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Christine Thomas, senior licensing executive, Entertainment One U.K. is the first recipient of LIMA U.K.’s Rising Star Award 2014.
Carte Blanche Group has signed a global licensing deal with Ashleigh Butler and Roar Global to develop the Pudsey the Dog brand.
U.K. company Coolabi Group has secured six new licensees for CBeebies' long-running animation series, “Clangers.”
Temple Street Productions has brought on Striker Entertainment as the worldwide (excluding Canada) licensing agent for its hit TV series "Orphan Black."
Imira Entertainment has taken worldwide distribution rights (excluding Austria and China) for the live-action series "Austrian Tom Turbo" (188 x 26).
Viacom has licensed some of its Nickelodeon shows to third-party stations across Europe this summer.
U.K. trade distributors John Hornby Skewes and Nickelodeon will launch a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles musical instruments line in the fall.
Discovery Consumer Products has renewed its longstanding direct-to-retail partnership with Toys 'R' Us U.S. and Toys 'R' Us Australia.
Pop icon Britney Spears is planning a line of sleepwear apparel called The Intimate Britney Spears with retail partner Change Lingerie.
The U.K.'s Institute of Contemporary Arts and Polka Children’s Theater are planning special events to celebrate the 100th birthday of Moomin creator Tove Jansson.
CreaCon Group is continuing to build the licensing program for its series “City of Friends” with a new toy partner.
Nerd Corps’ “Slugterra” premiered on Channel 5 last Saturday, expanding the show’s U.K. presence.
The watchmaker Bulova has become the official timekeeper of the English Premier League football club Manchester United.
Santoro has announced a series of new partners and products for its Gorjuss art line.
The Husqvarna Group has appointed Golden Goose as the U.K. licensing agent for its Flymo gardening brand.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment, has announced a new U.K. distribution deal for Babar games and puzzles.
CreaCon Group, creators of the “City of Friends” preschool series, has appointed media executive Harold Sletten as CEO.
Peppa Pig, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Britvic, Man U and 1D were among the big winners at The Licensing Awards Tuesday.
Ludorum has launched a new website for its preschool series “Chuggington.”
Character Options has unveiled the spring toy collection for Electronic Arts' app brand Plants vs. Zombies.
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