From the skyrocketing success of digital-first properties to major shifts in the television landscape to big name brand acquisitions, here is the news that shaped 2013.
DHX Media has appointed CPLG as the U.K. agent for its preschool property In the Night Garden, and signed a raft of licensing deals in the U.K. and Australia.
DHX Media has hired brand and marketing executive Tor Bushell in the role of brand director as it ramps up its licensing activity.
American Greetings Properties’ Care Bears are continuing their march across the globe with several new deals in Europe, Latin America and Asia.
Activision Publishing signed a trio of new agents and new licensees for the next iteration of its Skylanders franchise, “Skylanders Swap Force.”
CPLG is launching the Michelangelo Collection based on the famous artist’s private works. The art has survived the test of time and will now be a re-imagined brand for today’s marketplace.
American Greeting Properties has signed a slate of new agreements for its Strawberry Shortcake publishing program.
Nerd Corps’ “Slugterra” premiered on Channel 5 last Saturday, expanding the show’s U.K. presence.
The U.K.’s Isle of Man post office is celebrating the 100th Tour de France race with a series of commemorative stamps.
CPLG has appointed Pau Pascual to the newly created position of general manager, Iberia.
U.K. licensee Dreamtex has inked a deal with CPLG for a Power Rangers bedding line.
AG Properties continues to expand the Strawberry Shortcake brand in Europe with a series of new deals in Italy.
CPLG has bolstered its U.K. licensing team with the appointment of Hannah Laird in the newly created position of sales director.
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