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.
The World of Eric Carle is taking up residence at Wendy’s for the whole year in celebration of the 45th anniversary of The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Universal Orlando Resort and Warner Bros. have revealed details about the Diagon Alley area that will be added to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
The Jim Henson Company has optioned the rights to author Randi Zuckerberg’s debut picture book, Dot, which was recently published by Harper Collins.
Nottingham Forest has appointed Planeta Editorial to develop a range of Spanish titles for its Sendokai Champions brand worldwide.
A host of British celebrities took part in Simon and Schuster’s re-launch of the Miffy book brand.
Playboy Enterprises has entered into a strategic partnership with rapper Pitbull that will be a creative cross-pollination between the two brands' worlds.
Bonnier Publishing and Net2TV. have expanded their relationship to create two new TV shows based on the publisher’s magazine titles.
Women’s lifestyle brand Real Simple has teamed with online fashion brand Cuyana to create a line of apparel and accessories.
Fashion U.K. is planning a new line of apparel featuring the classic British design brand A-Z, known for its maps and guidebooks.
CBS Consumer Products has unveiled the first licensing partners for the new Showtime series “Penny Dreadful.”
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