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.
Early Bird Licensing has signed on to represent the soccer brand Paris Saint Germain in the Nordic market.
Indian preschool brand Purple Turtle has appointed The Licensing Group as its agent in North America.
Aurora World is expanding the YooHoo & Friends brand with a range of new partners in toys, publishing and digital.
DRG has launched a game app for the new ITV game show, “Catch Phrase,” a revival of the popular show from the ’80s.
Mind Candy has renewed its partnership with Toys ‘R’ Us in the U.K., securing prime store placement for Moshi Monsters.
DCD Publishing has signed on to represent Jack Monroe, author of the successful budget food blog “A Girl called Jack.”
Coolabi has added a trio of new licensees for its preschool series “Poppy Cat.”
Pedigree Books is planning a series of annuals featuring The Collective’s web series “Annoying Orange.”
Nickelodeon is consolidating its presence in Central and Eastern Europe with localized channels in Serbia and Slovenia.
U.K. Disney Stores are hosting Marvel Training Academy events this month, as Iron Man 3 reigns at the box office.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. has partnered with Park Leisure to create a range of outdoor play equipment featuring DC Super Heroes and Looney Tunes characters.
U.K. publisher Pedigree Books is planning to include free character masks with all of its 2014 annuals.
The design house Santoro has appointed Backstage Licensing to represent its Gorjuss art brand in Italy.
Rocket Licensing has appointed License to PR to help promote the 45th anniversary of The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
BBC Worldwide has announced a master toy licensee and new publishing partners for its preschool series “Sarah & Duck.”
Pedigree Books is adding a new augmented reality feature to its Gaming and New Media 2014 annuals.
Discovery Enterprises International has unveiled an exclusive e-commerce platform for its TV channel DMAX in Germany.
The Power Rangers are celebrating their 20th anniversary in style with a flash mob battle at Japan Expo in Paris.
Viacom International Media Networks has signed its first-ever mobile deal in Romania to bring MTV content to consumers in the country.
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