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 Walt Disney Company’s Lucasfilm has granted Marvel Entertainment exclusive rights for Star Wars comics and graphic novels beginning in 2015.
Scholastic will publish a holiday children’s picture book by Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey featuring the couples’ twins.
The Joester Loria Group has tied up a new deal with PS Brands, which will serve as the new U.S. footwear and hosiery partner for The World of Eric Carle brand.
Stan Lee’s Kids Universe has teamed up with Storypanda Digital Publishing to create interactive storybook apps.
Bonnier’s Outdoor Life magazine is building its branded consumer product line with the addition of two new lifestyle partners.
Aardman Rights has added three new partners to the licensing program for the Shaun the Sheep brand.
ZDF Enterprises has secured a number of new international sales for preschool series “Q Pootle 5.”
Nurture Rights has announced a multi-year deal with the Birmingham Stage Company to produce a stage production of the book, Dinosaur Roar!.
Veteran illustrator Phil Marden has signed a number of new deals for his humorous conceptual illustrations.
Time Home Entertainment has reintroduced the iconic Time-Life Books brand, with new content and packaging designed for today’s readers.
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