What started as a small TV production business has now grown into one of the world’s largest independent family entertainment companies with a major position in live action and kids’ animation.
“Robin Hood: Mischief in Sherwood” has been picked up by broadcasters in Canada and Europe.
DHX Media has sold three of its key kids’ shows to Belgian broadcaster VRT-Ketnet.
FremantleMedia is launch a performing arts academy for young artists based on the “Indian Idol” reality show.
Unilever is bringing Girl Scouts cookies to Breyers ice cream.
American Greetings Properties has launched a new Strawberry Shortcake QSR promotion in Brazil.
Entertainment One has partnered with TCG for a new line of puzzles and activities featuring Peppa Pig.
JELC has launched a successful line of kids’ books featuring Over the Moon’s My Cat Pip in the U.K.
Versace 19•69 Abbigliamento Sportivo has appointed P&L Global Network as their agent in Latin America.
Universal Orlando Resort is planning a new Springfield-themed area featuring The Simpsons this summer.
The NBA and Taco Bell have teamed up for their second boxed meal promotion.
The British media company UKTV is entering the world of licensing in a new partnership with Evolution Europe and Rizon Studios Creative.
On Nov. 8, the U.K.’s Channel 5 named the greatest kids’ TV shows from the past 60 years, with many licensed brands finding their way onto the list.
Nickelodeon and the Changi Airport Group in Singapore have launched a SpongeBob SquarePants-themed Christmas experience.
IBISWorld is forecasting a slight increase in Thanksgiving and holiday gift spending this year.
Global Pursuit has signed a retail agreement with Galeries Lafayette China to introduce Uglydoll-branded merchandise at its store in Beijing.
Authentic Apparel Group has launched a new line of army-style clothing officially licensed by the U.S. Army in partnership with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.
Kunihiko Tsuji, chief operating officer and senior executive vice president of Sanrio, passed away Nov. 19 due to acute heart failure at the age of 61.
Grinchmas is returning to Universal Studios Hollywood with “whobilation” throughout the theme park.
Licensed toys play prominently in the list of finalists for the Toy Industry Association’s 2014 Toy of the Year Awards.
The U.K.’s largest nature conservation charity RSPB has teamed up with Pants On Fire Games to create the original board game Wing It.
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