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.
Brands with Influence Worldwide has negotiated a deal with Frances Lincoln for a range of stationery products featuring The Famous Five brand.
Design brand Tired Ted has bagged another licensing partner, with Cherry Orchard Publishing signing up for greetings cards.
The London Taxi Company, the only manufacturer of the iconic British black cab, has inked a deal with IglooBooks for a range of titles featuring London Taxis.
Meredith has acquired Shape magazine and plans to combine Shape magazine with its own health and wellness publication Fitness.
Highlights for Children, publisher of the children's magazine Highlights, has tapped Mega Brands, to develop puzzles featuring Highlights' Hidden Pictures illustrations.
Fox Animation, the studio behind the Ice Age and Rio franchises, has secured the motion pictures rights to the iconic Mr. Men Little Miss characters.
Paws, Inc. has signed a range of new apparel licensees in the U.S., Brazil, Australia, Canada, the Middle East and France for Garfield.
Oriental Trading Company is planning a multi-category program of school and party supplies featuring artwork and characters from The World of Eric Carle.
American Greetings Properties has lined up a full slate of licensed product for its Care Bears brand in the U.K.
The first book in Rovio Entertainment’s young adult book series Storm Sisters: The Sinking World, has been selected as a finalist for the Books at Berlinale event.
PlayDate Digital, under license from Hasbro, has released a new interactive digital storybook for Valentine’s Day featuring My Little Pony.
HIT Entertainment and iStoryTime have launched the new digital storybook app, “Mike the Knight: Storybook Treasury.”
Langers Juice will feature The Very Hungry Caterpillar on its packaging as part of a six-week promotion for the brand's 45th anniversary.
Atlantyca Entertainment and Scholastic USA have collaborated to create the first-ever Geronimo Stilton app for IOS devices.
Silvergate Media is promoting Peter Rabbit this Easter in a national U.K. campaign.
Marvel and Feld Entertainment have unveiled a prequel comic book to set the stage for the upcoming "Marvel Universe Live!" arena show.
¡Hola! TV, a new Spanish-language TV channel based on the magazines ¡Hola! and Hello!, will launch on DIRECTV May 1.
Jim Benton has tapped Striker Entertainment to represent his publishing brand It’s Happy Bunny for licensing.
Friendly Family Productions has appointed Knockout Licensing to represent the Little House on the Prairie brand in the U.S. and Canada.
Kids Preferred has launched a line of Splat the Cat toys, based on the best-selling children’s picture books by Rob Scotton.
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