As one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment licensors, HIT is taking its coveted portfolio of brands to new and different places.
Mind Candy has appointed Penny Handscomb as its new chief people officer to lead the company’s human resources department.
The Juilliard School in New York City has teamed up with Connections Education to launch Juilliard e-Learning online courses.
Following a series of new TV sales, Chocolate Liberation Front has announced the release of a new app for its series “The Adventures of Figaro Pho.”
The newly rebranded Gaumont Animation (formerly Alphanim) has partnered with BulkyPix to launch an app featuring its Calimero brand.
Planeta Junior Italy has announced a new partnership with the Nestle Group for chocolate Easter eggs featuring the new TV series “Maya the Bee.”
The World Wildlife Fund and Earth Hour have named Zinkia Entertainment’s Pocoyo as the global kids’ ambassador for Earth Hour 2013.
Easter spending is expected to remain flat this year with total spending expected to reach an estimated $17.2 billion, according to the National Retail Federation.
The U.K.'s Channel 5 has announced plans to air Viacom's preschool series, “Bubble Guppies” with Nickelodeon planning a product roll out this fall.
Fox International’s BabyTV channel has announced its first two apparel deals for children’s clothing in Latin America.
Namco Bandai has teamed up with Poetic Gem for a range of nightwear featuring the classic video game “Pac-Man.”
Nelvana is planning three new themed seasons of “Beyblade” and the new show “Trucktown.”
Endemol U.K. has appointed David Flynn as chief creative officer.
Lewis Stark of the firm EisnerAmper discusses the import of royalty auditing and contract compliance to the licensing industry, in particular how to protect intellectual property.
Saban Brands has announced a series of new additions to its Vortexx programming block on the CW.
Paramount Licensing has announced a full slate of licensing partners for its upcoming film World War Z, which opens in theaters Friday.
Penguin Children’s has taken digital, film/TV and merchandising rights for art licensing company MGL’s Marsh Mellow brand.
Cartoon Network is taking The Collectives TV series “The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange” to primetime.
Atlanta-based Brand Licensing Team has partnered with Hasbro for food and beverage extensions for various Hasbro properties.
World-renowned actress, fashion icon and entrepreneur Gwyneth Paltrow delivered a keynote address on June 18 at Licensing Expo 2013.
SEGA Europe has renewed its apparel license with gaming clothing specialist Insert Coin.
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