An exclusive look at how Disney Consumer Products is leveraging new content to capture a greater share of the lucrative boys’ market worldwide.
CBeebies has appointed the licensing agency Brands with Influence to represent its new series “Swashbuckle” in the U.K.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has added new licensing partnerships for Platinum Films’ boys’ property Matt Hatter Chronicles.
Peppa Pig, The Amazing World of Gumball and Room on the Broom were among the winner at the tenth British Animation Awards.
Talent agency N.S. Bienstock has been appointed as the licensing agent for Veria Living, a media brand devoted to health and wellness.
Motor oil brand Mobil 1 has partnered with NASCAR driver Tony Stewart to bring back the classic car film Smokey and The Bandit.
C3 Entertainment has tapped Strapworks for various strapped products featuring the The Three Stooges, Arrow Classics and Grizzly Adams brands.
BBC One has commissioned a new daytime game show based on the U.K. board game Linkee that will be distributed internationally by Warner Bros.
Striker Entertainment has tapped Next Games to create a mobile game based on the AMC’s zombie drama series “The Walking Dead.”
Ludorum has appointed Licensing Street as its U.S. licensing consultant for the preschool show “Chuggington.”
European children’s entertainment producer Alphanim has been renamed Gaumont Animation and is teaming up with DreamWorks for a new series.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has new partners for its classic brands and 2013 tentpoles in Russia.
41 Entertainment has appointed Legend Holdings as the textile licensee for its new Pac-Man series in Australia and New Zealand.
Ideas at Work continues to bolster the program for Olly the Little White Van with the launch of a U.K. publishing program and new app.
Tractorland has appointed Brands With Influence to build the licensing program for its children’s series “Tractor Ted.
Discovery Communications has completed its acquisition of the SBS Nordic operations of ProSiebenSat.1 Group.
Atlantyca Entertainment and its co-producer Moonsoop have secured new broadcast sales for the animated series “Geronimo Stilton.”
Consumer Strategies has signed on to build a merchandising program around celebrity chef and TV personality Susan Feniger.
Nickelodeon’s preschool music group The Fresh Beat Band has announced plans for a new tour.
The Wiggles are heading out on tour to introduce their new cast, which includes the first-ever female Wiggle.
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