As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Mind Candy has appointed Penny Handscomb as its new chief people officer to lead the company’s human resources department.
Following a series of new TV sales, Chocolate Liberation Front has announced the release of a new app for its series “The Adventures of Figaro Pho.”
The newly rebranded Gaumont Animation (formerly Alphanim) has partnered with BulkyPix to launch an app featuring its Calimero brand.
Planeta Junior Italy has announced a new partnership with the Nestle Group for chocolate Easter eggs featuring the new TV series “Maya the Bee.”
The World Wildlife Fund and Earth Hour have named Zinkia Entertainment’s Pocoyo as the global kids’ ambassador for Earth Hour 2013.
The U.K.'s Channel 5 has announced plans to air Viacom's preschool series, “Bubble Guppies” with Nickelodeon planning a product roll out this fall.
Fox International’s BabyTV channel has announced its first two apparel deals for children’s clothing in Latin America.
Iconix Brand Group has appointed a new executive director of publishing for Peanuts Worldwide and Iconix Entertainment.
Shout! Factory Kids, in collaboration with FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment, has announced the upcoming release of the new “Monsuno: Power” DVD May 21.
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.
V&S Entertainment has appointed two new licensees in South Africa for Everything’s Rosie apparel, accessories and footwear.
Samsung Telecommunications America and the NBA have announced a multi-year marketing and technology partnership.
Mumbai, India-based licensing company Dream Theatre has been named agent for Platinum Films’ Matt Hatter Chronicles property in the country.
Bravado has added two of Universal's recording artists to Brush Buddie’s lineup of singing toothbrushes.
Licensed Twitter property @iQuoteForHer will soon move from computer screens to products with the extension of the brand to women's apparel.
Garfield is strutting his way into the Jumble puzzle space in newspapers across the country today, in a themed puzzle by Garfield creator Jim Davis.
Feld Motor Sports and Fox Sports have signed a five-year agreement to broadcast Feld’s motor sports stadium and arena events.
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.
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