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.
Entrepreneur Media, publisher of Entrepreneur magazine, has partnered with the Professional Education Institute to develop coaching and training programs.
Santoro has signed a host of new licensees and launched several new lines for its art brand Gorjuss in Europe.
Publisher Pedigree is entering the education sector with a new range of titles featuring content from educational publisher Letts.
Lonely Planet has launched a new consumer products division that will be led by current business development manager Drew Rowley.
Jelly Jam Entertainment has partnered with Kids Preferred for the new Moodsters line of toys and books designed to teach young children about feelings.
IDW Publishing has tapped Ruckus Media Group as the distributor for its line of Hasbro comic books and other Hasbro content.
Playboy and retailer Supreme have joined forces for a line of branded accessories.
Entertainment One Licensing has added a raft of new deals for Peppa Pig in Australia in a range of categories including toys, homewares and food.
Smiley has announced a new collaboration with French fashion designer Martine Sitbon and the global release of its sticker book line from Editis.
Praim Group is planning a line of premium, kosher chocolate bars for the Mensch on a Bench brand, targeted to Jewish children and interfaith families in North America.
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 Publishing is planning to release the first-ever app for the iconic British children’s book series Mr. Men & Little Miss.
Viz Media has released a new title in the graphic novel series starring Pretty Ugly’s Ugly Doll brand under its Perfect Square imprint.
Harley-Davidson and Marvel Entertainment are holding a contest to find the star of a brand-new digital franchise.
Nickelodeon has unveiled a new specialty plush line inspired by the preschool series “Peter Rabbit” at Nordstrom stores across the U.S. and online.
Activision has teamed with IDW Publishing to publish the first-ever Skylanders comic book series.
Marie Claire Paris has tapped P&L Global Network as its licensing agent in Central and South America.
Hoho Rights has appointed The Serenata Group to represent its preschool property Toddler Time in the U.S. and Canada.
DC Thomson Consumer Products has teamed with pet accessories specialist Rupert’s Pet Shop for a range of Dennis the Menace and Gnasher dog toys.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has partnered with NECA and Titan Books to promote the upcoming film Dawn of the Planet of the Apes.
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