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Imira Entertainment has taken worldwide distribution rights (excluding Austria and China) for the live-action series "Austrian Tom Turbo" (188 x 26).
Viacom has licensed some of its Nickelodeon shows to third-party stations across Europe this summer.
U.K. trade distributors John Hornby Skewes and Nickelodeon will launch a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles musical instruments line in the fall.
Discovery Consumer Products has renewed its longstanding direct-to-retail partnership with Toys 'R' Us U.S. and Toys 'R' Us Australia.
Pop icon Britney Spears is planning a line of sleepwear apparel called The Intimate Britney Spears with retail partner Change Lingerie.
The U.K.'s Institute of Contemporary Arts and Polka Children’s Theater are planning special events to celebrate the 100th birthday of Moomin creator Tove Jansson.
SmileyWorld, OuiDo! Productions and international brand manager PGS are teaming up to launch an original, animated TV series for kids 4- to 7-years-old featuring the Smiley brand.
“Tree Fu Tom” will take to the U.K. stage in 2015, in a deal between Fremantle Media Kids & Family Entertainment and Premier Stage Productions.
Hoho Rights has appointed Active Merchandising to represent its preschool property Cloudbabies in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
License! Global, the official publication of Brand Licensing Europe, is calling for news for its exclusive Show Daily magazines.
Santoro of London has announced a series of new deals for its art property Gorjuss.
Jeffrey Katzenberg, CEO of DreamWorks, has been named MIPCOM 2013’s Personality of the Year.
Santoro has signed two new licensees for Mirabelle, and added to a line of agendas for the art brand.
Outfit7 has expanded its European management team to oversee the global licensing for Talking Tom and Talking Friends.
The Topps Company has released a digital trading card game featuring Barclays Premier League football players.
Sony Computer Entertainment Europe has signed a multi-property licensing agreement with the apparel brand Insert Coin.
The characters of Sanrio’s Mr. Men Little Miss brand are making a stop at the toy department of the Galeries Lafayette in Paris this month.
Zeptolab’s Cut the Rope app brand has launched in Spain and Portugal through a back-to-school promotion at El Corte Ingles.
Coty has announced that Rimmel London is planning a capsule makeup collection with British pop star Rita Ora.
German channel KIKA has picked up Animaccord Animation Studios’ “Masha and the Bear.”
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