As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Hasbro has appointed Brand is-Real to boost the presence of Littlest Pet Shop, My Little Pony, Transformers and Furby in Israel.
Henson Independent Properties has acquired global rights outside of Asia to D&H’s children’s brand I Love Egg.
In celebration of the 50th anniversary of Mustang, Ford is creating a custom logo that will be used exclusively by 50 select licensees.
Disney and Pixar are celebrating the U.K. launch of the new Silver Series Cars products with a tour of toy stores in the U.K.
Video game publisher Konami Digital Entertainment has appointed Sandra Arcan as senior manager of licensing and merchandising, EMEA.
Abrams Books has announced plans for a simultaneous release of the eighth book in Jeff Kinney’s bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series.
As theaters ready for the film adaptation of The Great Gatsby, The Saturday Evening Post is readying a new Fitzgerald book.
iStoryTime has launched “The Croods Movie Storybook” app for both iOS and Android devices.
Image licensing agency Trunk Archive has added the work of fashion photographer and director Mikael Jansson to its portfolio.
Stan Lee Comics has announced plans to offer “Stan Lee’s Mighty 7” as a movie trilogy at MipTV this April.
Spanish licensee Giromax has announced plans for a series of new product for the Smurfs, Trash Pack and Doreaemon brands.
Lisle International has announced three new partners for the app brand Temple Runin the U.K. and Europe.
Eureka!, the U.K.’s National Children’s Museum, has appointed Pink Key Consulting as its exclusive licensing agent.
Santoro continues to add to its roster of European partners for the art brand Gorjuss.
The Collective has partnered with HarperCollins Children’s Books for a series of books inspired by The Annoying Orange.
McFarlane Toys has released a third action figure line for AMC’s “The Walking Dead.”
Babies ‘R’ Us and WhatToExpect.com have entered into a strategic partnership to combine their content and retail resources.
The Joester Loria Group has announced three new promotions in sales and brand management.
Coolabi has teamed up with the U.K. conservation charity the Woodland Trust for a new outdoor campaign featuring Poppy Cat.
Starz has picked up FremantleMedia’s “Bindi’s Bootcamp” and will begin airing the live-action kids’ series on Starz Kids & Family channel May 1.
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