What started as a small TV production business has now grown into one of the world’s largest independent family entertainment companies with a major position in live action and kids’ animation.
V&S Entertainment has tapped Daredevil Development to create a game app for its preschool series, “Everything’s Rosie.”
Viz Media Europe and Média-Particiaptions have joined forces to launch the largest European SVOD anime website.
Friderico Gatti is joining Russian licensing agency Megalicense International as its new chief executive officer.
England's Football Association is prepping for the World Cup by extending its agreement with Poetic Gem for apparel.
Hoho Rights will launch its new girls’ fashion brand Mimi & Bibi at Brand Licensing Europe in London this October.
Zeptolab’s Cut the Rope app brand has launched in Spain and Portugal through a back-to-school promotion at El Corte Ingles.
Sparkle World, is making its first foray into licensing in partnership with the clothing brand Horses With Attitude.
Rovio Entertainment has launched a new learning concept based on the Angry Birds brand and Finnish educational standards.
Backstage Licensing has negotiated a month-long promotion with Carrefour in Italy to promote Smurfs 2.
CreaCon Group, creators of the “City of Friends” preschool series, has appointed media executive Harold Sletten as CEO.
Simon and Schuster Children’s Books plans to re-launch the book brand Miffy in February 2014.
The Pokémon Company International has tapped Sun City for Pokémon-branded apparel in Europe.
Icon Promotion, part of the Simba Dickie Group, has signed the first deal for Popcorn the Bear in Russia.
Santoro has added to the roster for its art brand Gorjuss with the continuation of its apparel partnership with Benetton.
Zodiak Kids has appointed Henrietta Garnett as senior licensing manager.
Viacom International Media Networks is expanding its coverage across CEE and has signed a slew of new international broadcast deals.
Technicolor and Mercury Filmworks are bringing its newest animated preschool series “Chamelia” to this year’s MIPJunior.
ITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures have revealed the voice cast for “Thunderbirds Are Go!,” a remake of the classic series.
Big Tent Entertainment has added four new partners in the U.K., Benelux and France for its character Domo.
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