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.
IDW Publishing is expanding its micro comic fun packs with a set of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles collectibles, under license from Nickelodeon.
The Elf on the Shelf property is a bustling business both in print and consumer products.
Peanuts Worldwide is partnering with Sourcebooks to create original stories featuring the Peanuts gang.
Outdoor magazine Sports Afield has acquired Cabela's Trophy Properties, the real estate arm of the recreational brand Cabela’s
Pete the Cat is jumping off the printed page onto a new line of training skates from Chicago Skates.
DC Thomson Consumer Products division has outlined growth plans in the publishing category.
Limon and Oli's publishing and licensing representative Mart Agency has signed two new partners for the classic Turkish comic strip brand.
National Geographic has launched a range of pet products featuring hundreds of items for freshwater fish, reptiles and small pets at PetSmart.
Kids action brand Surf Sharks has partnered with VenDynamics for educational collector cards and stickers featuring the publishing brand.
Rovio Entertainment has big plans for the newest Angry Bird, Stella, and her flock of friends including a new game.
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