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.
Zodiak Kids CP, Paris’ Saddle Club brand (a.k.a. Grand Galop) co-sponsored the French equestrian event, Salon du Cheval de Paris, Saturday.
Brand Licensing Europe marked its 15th year with a bang, debuting a new show floor layout and hosting more visitors at London’s Olympia than ever before.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. has rolled out a series of U.K. retail promotions in support of The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
The WWE is readying for the launch its new 24/7 streaming network, which will be available online and through the WWE app Feb. 24.
DreamWorks Classics has inked a series of global broadcasting deals for the animated series “Team Franco.”
The winners of the sixth annual Toy Fair Best New Toy Awards were announced Tuesday on the first day of the U.K. Toy Fair in London.
Team! Licensing has signed a series of new partners for the Peanuts brand in Germany.
Lucasfilm Animation gave the world its first look at the newest “Star Wars Rebels” character at the Nuremberg Toy Fair.
Augmented reality and licensed toys were in the spotlight at the U.K. Toy Fair in London Jan. 20-22.
Entertainment One has opened its British film property Nativity for licensing, with the third film in the series slated for November.
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