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.
Space Enterprises preschool series “The Hive” has been picked up by a number of new broadcasters.
European and Asian licensing agent Performance Brands has created a new division, PB Digital, which will focus on digital, toys, promotions and publishing.
Asda and the Mrs. Brown’s Boys brand broke a Guinness World Record last week, with the unveiling of the biggest onesie in the world.
Gifting company Star has signed on to create a new line of products for Studio 100’s Maya the Bee in Italy, in a deal brokered by Planeta Junior Italia.
Beauty company Coty has acquired Lena White, the largest international distributor of OPI, one of Coty's power brands.
King Features has renewed it agreement with Iron Gut Publishing for limited edition collectible artwork featuring Betty Boop in the U.K.
Penguin Random House U.K. is creating one, combined children's division, following the two publishers’ merger in late 2012.
Starz will debut the new original drama series, "Power," starring rapper 50 Cent exclusively at MIPTV in April.
Portmeirion is planning two new lines of children’s mealtime products featuring Mattel’s Thomas the Tank Engine and Entertainment One’s Peppa Pig.
Gaumont Animation new CGI remake of the animated series “Calimero” is set to premiere in France on TF1 Feb. 9.
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