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Parragon and Disney Publishing Worldwide have released The Isle of the Lost: A Descendants Novel, in the U.K.
DC Thomson has made a new addition to its partnership with Gibsons–The Beano Past and Present 1000-piece jigsaw puzzle, now available on Amazon.
A new theme park inspired by the Moomim brand will open in Japan in 2017.
Dynamite has partnered with Surge Licensing and Homieshop for a new deal that will create the first-ever officially licensed Homies publications.
As its year-old publishing partnership with DC Thompson surpasses 300,000 copies sold, Penguin Random House is continuing to expand the range for the Dennis the Menace franchise from author Steven Butler.
Parragon, publishers of illustrated non-fiction books and creator of toys, games and gifts, announced that Claire Payne is joining its sales team as senior director of mass market sales.
The Wildflower Group has brokered a licensing agreement for Rodale and food delivery service Chef’d to be the official mail-order meal service for Rodale’s brands.
Papercutz, a children's graphic novel publishing company, has announced the debut of Nickelodeon magazine.
Disney Consumer Products released its gift guide featuring a cross section of new and exclusive products that will hit retail shelves this holiday season.
As part of her 60th birthday, creators of children's book character Miffy marked the occasion with the launch of www.miffyshop.co.uk.
Halo Consumer Products has teamed up with four new licensees for products inspired by the "Halo" video game franchise.
Talisman Licensing has tapped Li & Fung Home to develop the debut homewares line for international food writer and TV host Rick Stein.
Magic Light Pictures has launched the first game app for the classic picture book The Gruffalo.
Brands with Influence has signed two new licensing deals for the U.K. charity, the Royal National Lifeboat Institution.
DC Thomson and The Beano will partner with London’s St. Pancras International for a 13-week takeover leading up to the Christmas season.
Publishing brand Belle & Boo has appointed Alicom as its licensing agent in the Nordics.
Nickelodeon and Put Me in the Story have teamed up to develop customized children’s books starring Dora the Explorer and SpongeBob SquarePants.
The Caribu reading app has inked a deal with HIT Entertainment to bring Thomas & Friends, Angelina Ballerina and Mike the Knight to its bookshop.
Sandra Magsamen and Put Me in the Story are creating a series of personalized children’s books that extend the product’s reach.
Penguin has signed on to develop publishing programs for two preschool series–the upcoming CBeebies show "Hey Duggee" and DHX Brands' "Ella the Elephant."
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