvel Entertainment, has unveiled a raft of licensees for the upcoming film Doctor Strange, which makes its theatrical debut Nov. 4.
The National Gallery Company has partnered with Hachette Children’s Group and Octopus Publishing for a series of books for both children and adults.
Rocket Licensing has tapped a host of new U.K. licensees for merchandise inspired by Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas.
Hasbro and Fanjoy have joined forces to release a limited edition Fanjoy gift box inspired by the My Little Pony brand.
Alibaba Pictures Group has reached an agreement with U.K.-based fiction Working Partners and its parent company Coolabi Group for film rights for HarperCollins’ book franchise Warriors.
May The Thoughts Be With You was named the winner of the License This! competition for new creative concepts at Brand Licensing Europe on Thursday as the trade show rounded out its 18th year.
Atlantyca Entertainment has partnered with Italy-based Sabor to launch a range of Geronimo Stilton: Kingdom of Fantasy children’s sleepwear exclusively at retailer Carrefour.
Vicki Jaeger has joined Printers Row Publishing Group, a division of ReaderLink Marketing Services, as the developmental editor for Portable Press.
Sesame Workshop has partnered with Ape Entertainment to create three new comic books featuring the cast of "Sesame Street."
Magic Light Pictures has released the new app "Stick Man: Helping Santa," the first ever app based on the children’s book Stick Man, published by Scholastic.
Universal Studios Hollywood will open the new attraction The Wizarding World of Harry Potter April 7, 2016.
Macmillan Children’s Books has acquired the worldwide publishing rights to Dinosaur Roar! from Nurture Rights and plans to expand the literary property into new formats and series.
Garage magazine has revealed five special edition covers for their tenth issue celebrating powerful women of Marvel.
Hoho Rights has signed Top That Publishing as the global publisher for a new series of Toddler Time books.
Chronicle Books has tapped the Praim Group to create and distribute a range of all-natural chocolate bars for the Happiness Is… inspirational book brand.
Pon Pon Edizioni has partnered with Planeta Junior Italy to produce a magazine dedicated to DreamWorks Animation in Italy.
Cake and Australian production studios Cheeky Little Media and Might Night have partnered with Hodder Children’s Books for a publishing program in the U.K. based on the children’s comedy series “Bottersnikes & Gumbles.”
Penguin Ventures has launched a new licensing program for Ladybird Books for Grown-Ups to expand the reach of the heritage book series.
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