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.
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 will debut its new collection of Disney Comics beginning in March with the publication of the Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck Artist’s Edition.
Entertainment One Licensing’s Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom is gathering momentum across Spain and Italy with new developments in both regions.
Shout! Factory Kids and Studio Movie Grill have teamed up to bring Maya the Bee Movie to select U.S. theaters for a limited engagement beginning March 8.
DC Thomson’s comic book The Beano has launched its first fully interactive story app "Dennis & Gnasher Adventures."
The kids' educational brand Numbers Alive! has tapped Kid Glove to develop the property for a wide spectrum of entertainment and merchandising platforms.
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.
Shogakukan-Shueisha Productions has appointed its subsidiary, Viz Media, to handle the merchandising of the anime brand Doraemon in the Americas.
Friendly Family Productions has appointed Metrostar to develop a licensing program for the Little House on the Prairie brand in the U.K. and Ireland
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