With a strong portfolio of preschool properties, the iconic MTV brand and various new initiatives, VIMN is energized and poised for growth throughout Asia, EMEA and beyond.
“ChuChu TV,” one of Asia-Pacific’s most watched YouTube channels from India, has appointed Dream Theatre to launch its global consumer products business.
Mattel has partnered with Choirock Contents Factory and Sonokong Co., to strengthen and expand its presence in South Korea.
The Moomin brand will continue to expand in Japan with a year of celebrations to coincide with the 100th anniversary of Finland’s independence followed by the opening of a new theme park.
Koko Rose Media has tapped three licensing agents–Empire Multimedia, Brand Licensing by Burda and Think Tank Emporium–to represent its newest preschool series “Flora of the Forest.”
Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products has partnered with a raft of licensees to develop branded food and drink products across the EMEA region and Asia for the Nickelodeon’s host of properties.
UBM, the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association and Alifish, the licensing and entertainment business unit of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, have joined forces to strengthen the Chinese licensing industry.
Alibaba Pictures Group and Amblin Partners have partnered to co-produce and finance films for global and Chinese audiences.
Zodiak Kids has appointed Dream Theatre to represent its arts and crafts show “Mister Maker” in India.
The National Basketball Association has entered a new, multi-year marketing partnership with ExxonMobil in the U.S. and China.
Entertainment One has partnered with two new licensees to help propel its animated series “Peppa Pig” in South Korea ahead of its launch in the region next week.
Since returning from MIPCOM last month, Nickelodeon shows no sign of slowing down on the sales front.
Nickelodeon is teaming up with the Sanshui New Town Management Committee and Elite Global Group to develop the first-ever Nickelodeon-branded attraction in China.
“Sesame Street” has joined forces with Unicef and Lang Lang, a world-renowned pianist and United Nations Messenger of Peace, to create a public service announcement.
Time Inc. has partnered with ASN to develop a Sports Illustrated broadcasting and digital network across Asia.
China’s Shenzhen TV has commissioned IPCN to produce a local version of the reality show “Shark Tank.”
Twentieth Century Fox, in partnership with Her-Chain, has opened the first-ever “The Simpsons” store in Taikooli Sanlitun, Beijing, China.
Peanuts Worldwide has renewed its long-term partnership with Sony Creative Products in Japan.
SmileyWorld and LazyBee, a lifestyle brand, have joined forces to launch a new collection of sportswear.
Turner Asia Pacific has selected Eric Lee to lead its growing location-based entertainment business for the region, effective immediately.
Sequential Brands Group has partnered with Fang Brothers Group FB Living to launch the Martha Stewart Living brand in South Korea next year.
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