As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Cupcake Digital has released its second Strawberry Shortcake app–“Strawberry Shortcake Berryfest Princess.
Walls 360 has created a line of on-demand wall graphics for the Nicktoons series, “Rob Dyrdek’s Wild Grinders.”
JCB Kids and Amscan have signed a multi-year deal for a complete range of My First JCB-branded partyware.
In Small Packages is planning a new line of necklaces featuring the artwork of Jennie Cooley.
Endemol is investing an initial €30 million into a new global venture to build on its existing digital video operations, Endemol Beyond.
The NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Group has acquired full ownership of the 24-hour preschool network Sprout.
Body Glove International has teamed up with Plangea to create a new line of pet products featuring the water sports and outdoor brand.
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 Winterthur Museum Garden & Library in Delaware will play host to Downton’s Abbey’s Crawleys, or a least some of their clothes, in 2014 and 2015.
More than 50 percent of holiday shoppers have already begun their search and more consumers than ever before will turn to gift cards this year.
Lima Sky’s Doodle Jump property is making the leap from mobile to console with a new handheld version set to publish on Nintendo’s 3DS and DS systems.
Dark Horse has added to its line of Game of Thrones collectible figures, created in partnership with HBO Global Licensing.
Egmont U.K. has signed on as publishing partner for the mobile game “My Singing Monsters,” developed by Big Blue Bubble.
Feld Entertainment has unveiled the first details about its upcoming live action arena event “Marvel Universe LIVE!.”
Fan Ink Limited has signed on to create a line of novelty products for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.
Mind Candy, the entertainment firm behind Moshi Monsters, and Carte Blanche Group are teaming for a range of plush and gifting collectibles.
Energizer Holdings has tapped Custom Accessories Europe for a new line of automobile power products.
Town and Country Living has created a new collection of home furnishings based on the A&E reality show, “Duck Dynasty.”
V&S Entertainment has inked a new confectionary deal for its preschool series “Everything’s Rosie” in Italy with partner Nestle.
Mercis bv, 6Sales and Big Tent Entertainment have tapped The Orchard to distribute the new, full-length feature film Miffy The Movie.
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