As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Microsoft announced two new content partnerships with Steven Spielberg and the NFL.
The Build-A-Bear Workshop has teamed up with Nickelodeon to offer SpongeBob SquarePants plush.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has appointed VMC Accessories to produce a Matt Hatter Chronicles dress-up line.
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has signed its first-ever publishing deal in Kazakhstan.
Creativity International has teamed up with Tesco in the U.K. to feature Mister Maker craft packs.
Viacom International Media Networks has promoted Lisa Silverman Meyers to SVP of operations and business planning for NVCP.
CBS Consumer Products has made first contact in Brazil, Germany, Japan and the U.K. with a series of Star Trek e-commerce sites.
The International Basketball Federation has appointed CPLG to build a licensing program for the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
Disney has announced plans for a new Star Wars TV show, “Star Wars Rebels,” scheduled to premiere in fall 2014.
memBrain has taken on the global licensing program for music and lifestyle brand The Pussycat Dolls.
Disney Junior Asia is the latest broadcaster to pick up Studio 100’s new CGI “Maya the Bee” series.
Macy’s is planning an exclusive women’s fashion brand inspired by the Latina actress, recording artist and author Thalía.
An animated Popeye commercial for Mama Lucchetti pasta has won an Effie Award as the most effective commercial in its category.
For the third consecutive year, ESPN Consumer Products and Adidas have teamed up to bring fans an ESPN Bowl Championship apparel collection.
The Walt Disney Company has unveiled images for its Shanghai Disney Resort, set to open in China at the end of 2015.
Entertainment One is expanding the Peppa Pig brand in Asia with new broadcast and licensing deals in Korea.
The World Wildlife Fund and Earth Hour have named Zinkia Entertainment’s Pocoyo as the global kids’ ambassador for Earth Hour 2013.
Zodiak Kids has signed two new partners and renewed a third for the CBeebies preschool show “Mister Maker.”
Sportiqe has announced plans for a new line of t-shirts that merge the Grateful Dead and several top NBA teams.
Atlantyca Entertainment has appointed Euro Lizenzen as the German licensing agent for its Geronino Stilton brand.
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