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.
BBC Worldwide U.K. has appointed Golden Bear Toys as the master toy partner for the first-ever range of CBeebies toys.
Tele Images, a Zodiak Media company, has appointed Gladys Morchoisne as senior vice president of animation.
Disney U.K. and Harrods are planning to launch the Cinderella-inspired Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique at the department store later this month.
Toys ‘R’ Us has appointed Wolfgang Link as president of Toys ‘R’ Us Europe and Jacobo Caller as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Iberia.
The winners of the first-ever Progressive Preschool Awards were announced in London this week.
Atlantyca Entertainment’s licensing partner BRB Internacional has inked a new deal with Librodivo for a line of Geronimo Stilton board games.
Imira Entertainment has launched a library of five new apps based on its animated series, “Sandra, The Fairytale Detective.”
Nickelodeon U.K. has picked up Rainbow’s girls’ series “Mia and me” for broadcast in the U.K. and Ireland.
On Nov. 8, the U.K.’s Channel 5 named the greatest kids’ TV shows from the past 60 years, with many licensed brands finding their way onto the list.
Studio 100 Film made a slew of sales for two of its upcoming feature-length films during its debut appearance at ARM this week.
Rocket Licensing has announced two new licensees for The World of Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar in the U.K.
Viacom International Media Networks has named Oliver Nitz as senior vice president of mobile brand licensing.
Brand Extensions Russia has negotiated a deal with Academy Group for a line of stationery featuring the Kimmidoll brand in Russia and the CIS.
Viacom International Media Networks has named Magnus Kastner as executive vice president and managing director in Northern Europe.
DHX Media has appointed Icon Promotions as its new licensing and merchandising in Russia.
The European film/TV group, StudioCanal has extended its partnership with Creative Licensing Corporation.
Video game publisher Konami Digital Entertainment has appointed Sandra Arcan as senior manager of licensing and merchandising, EMEA.
Dennis the Menace is helping teach kids about bicycle safety in a new U.K. campaign from Brake, the road safety charity.
Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products has appointed its first-ever Moscow-based licensing executive ? Petia Toncheva, senior licensing manager, Russia and CIS.
AG Properties continues to expand the Strawberry Shortcake brand in Europe with a series of new deals in Italy.
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