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Viacom International Media Networks Asia has opened the doors of its first retail store in Malaysia, in advance of the debut of a theme park in the region.
FremantleMedia U.K. has secured a series of licenses across several categories for the TV series Qi, All Star Family Fortunes and Never Mind the Buzzcocks.
CITV has ordered a second season of the children’s series “Thunderbirds Are Go” from ITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures, ahead of the first season’s premiere.
The first-ever Thomas racing app, “Thomas & Friends: Go Go Thomas!,” has launched in the Apple App Store.
Endemol North America has teamed with Vavi Sport & Social to launch the “WipeoutRun” event, a game show-inspired obstacle course, in the U.S. and Canada.
Penguin has signed on to develop publishing programs for two preschool series–the upcoming CBeebies show "Hey Duggee" and DHX Brands' "Ella the Elephant."
Nickelodeon has released a number of character-based holiday products in partnership with licensees in the U.K.
Rovio Entertainment’s innovative video distribution model, ToonsTV, which is available within every “Angry Birds” mobile game, has hit 4 billion views.
Sesame Workshop has appointed Mag Brands to produce a range of Sesame Street outerwear for the U.S.
The joint venture between 21st Century Fox's Shine Group and Apollo Global Management's Endemol and Core Media Group has launched.
Prost Beverage Co. has licensed the rights to develop a legal version of Tim Smith's, star of Discovery Channel reality series “Moonshiners,” infamous brew.
Saban Brands is bringing “Digimon Fusion” to its own programming block on The CW, Vortexx starting Jan. 25.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has appointed Anya Hollis as vice president of agents.
Platinum Films and its Iberian licensing agent Biplano have added several licensees in Spain and Portugal for Platinum’s boys’ brand Matt Hatter Chronicles.
Dynamite and NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products are planning a new comic book series based on “Battlestar Galactica.”
Cartoon Network and The LEGO Group are readying for the U.S. debut of their new multi-platform property Mixels.
Planeta Junior is looking for a master toy licensee for its new TV series “Egyxos” this week at the Nuremberg Toy Fair in Germany.
Zagtoon has tapped Bandai America as the master toy licensee for its new CGI TV series "Ladybug."
Knockout Licensing has added two new licensees for Guru Studio’s animated preschool series “Justin Time”–CafePress and LeapFrog.
Viacom International Media Networks has announced a raft of new deals for Nickelodeon animation franchises that span multiple countries.
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