Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
DHX Brands has signed a deal with Egmont Publishing for the international rights to produce children’s books and magazines based on the Teletubbies brand.
Netflix and Guru Studio will produce an original spin-off series based on the preschool hit “Justin Time”– “Justin Time The New Adventures.”
King Digital Entertainment has launched another title to the Candy Crush game lineup, “Candy Crush Soda Saga,” for iOS and Android devices and Facebook.
Mind Candy, the entertainment company behind the Moshi Monsters franchise, globally launched the "World of Warriors" app.
Toys ‘R’ Us continues to expand in 2014 with plans to open 90 stores worldwide, including 22 locations in China.
Atlantyca Entertainment has gained a host of broadcast sales post-Mipcom 2014 for a variety of their key distribution properties.
SLR Productions’ live action series “Sam Fox: Extreme Adventures” is now airing on Cartoon Network Australia weekdays on Monday at 7:00 pm.
Actor Marta Dusseldorp, celebrity trainer Commando Steve and television host Jules Sebastian attended the Australian premiere of “Dora and Friends: Into The City.”
Australian automaker GM Holden has appointed TPF as the global licensing agent for its stable of brands including Holden, Holden Special Vehicles and the Holden Racing Team.
For the fourth year in a row, Nickelodeon has partnered with The National Breast Cancer Foundation in Australia for a SpongeBob SquarePants promotion.
Microsoft’s new gaming system Xbox One hits store shelves in 13 markets worldwide Friday.
Lawless Entertainment has been appointed to represent the new TV series “Nutri Ventures: The Quest for the 7 Kingdoms” in North America and Asia Pacific.
Nick Jr. Australia has picked up the broadcasting rights for the preschool series “Bradley and Bee.”
Casual dining chain TGI Friday's has extended and expanded its partnership with Inventure Foods in a new agreement that will grow the brand’s snack food line.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has signed its first international broadcast deal with Nine Networks of Australia for "Thunderbirds Are Go!."
Imira Entertainment has taken worldwide distribution rights (excluding Austria and China) for the live-action series "Austrian Tom Turbo" (188 x 26).
"Sherlock" merchandise is now available at the Doctor Who pop-up shop in Sydney, the first time that products for the hit BBC show have been available in Australia.
Aardman has signed a number of new deals for its global brand Shaun the Sheep across a host of core categories.
Space Enterprises preschool series “The Hive” has been picked up by a number of new broadcasters.
©2014 ADVANSTAR COMMUNICATIONS INC. All rights reserved.