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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."
The Jim Henson Company has created Jim Henson Publishing to develop publishing projects in the tradition of the Jim Henson legacy.
The Jim Henson Company has optioned the rights to author Randi Zuckerberg’s debut picture book, Dot, which was recently published by Harper Collins.
Zodiak Kids has appointed MBC3 (part of MBC Group) to represent its preschool series “Tickety Toc” in the Middle East and North Africa.
The Fred Rogers Company is planning a second season of its animated series “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.”
DCD Publishing has negotiated a new deal with QVC for “Zalza 2–the Next Step.”
Nottingham Forest has appointed Planeta Editorial to develop a range of Spanish titles for its Sendokai Champions brand worldwide.
Aurora World is growing its collection of My Little Pony plush with new designs this year including characters in a seated pose and keychains.
Planeta Junior has taken on the animated TV series “Nutri Ventures,” which promotes healthy eating habits, for TV rights, licensing and merchandising.
Celebrity interior designer and TV personality Jennifer Adams has teamed up with Fizzion to develop a line of home cleaning products.
For the first time MIPTV, which will take place April 7-10 in Cannes, France, will feature a special program dedicated to kids content.
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