Universal Partnership & Licensing’s franchise-based business model is driving big returns for the company, both in brand loyalty and revenue.
Fit For Sport has joined forces with Saban’s Power Rangers emPOWER program in the U.K. to launch a fitness guide to help children "power up."
DHX Brands has launched a major U.K. brand awareness initiative to help promote its new In the Night Garden website and app.
Psycho Bunny has tapped A Squared Entertainment to extend its men's apparel brand into new categories, new demographics and new territories.
Preparations for the 20th anniversary of Guess How Much I Love You in 2015 are well underway, with Walker Books adding two new licensees for the brand.
Hoho Entertainment is teaming up with Martin Gates Productions and Cloth Cat Animation to develop a new animated TV series based on The Wind in the Willows.
Ireland's An Post has issued a collectible four-stamp set celebrating video game icons Nintendo’s Mario and SEGA’ s Sonic the Hedgehog.
Rocket Licensing has brokered a deal that will see the Very Hungry Caterpillar featured in an on-pack promotion of Cawston Press fruit juices.
The Freestyle Football Federation has commissioned Northern Creative Studio to create a team of animated characters to promote the fast-growing sport.
Tubby Brands, creator of the board game Convoy: The Card Strategy Game, has launched a crowd-funding campaign on the U.K. for the North West Ambulance Charity.
Kate Spade New York and Jack Spade are making their first foray into childrenswear with a new limited edition line of apparel and accessories at GapKids.
Big Tent Entertainment has signed a long-term deal with HNJ jewelry to create jewelry featuring Domo.
Playing card company Cartamundi U.K. has made two new additions to its sales and marketing team.
Actress and mother-to-be Jennifer Love Hewitt is working on two babies at the moment–her first child and a new apparel collection.
Egmont is bringing its international children's publishing activities together under a new management structure.
Coolabi has tapped the publisher Kennedy Enterprises to launch a new standalone Poppy Cat magazine in the U.K.
Nurture Rights has engaged The Little Big Partnership to create digital offerings for its new preschool brand, Dinosaur Roar!.
Simba has launched the first range of Sendokai Champions toys in Spain.
Viacom International Media Networks has named Magnus Kastner as executive vice president and managing director in Northern Europe.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment is ready for a banner year with a number of new and returning shows leading its licensing pushes.
Ludorum has appointed Jantar Projekt to manage the licensing of its Chuggington preschool brand in Central and Eastern Europe.
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