As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Since Sony Computer Entertainment Europe is planning two new games and full toy line for its boys property Invizimals.
The Fred Rogers Company, Out of the Blue Enterprises and PBS Kids have fast-tracked plans for a toy range based on the series “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.”
Nelvana and the Clifford Ross Company have tapped Cupcake Digital for the first-ever apps for Babar.
LazyTown is gearing up for an active year in the U.S. with a series of new promotional partnerships.
Global Pursuit will represent Pukeko Pictures’ preschool series “The WotWots” in Asia.
Saban Brands has announced a series of new additions to its Vortexx programming block on the CW.
BBC Worldwide has appointed Clare Piggott as head of merchandising for its U.K. business.
Univision Communications has promoted Ignacio Meyer to the position of senior vice president, enterprise development.
20th Century Fox Consumer Products has partnered with Converse for the first-ever footwear for “The Simpsons.”
Zodiak Kids has tapped Wonder Forge for Tickety Toc games, in a deal brokered by Established Brands.
The Jim Henson Company has partnered with children’s app developer PlayTales to create an app for “Fraggle Rock.”
Studio 100 International, the international licensing and merchandising division of Studio 100 Group, has secured a new licensing agent for the Israel territory.
Flying Bark Productions will co-produce the new of “Heidi” television series with France’s Studio 100 Animation.
HIT Entertainment has launched the Thomas & Friends Tracks4Thomas U.K. holiday charity campaign, in partnership with Hamleys.
Nickelodeon U.K. has picked up Rainbow’s girls’ series “Mia and me” for broadcast in the U.K. and Ireland.
41 Entertainment has signed a range of new broadcast deals with Disney in Europe and the U.S. for “Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures.”
Space Enterprises has appointed Kaynak Licensing Co. as the licensing agent for “The Hive” in Turkey and Middle East.
Coolabi has tapped the publisher Kennedy Enterprises to launch a new standalone Poppy Cat magazine in the U.K.
Saban is holding an art exhibition and pop-up shop this weekend to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Power Rangers brand.
An animated Popeye commercial for Mama Lucchetti pasta has won an Effie Award as the most effective commercial in its category.
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