As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Aadarsh has appointed Kaynak Holding to represent its Indian educational brand Purple Turtle in Turkey.
Rovio Entertainment has appointed Megalicense to represent licensing and retail initiatives for its Angry Birds brand in Russia.
Despite the conclusion of Doctor Who’s 50th anniversary, licensees in Australia and New Zealand are continuing the celebration.
Paws, Inc. has tapped the consulting firm Philliou Partners to represent the Garfield brand to card-issuing banks outside of the U.S.
Coolabi has tapped the publisher Kennedy Enterprises to launch a new standalone Poppy Cat magazine in the U.K.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has teamed with a wide array of licensees to bring fan-favorites home for the holidays.
Garfield is paying a visit to the Facebook game “Gourmet Ranch” for Thanksgiving.
Nickelodeon has teamed up with Sprayground for the graffiti-inspired fashion brand’s first-ever brand collaboration with an animated character.
Bulldog Licensing has sown the seeds of a new deal for the CBeebies character Mr. Bloom with fancy dress supplier Little Babas.
Disney is making new characters available for use with its interactive gaming console, Disney Infinity.
Warner Bros., in partnership with DC Entertainment, and Sanrio have teamed up for a Hello Kitty x DC Comics cross-over.
Sanrio has made two new executive appointments: Tori Cook as VP of retail and business development and Bobby Saygan as art director for hardlines.
Carte Blanche Greetings and iMegalicense have teamed up with the Russian search engine Yandex to offer Me to You-themed wallpaper.
WizKids Games and MFV have added new content and figures to their “TabApp Elite” game app based on Man of Steel.
Coolabi’s Poppy Cat will be arriving at the Nickelodeon Land area of the U.K.’s Blackpool Pleasure Beach theme park this summer.
Saban Brands’ Paul Frank is planning a Julius-themed art show that will take place in Los Angeles, in August.
The Jim Henson Company has officially launched its newest preschool property, Chatter Zoo.
Outfit7 has expanded its European management team to oversee the global licensing for Talking Tom and Talking Friends.
Anuman Interactive has announced plans for a new Garfield racing app, “Garfield Kart.”
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has tapped Smith & Brooks to produce a range of Matt Hatter-branded outerwear in the U.K.
©2013 ADVANSTAR COMMUNICATIONS INC. All rights reserved.