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.
Aadarsh has appointed Kaynak Holding to represent its Indian educational brand Purple Turtle in Turkey.
Burton Snowboards has unveiled the 2014 U.S. team uniforms that will be worn by the U.S. snowboarding team at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Felicity Wishes has teamed up with the U.K. children’s charity Dreams Come True to help kids across England get access to palliative care.
GP Flair will handle U.K. and Ireland distribution for The Bridge Direct’s brand-new range of WWE construction figures and play sets.
Alton Towers Resort has unveiled additional details of the rides, attractions and characters that will be featured in its new CBeebies Land area.
The Aird Group’s Japanese-inspired lifestyle brand Kimmidoll is ringing in the New Year with a trio of licensees for toys, health and beauty and apparel.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has teamed up with Playmobil in the U.K. to help the brand celebrate its 40th anniversary and capitalize on its new TV show.
U.K. Toy Fair took place in London last week, with top toymakers from around world presenting a new offerings and brands.
Pukeko Pictures is expanding the presence of its The WotWots brand in Turkish and Russian markets in a new homewares deal with Zorluteks Textile.
Coolabi has appointed Gemma as its new strategic partner for the U.K. social expression brand Purple Ronnie.
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