Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Kip & Sew, the new premium sub-brand of licensee Character World, is planning luxury bedding ranges featuring Disney and Marvel characters in the U.K.
Three new Doctor Who products are now available in the U.K. from scarf retailer Lovarzi, in partnership with BBC Worldwide.
Pepsi has unveiled its latest fashion collaboration, called The Pulse of New Talent, created in collaboration with Vogue Italia magazine.
Biscuiteers has signed a delicious deal with Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. and Ireland for a range of iced biscuits, cupcakes and cakes.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is making a stop at Build-A-Bear Workshops this holiday season, in a new line of customizable plush.
British animation company Smallfilms and its licensing agent Coolabi have launched the first official licensed Bagpuss game app.
Lawless Entertainment has introduced Bonnie Boat & Friends, an all-new original preschool brand for animated series co-production and licensing.
Manchester United has entered a multi-year partnership with IVC to create a line of branded wellness products in China.
The Beano has created a bespoke 32-page collector’s edition comic book that will be available exclusively in the The Daily Mirror and Trinity Mirror Nov. 1.
A line of brand-new collectible Sindy dolls from Robert Tonner will make its retail debut at Harrods later this month, in a deal negotiated by Bulldog Licensing.
Nelvana Enterprises has signed a number of international broadcasting deals for its “Beywarriors Beyraiderz” TV series.
Mike Young, CEO, and Liz Young, president, of the U.S.-based Moonscoop, have regained 100 percent ownership of the company.
Zodiak Kids has sold its kids’ detective series, “Sally Bollywood,” to a raft of broadcasters worldwide.
Entertainment One is kicking off 2014 with a lineup of new products for its hit property Peppa Pig.
Viacom International Media Networks has launched two new localized versions of its Paramount Channel in Russia and Hungary.
Nick Jr. Italy has picked up 9 Story Entertainment’s preschool series “Daniel Tiger’s Neighbourhood.”
DHX Media has signed a number of deals with broadcasters in the Middle East and Central and Eastern Europe, as well as Turkey.
Ankama’s TV series “DOFUS: Kerub’s Bazaar” (52x13), based on the popular online role-playing game, has been picked up in Italy by K2.
Moshi Monsters has teamed with the marine conservation charity Sea Life for a series of live events across the U.K. this year.
Gaumont Animation has appointed Giochi Preziosi as a master toy licensee for its Calimero brand.
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