Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Penguin U.K. has released a new holiday title featuring the British animal charity Battersea Dogs and Cats Home.
Sanrio and Toei Animation Europe are pairing to unite Hello Kitty and the anime series "One Piece" in a joint licensing program for Europe.
Viz Media Europe has signed on to distribute the Japanese anime series "Kuroko's Basket," which follows two rookie high school basketball players.
Turner Broadcasting has acquired the U.K. pay TV rights for Lupus Films’ animated preschool series “Toot the Tiny Tugboat.”
PGS Entertainment has secured 100 percent carriage of pay and free TV markets in continental Europe for the new animated series “Alvinnn!!! and The Chipmunks.”
Corus Entertainment's Nelvana has entered a development agreement for two new preschool series, “Cozy Island” and “Camp Yeti.”
Oxford Limited has signed a co-branding deal with Punch to produce clothing for men in Germany featuring the University of Oxford and Lonsdale brands.
Happy Socks has collaborated with rapper Snoop Dogg on a limited edition sock collection in the U.K.
Bulldog Licensing has announced a new collaboration with Iconic Images, an international photography owner and distributor in publishing and the contemporary art market.
Cartamundi has announced the debut of three new Shuffle games: Disney's Frozen, Pixar Cars and a Monopoly Deal Disney Edition.
Digital Giving continues to add new characters and charity partnerships to its new app “T-Shirt Booth.”
U.K. publisher DC Thomson has tapped Cake to distribute the fourth season of “Dennis the Menace and Gnasher” internationally.
A wide range of leading third-party broadcasters have picked up Nickelodeon programming in Central and Eastern Europe.
DHX Media has signed a deal with SpiritClips for 173 half-hours of content, along with several other gloabl deals with broadcasters for digital rights to its series.
Entertainment, licensing and merchandising PR agency miPR has launched a new standalone licensing division, miLicensing.
Ubisoft’s Rabbids will make their U.K. television debut when “Rabbids Invasion” begins airing on Nicktoons Feb. 3.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has appointed Anya Hollis as vice president of agents.
Silvergate Media has partnered with Super RTL for the broadcast and merchandising of its Peter Rabbit brand across German-speaking territories.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. has tapped children’s publisher Curious Fox to launch a series of new titles for its brands.
Carte Blanche’s Tatty Teddy character helped to cheer up Brits at London’s Bond Street tube station Blue Monday, Jan. 20.
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