Brand Licensing Europe 2014 expects to top last year’s record-breaking attendance with even more features and new brands on the floor.
Vu Bui, chief operating officer at Mojang, the company behind the video game “Minecraft,” will give a keynote address at BLE next week in London.
Aardman has signed a number of new deals for its global brand Shaun the Sheep across a host of core categories.
HIT Entertainment, a subsidiary of Mattel, has appointed Lappset to design and build branded activity attractions for its top brands.
Viz Media has acquired TV, DVD/Bluray, video-on-demand and merchandising rights to the TV series “Terraformars” for Europe.
Broadcasters in Finland are cozying up to Nickelodeon’s kids’ content.
Platinum Films has signed a deal with Cartoon Network to air “Matt Hatter Chronicles” in the Middle East, Africa and Southern Europe.
The animated series “Calimero” will be back on TV via Super RTL in Germany starting Oct. 6.
Plug-in Media’s first original IP project, “Tee and Mo,” has been bought by CBeebies.
ZDF Enterprises has made a number of new sales for its preschool series “Q Pootle 5.”
As BLE gears up for the biggest event in its 16-year history, the show has unveiled a full roster of educational sessions, celebrity appearances and brand showcases.
Attendees at MIPJunior this weekend will have the opportunity to attend a licensing seminar featuring executives from Mattel and Nickelodeon.
Viz Media Europe is featuring its new series “Tenkai Knights” this week at MIPJunior and MIPCOM in Cannes, France.
Peanuts character Snoopy is traveling across Germany in a series of live events as part of a brand alliance with the aide organization Ein Herz für Kinder.
Paper Island has teamed up with Hemingway Designs for a new collection featuring the John Hinde archive.
FremantleMedia Kids & Family Entertainment has added two new licensees and two publishing partners for “Strange Hill High.”
Zodiak Kids is bringing the CBeebies star Mister Maker to Butlins holiday resorts over the next two years.
Iconix Europe has unveiled a new partnership between Badgely Mischka and the German department store Karstadt for Belle Badgley Mischka.
Family-owned French winery Grands Vins de Bordeaux has released a new line of vino inspired by the ITV period drama “Downton Abbey.”
Flying Bark Productions will co-produce the new of “Heidi” television series with France’s Studio 100 Animation.
Nurture Rights has appointed Paul Lamond Games as the U.K. licensee for Dinosaur Roar! puzzles and games.
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