This comprehensive guide to the world’s largest licensors provides retail sales data and trends for licensors in all sectors.
Based on the new, original story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts I & II will be published by Scholastic, this July.
Working Partners, a Coolabi Group company, has inked a new deal with Orchard Books to publish Beast Quest for 10 more years.
DC Thomson has launched Twirlywoos magazine in the U.K., which is based on the CBeebies show of the same name.
The Estate of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry and French IP Rights company NDA have signed Licensing Works! to represent The Little Prince in North America.
Rovio Entertainment has created a new affiliate company, Kaiken Publishing, which will continue to build on the gaming studio's current book business.
Garage magazine has revealed five special edition covers for their tenth issue celebrating powerful women of Marvel.
Random House Children’s Books has appointed Rachel Bader as its new licensing director.
Awesome Media & Entertainment has partnered with Bloomsbury Children’s Books to publish four new titles of Jeff Norton’s Princess Ponies books, bringing the series total to 12 books.
McDonald’s has partnered with HarperCollins Children’s Books to launch Happy Meal Books focused on Valentine’s Day-themed storylines.
The Fix-It and Forget-It cookbook brand has signed with Blue Trellis, a licensing and literary company, for licensing representation.
Gund will debut a new collection of plush and hard goods inspired by the world of Beatrix Potter, author of The Tale of Peter Rabbit.
Publisher Pedigree is entering the education sector with a new range of titles featuring content from educational publisher Letts.
Comic book publisher Valiant Entertainment has partnered with Beijing-based DMG Entertainment to bring its slate of characters to features films, television and licensing.
Bulls Licensing and Moomin Characters are celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Moomin publishing brand this week at the Bologna Children's Book Fair in Italy.
Holland America Line, a division of the cruise line Carnival, has teamed with two big names in music for new onboard features–Billboard and the Lincoln Center.
Aadarsh, owner of Purple Turtle brand, took home the Licensor of the Year award in the publishing category at the Indian eRetail Congress.
Hearst Publications is expanding the automotive accessories program for its Car and Driver magazine with the addition of pet travel accessories.
Disney Consumer Products has unveiled details of the merchandising programs for Marvel’s comic book event Secret Wars.
Art brand Deer Little Forest is poised to bring its brand to the U.S. with a series of new deals.
As its year-old publishing partnership with DC Thompson surpasses 300,000 copies sold, Penguin Random House is continuing to expand the range for the Dennis the Menace franchise from author Steven Butler.
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