With the series' 50th anniversary in full swing, the BBC's iconic sci-fi franchise celebrates five decades as a global phenomenon and brand licensing juggernaut.
Nickelodeon has picked up 40 episodes of the game show “Go Viral” (working title) from Ryan Seacrest Productions.
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.
Feld Motor Sports and Fox Sports have signed a five-year agreement to broadcast Feld’s motor sports stadium and arena events.
Sprout has announced plans to add the new recurring segment “Dial Darryl” to its preschool series, “The Sunny Side Up Show.”
Studio 100 Film made a slew of sales for two of its upcoming feature-length films during its debut appearance at ARM this week.
Tommy Bahama has inked a new deal with Oriental Weavers to create multiple collections of indoor and outdoor area rugs.
NECA has partnered with 343 Industries for a new global merchandise program featuring the “Halo” video game franchise.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer has added another new licensee as it gears up for the 50th anniversary in 2014.
The Toy Industry Association will induct five new members into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame next February.
Nickelodeon and Fila have teamed up to create two limited-edition sneaker styles inspired by the heroes of the new "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" series and its villain Shredder.
Endemol is re-organizing its commercial brands business, replacing the Endemol Worldwide Brands division with a group-wide commercial board of senior executives.
Planeta Junior Italia has signed a deal with La Sirena Cicoccolato for chocolate Easter eggs featuring its brand Magiki.
Coolabi has signed two new partners for the classic British property Bagpuss on behalf of brand owners Smallfilms and Peter Firmin.
Just over a month after completing its acquisition of HMX Group, Authentic Brands Group has announced the acquisition of three new brands?Judith Leiber, Adrienne Vittadini and Taryn Rose, according to Women?s Wear Daily.
NECA has unveiled its new line of toys featuring Hello Kitty and other top Sanrio characters.
BBC Worldwide has also picked up global merchandising and TV distribution rights (outside of the U.K. and Canada) to the new prehistoric preschool series "Dinopaws."
DHX Media's new preschool series "Ella the Elephant" (26 x 30) has been sold to the dedicated kid's channel Yumurcak TV in Turkey.
Traci Paige Johnson, creator of the preschool series "Blue's Clues," and feature film producer Caroline Baron have teamed up to launch Yummico, a new interactive children's media company.
Disney Interactive has named Evite as the exclusive online party invitation partner for its website Spoonful.com.
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