As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
HIT Entertainment and Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana have greenlit a second season of their preschool series, “Mike the Knight.”
The Jim Henson Company has finalized multiple international sales for “Dinosaur Train” and “Sid the Science Kid.”
BBC America has been awarded an Institutional Peabody in the 72nd Annual Peabody Awards for its “Doctor Who” series.
Discovery Networks has announced plans to launch its female-oriented network TLC in the U.K. and Ireland on April 30.
Zodiak Kids has announced the launch of Marathon Media's new production “Lolirock.”
AT New Media and Virtual World Licensing have teamed up to create a new consultancy service designed to help brands enter the world of toy licensing.
U.K. construction equipment manufacturer JCB is building the presence of its kids’ toys line with the Fresh Air campaign this spring.
McFarlane Toys has released a third action figure line for AMC’s “The Walking Dead.”
New York City retailer Yellow Rat Bastard has created a Domo-themed area in its SoHo store.
Ideas at Work continues to bolster the program for Olly the Little White Van with the launch of a U.K. publishing program and new app.
Zen Studios is releasing the new game app "Star Wars Pinball" this month, under license from LucasArts.
The National Basketball Association, Sean John and Macy's have teamed up in a multi-year agreement that will feature themed events at Macy's stores across the U.S.
Amazon Studios, the production arm of Amazon.com, has greenlit five children's test pilots for production.
V&S Entertainment has partnered with Avanquest Software Publishing for a Nintendo DS game based on its preschool property, Everything's Rosie.
FremantleMedia has announced plans to replace its Enterprises arm with a new, stand-alone, global division focused on distribution and kids & family entertainment.
CCTV 11 in China has bought Pukeko Pictures' "The WotWots" and plans to begin airing the preschool series early this year on its programming block, Happy Playhouse.
Brand Licensing Europe has announced its Retail Mentoring Programme for 2013 with more resources and new features for buyers interested in learning about licensing.
Planeta Junior has appointed Diego Ibáñez to the newly created role of international commercial director.
Paul Dempsey, incoming president of global markets at BBC Worldwide, has announced the senior team that will be joining him in the newly reorganized division.
Infant product manufacturer Munchkin has introduced its first line of cleaning products in partnership with Church & Dwight’s Arm & Hammer baking soda.
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