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.
kaboom! Entertainment will release two new DVD gift sets for “Octonauts” and “My Big Big Friend” at Walmart in Canada.
Spanish publisher RBA has released a new DVD collection of the ‘70s animated series “Heidi” in Italy.
Wicked Cool will debut its new line of The Wiggles toys exclusively at Toys ‘R’ Us in the U.S. later this month.
The British toy store Hamleys is planning a special boutique for the Moshi Monsters character Poppet.
Ellestone Apparel has taken a strategic stake in the holding company of U.K. clothing manufacturer The Fielding Group.
U.K. animal charity Battersea Dogs & Cats Home has expanded its partnership with Random House.
Simon and Schuster Children’s Books plans to re-launch the book brand Miffy in February 2014.
Lisle International has added to the roster of licensees for Imangi Studios’ digital property Temple Run.
Hoho Rights has secured the international licensing rights to the publishing franchise Toddler Time.
The collegiate marketing company IMG College and the branding and advertising agency SME are joining forces.
V&S Entertainment has appointed two new licensees in South Africa for Everything’s Rosie apparel, accessories and footwear.
Big Tent Entertainment has signed a new deal in the U.S. with Brainstorm for branded kites and glass figurines.
Warner Bros. has released a The Big Bang Theory-branded edition of the classic “whodunit” board game Clue.
BBC America is planning two theatrical screening events of the Doctor Who 50th anniversary special, “Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor.”
Eight hundred industry leaders joined Kids In Distressed Situations and Fashion Delivers for their annual fundraising gala on Nov. 6.
Tommy Bahama has inked a new deal with Oriental Weavers to create multiple collections of indoor and outdoor area rugs.
Walls 360 has created a line of on-demand wall graphics for the Nicktoons series, “Rob Dyrdek’s Wild Grinders.”
m4e has picked up “B-Daman Crossfire” for its TV platform and will also represent the brand for licensing in German-speaking territories.
Dot To Dot Productions has appointed the licensing agency Brands with Influence to represent its productions.
The eighth edition of the Experience Hendrix Tour is set to launch March 2014, sponsored by Realta Entertainment’s “BandFuse: Rock Legends” video game.
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