With an aggressive new growth strategy, NFLPI is looking to score big in brand licensing as it looks beyond traditional products to drive retail sales.
Warner Bros. Television Group is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the series premiere of "Friends" with a Central Perk pop-up shop and product program.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment and its master toy partner Vivid have appointed Headstart International as the local toy distributor in Australia for “Thunderbirds Are Go.”
Mattel is re-launching its line of BeForever historical American Girls dolls with a little help from the Lifetime fashion competition series "Project Runway."
StoryToys has released 3D pop-up activity app based on the Poppy Cat franchise and developed in collaboration with Coolabi and The Kindly Ones Productions.
BBC Worldwide is partnering with Microsoft Studios and Mojang to bring Doctor Who to "Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition."
Meredith Corporation is teaming with Net2TV for a streaming, on-demand television show for connected TVs based on the Better Homes and Gardens brand.
Nickelodeon will debut two new live-action series–"Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn" and "Henry Danger"–Sept. 13.
PGS Entertainment has made a number of global sales for the Method Animation and DQ Entertainment series “Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood.”
Preschool network Sprout has developed its own kids' tablet that will debut exclusively at Walmart in the U.S. this October.
Global brand management company Genius Brands International has secured a $2 million revolving line of credit with SunTrust Banks to finance future growth.
Korean animation studio Tuba n Co. has appointed Kaynak Licensing Co. to bring its brands to Turkey.
Platinum Films has appointed License Connection to manage licensing for Matt Hatter Chronicles in Benelux after Disney XD picked up the series.
Many of American’s favorite TV shows are also successful licensed brands, included the No. 1 show “The Big Bang Theory.”
Endemol Worldwide Distribution has sold its series “Bananas in Pyjamas” to the online kids’ viewing platform Kidobi.
Ludorum has teamed up again with Budge Studios to launch a second preschool app based on the TV series, “Chuggington.”
Zodiak Kids and its partner Cupcake Digital have released “Tickety Toc Bubble Time,” the first interactive app for the preschool series.
CreaCon Group has appointed 20TOO to represent its preschool series “City of Friends” in the Middle East.
MIPCOM has named chief executive officer of DreamWorks Animation, Jeffrey Katzenberg, as its 2013 Personality of the Year.
CBS Consumer Products has signed a new deal with A Crowded Coop to create the first-ever line of Star Trek pet accessories.
Viz Media Europe is featuring its new series “Tenkai Knights” this week at MIPJunior and MIPCOM in Cannes, France.
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