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Crown Crafts Infant Products expanded its licensing agreement with Carter’s for bed sets and décor.
CBS Consumer Products and Poppy, the Young Readers imprint of Little, Brown Books, will release the full-length novel based on The CW's “Reign” series.
TV Tokyo has announced a licensing agreement, giving Chinese game platform Shenzhen iDreamSky Technology permission to create mobile games for China and other Asian territories.
Global energy, grains and food company CHS will start a college sports sponsorship platform with 24 Division 1 universities, in a deal by Learfield Sports.
The 45th anniversary season of “Sesame Street” will premiere September 15 on PBS Kids.
Discount variety store chain Dollar Tree has acquired rival discount store chain Family Dollar Stores, becoming the largest discount retailer in North America.
Christine Thomas, senior licensing executive, Entertainment One U.K. is the first recipient of LIMA U.K.’s Rising Star Award 2014.
SmileyWorld has launched a new kids’ fashion line for Fall 2014, marking the brand’s first major release into the Chinese children’s apparel market.
Cartoon Network and the CN show “Looney Labs” are now part of the Fluxx card game roster.
Nerd Corps Entertainment has partnered with Cineplex to bring the children’s film Slugterra: Return of the Elementals to more than 50 theatres across Canada.
JELC brokered a deal with Allan and Bertram for a 2015 calendar featuring the sugar craft designs of Lindy Smith.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment continues to expand its preschool property Tree Fu Tom internationally with three new licensing agents.
FremantleMedia has announced a ground-breaking partnership with search engine Google for live “American Idol” interactive experiences.
License Connection has signed Matt Hatter Chronicles' first deal in Benelux.
Just Promotions has teamed up with Australia’s National Rugby League to develop NRL mascot character meet-and-greets.
Studio 100 has appointed former BBC Worldwide executive Tom Reding to head its newly launched digital division in the role of digital director.
Go Speed International has tapped 360 Licensing to extend its Speedway Great Britain motorcycle racing brand.
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.
Zodiak Kids has appointed MBC3 (part of MBC Group) to represent its preschool series “Tickety Toc” in the Middle East and North Africa.
King Features Syndicate has launched a ‘90s-themed collection of Betty Boop apparel at junior’s retailer Forever 21 across the U.S
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