As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Japanese animation house Studio Ghibli has tapped Diamond Comic Distributors to bring products inspired by its animated films to North America for the first time.
Entertainment One Family has signed a new deal with Evy of California to develop a new line of Peppa Pig-themed apparel for girls.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has new partners for its classic brands and 2013 tentpoles in Russia.
DHX Media has appointed Icon Promotions as its new licensing and merchandising in Russia.
Pop stars Nicki Minaj and Adam Levine will be providing behind-the-scenes access as they create their new lines for Kmart on Sears Holdings’ shopping site, ShopYourWay.com.
DreamWorks Animation and Rovio, creators of “Angry Birds,” launched the new “The Croods” app Thursday, in advance of the film’s March 22 premiere.
Mind Candy has teamed up with Argos, Sainsbury’s and The Entertainer in the U.K. for a series of Moshi Monsters Easter promotions.
Paul Dempsey, incoming president of global markets at BBC Worldwide, has announced the senior team that will be joining him in the newly reorganized division.
Pacific Licensing Studio, the FIFA licensing agent in South East Asia, has appointed Dream Theatre as its sub-agent in India for the FIFA World Cup.
Sephora has released its new line of Disney Princess-inspired beauty products, this time featuring Jasmine from the film Aladdin.
Little Pim, the foreign language-learning program for young children, has teamed up to launch a series of videos for preschoolers.
Shine 360 has tapped the travel company Cox & Kings to develop a series of culinary holidays based on the MasterChef brand.
The Disney Channel in Germany will transition from a pay-TV service into an advertising-financed, free-to-air channel on January 1, 2014.
Her Universe is planning a series of five top secret t-shirts to celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Doctor Who.”
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The LEGO Group have announced the newest addition to the LEGO video game series–“LEGO The Hobbit.”
Warner Bros. Records has added two new members to its Brand Partnerships & Commercial Licensing team.
Aadarsh has appointed Kaynak Holding to represent its Indian educational brand Purple Turtle in Turkey.
Fox International’s BabyTV channel has launched its first dedicated collection of children’s apparel in a DTR deal with Latin American retailer La Polar.
The National Basketball Association Canada has announced two new retail partnerships for apparel and home accessories, in a series of deals brokered by Studio Licensing.
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