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European animation studio Rainbow has a launched new family attraction, the Rainbow Cartoon Lab, which shows children how an illustrated series is developed.
Genius Brands International has appointed Jason Brumbaugh to the newly created position of vice president of digital.
Clipper Corp. has signed a licensing agreement with production company Notional to create a collection of kitchen products inspired by the cooking competition series "Chopped."
Disguise has renewed its agreement with Disney Consumer Products for Halloween costumes and accessories based on top Disney properties.
Animation company Toonz Entertainment is setting up a dedicated subsidiary office in Auckland, New Zealand.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment has sold more than 68 hours of programming to the SVOD service Amazon Prime Instant Video U.K.
Sony Computer Entertainment and Sony Network Entertainment International are combining their PlayStationNetwork and Sony Entertainment Network platforms.
The Asian media company CJ E&M has created a new animation business division, and simultaneously launched the animated TV series "Robot Trains RT."
TAT Productions and Master Films’ "The Jungle Bunch to the Rescue!" is continuing its global safari with new broadcast deals in several Asian territories.
Henson Independent Properties has concluded a number of broadcast and digital sales for the preschool series "Lily’s Driftwood Bay."
Dreams has debuted the new HGTV Home sleep collection, which features items for the whole family from pets to parents.
Sprout will premiere the new live-action series “Zerby Derby” March 1, featuring a group of remote-controlled cars that live and play in a life-sized forest.
Nickelodeon offered a first look at its new Dora the Explorer spinoff series, “Dora and Friends: Into the City,” Thursday at an event in New York City.
Saban has unveiled details of the next season of the Power Rangers franchise.
Kaynak Licensing Company has tapped Play And Learn Toys to develop a line based on the “Niloya” TV series in Turkey.
Sesame Workshop has tapped TCG to create a new line of wooden toys featuring the characters of “Sesame Street.”
Tomy International is previewing its 2014 lineup for Chuggington, Sonic the Hedgehog, Pokemon and John Deere.
DHX Media has appointed Paul Keech as its new creative services director.
HIT Entertainment is partnering with Buddy Fruits, creators of the squeezable fruit pouch, for a cross-promotion featuring Thomas & Friends in the U.S.
Nickelodeon has picked up “Alvinn!!! and The Chipmunks” for more than 70 Nickelodeon channels internationally.
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