Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Disney's Frozen is the No. 1 toy license of the year in Great Britain, according to the NPD Group, and is on track to overtake the No. 1 U.K. toy license of all time, Toy Story 3.
Iron Gut Publishing has released a new limited edition print in its Wallace & Gromit art collection exclusively at Selfridges in London.
Licensed apparel specialist Poeticgem has signed on to create a line of licensed apparel featuring the Smiley brand.
Entertainment One Family has secured broadcast agreements around the globe for more than 100 hours of its children’s programming.
DHX Media has acquired a library of children’s and family television series, feature films and television specials.
Polish broadcaster PULS 2 has picked up season six of Rainbow's girls' series "Winx Club," which is began airing earlier this month.
Koko Media is taking Jo Rose’s original IP Deer Little Forest to the next level in a development deal with King Rollo Films for an animated TV series.
Snapper Productions has signed a deal with CBeebies to air "Q Pootle 5 Christmas Special: Pootle All The Way."
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced the winners of the annual British Academy Children’s Awards Sunday in London.
Brand Loyalty has appointed Marie-Laure Marchand to the newly created position of licensing director.
Coolabi has tapped the publisher Kennedy Enterprises to launch a new standalone Poppy Cat magazine in the U.K.
Nurture Rights has engaged The Little Big Partnership to create digital offerings for its new preschool brand, Dinosaur Roar!.
Simba has launched the first range of Sendokai Champions toys in Spain.
Viacom International Media Networks has named Magnus Kastner as executive vice president and managing director in Northern Europe.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment is ready for a banner year with a number of new and returning shows leading its licensing pushes.
Ludorum has appointed Jantar Projekt to manage the licensing of its Chuggington preschool brand in Central and Eastern Europe.
In preparation for the 25th anniversary of the Mr. Bean brand in 2015, Tiger Aspect Productions has appointed two new licensing agents.
Coolabi has picked Character Options to be the master toy partner for its upcoming remake of the classic British animated series “Clangers.”
PVH’s Tommy Hilfiger Group is planning a new capsule collection created in collaboration with actress and musician Zooey Deschanel.
DRG presented the new U.K. series “Babylon,” which takes a wry look at a modern police force, at NATPE Miami this week in Florida.
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