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.
Andre Javes has returned to Toys ‘R’ Us to serve as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Australia.
The Hub Network has announced plans to host and broadcast a new live event, "The 1st Annual Hub Halloween Bash."
Two Canadian toy companies, TCG and Ganz, have formed a strategic partnership.
The ICEE Company has teamed up with Heartland Sweeteners for a range of ICEE-flavored water enhancers.
Russian publisher Eksmo has signed on to create a range of titles featuring the Indian preschool brand Purple Turtle.
FIFA has appointed Pacific Licensing Studio to represent the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil in Asia Pacific.
Bubble Gum Interactive has appointed Virtual World Licensing and AT New Media to represent “Space Heroes Universe!.”
Mind Candy is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its Moshi Monsters brand with a party in London this week.
UK-based licensee Character World has secured a series of international deals with retailers in Europe.
MGA Entertainment has teamed with Corus Entertainment to bring the new animated series “Lalaloopsy” to Canada.
Big Tent Entertainment has signed a long-term deal with HNJ jewelry to create jewelry featuring Domo.
The Toy Retailers Association has unveiled its annual list of the top 50 U.K. “Dream Toys” for the holiday season.
Specialty apparel retailer rue21 has launched an online shopping site designed to bring its products to teens and young adults across the U.S.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer has added another new licensee as it gears up for the 50th anniversary in 2014.
Children’s entertainment company SLR Productions is celebrating its 10th year this month.
Tele Images, a Zodiak Media company, has appointed Gladys Morchoisne as senior vice president of animation.
The Paley Center for Media in California has partnered with CBS Consumer Products for a Star Trek gallery exhibition.
The U.S. Postal Service has released a limited edition stamp collection featuring Harry Potter, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products.
Classic toys like LEGO and Barbie are still at the top of children’s wish lists this year, but non-traditional items are also in demand.
Bulldog Licensing has sown the seeds of a new deal for the CBeebies character Mr. Bloom with fancy dress supplier Little Babas.
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