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.
Zeamu Music, the newly launched music label specifically for children ages 4 to 11, is presenting its new brand this weekend at MIPJunior.
Sonic the Hedgehog will return to television in his first-ever CG-animated series, set to debut in fall 2014.
Entertainment One Family has secured a host of new broadcast deals across Central Eastern Europe.
eOne is unveiling its debut range of products for the classic publishing property, Janet and John, at Brand Licensing Europe.
Elite Sports Propertieshas teamed up with Aardman Animations for a joint licensing program featuring Shaun the Sheep and he 2015 Rugby World Cup.
Sanrio has partnered with the Designers Guild in the U.K. to launch an exclusive collaborative collection featuring Hello Kitty.
France will be the next stop on the European mall tour for Saban Brands’ Power Rangers, which will begin its French leg today at Kid Expo in Paris.
BBC is bringing back the classic animated preschool show “Clangers” after 45 years.
Planeta Junior has renewed its contract to represent selected works from the photographer Bernard of Hollywood.
HIT Entertainment has launched the Thomas & Friends Tracks4Thomas U.K. holiday charity campaign, in partnership with Hamleys.
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