Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
For the fourth year in a row, Nickelodeon has partnered with The National Breast Cancer Foundation in Australia for a SpongeBob SquarePants promotion.
Mercis and Telescreen (part of the m4e group of companies) have sold the TV series “Miffy’s Adventures Big and Small” to ABC4Kids and Dutch public broadcaster KRO.
Acamar Films has signed a wide range of new international licensing partners for its children’s television show “Bing.”
Toys ‘R’ Us has appointed Dianne Guerreiro as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us, Australia.
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has signed a number of new deals for its two most popular preschool series, "Paw Patrol" and “Dora and Friends.”
Atlantyca Entertainment has appointed Australian brand agency Merchantwise to represent its flagship Geronimo Stilton brand in Australia and New Zealand.
Animation series “YooHoo & Friends,” is continuing to increase its brand presence across the globe.
Lifestyle brand Tokidoki has appointed Haven as their licensing agent in Australia and New Zealand.
Zodiak Kids has partnered with Live Nation to develop a live theater show for the Mister Maker brand that will tour Australia and New Zealand.
Aardman has signed a number of new deals for its global brand Shaun the Sheep across a host of core categories.
Fifty Shades of Grey continues to expand its empire with the launch of the official lingerie collection at Target in Australia.
Carte Blanche Group has tapped Pioneer Balloon Company to create a line of balloons featuring its Me to You brand.
Viacom International Media Networks has announced a raft of new deals for Nickelodeon animation franchises that span multiple countries.
Disney Interactive and Disney Channel have teamed with Little Orbit to develop video games based on Planes: Fire & Rescue and the tween telenovela “Violetta.”
King Digital Entertainment has appointed a global network of 10 new licensing agents to represent its game franchises.
DHX Media has signed a home entertainment deal for the children’s television show "In The Night Garden” in Australia.
Cartoon Network Enterprises has teamed with Bandai Namco Games Europe and Little Orbit for the third installment in the "Adventure Time" video game franchise.
Little Airplane Productions has made a trio of broadcast sales for its Small Potatoes franchise.
Big Tent Entertainment has signed a long-term deal with HNJ jewelry to create jewelry featuring Domo.
The WWE is readying for the launch its new 24/7 streaming network, which will be available online and through the WWE app Feb. 24.
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